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" I am clear that one of two courses should be adopted: First, to concentrate all our available forces to open communications with Pope; Second, to leave Pope to get out of his scrape, and at once use all our means to make the capital perfectly safe. "
Letter of the Secretary of War, Transmitting Report on the Organization of ... - Page 178
1864 - 242 pages
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The Strategy of Robert E. Lee

John Joseph Bowen - United States - 1914 - 256 pages
...concentrate all our available forces to open communication with Pope; second, to leave Pope to get out of his scrape and at once use all our means to make the capital perfectly safe. . . . " GEO. B. MCCLELLAN, " Major General." " CENTERVILLE, August 31, 1862. " Our troops are all here...
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The Strategy of Robert E. Lee

John Joseph Bowen - United States - 1914 - 256 pages
...concentrate all our available forces to open communication with Pope; second, to leave Pope to get out of his scrape and at once use all our means to make the capital perfectly safe. . . . " CEO. B. McCLELLAN, " Major General." " CENTERVILLE, August 31, 1862. " Our troops are all here...
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Congressional Serial Set

United States - 1916
...concentrate all our available forces to open communication with Pope; second, to leave Pope to get out of his scrape, and at once use all our means to make the capital perfectly safe. No middle course will now answer. Tell me what you wish me to do, and I will do all in my power to accomplish...
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The Military Policy of the United States

Emory Upton, Joseph Prentiss Sanger, William Dorrance Beach, Charles Dudley Rhodes - United States - 1917 - 495 pages
...the capital perfectly safe. No middle course will now answer. Tell me what you wish mo to do, and 1 will do all in my power to accomplish it. I wish to...what my orders and authority are. I ask for nothing, but will obey whatever orders you give. I only ask a prompt decision that I may at once give the necessary...
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The Civil War in America, Volume 2

Walter Gaston Shotwell - United States - 1923
...concentrate all our available forces to open communication with Pope ; second, to leave Pope to get out of his scrape, and at once use all our means to make the capital perfectly safe.' It was apparent what his advice would be ' to leave Pope to get out of his scrape.' The wrong of such...
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The Grateful Elephant: And Other Stories Translated from the Pāli

Eugene Watson Burlingame - Animals - 1923 - 172 pages
...wise boar told him the whole story. Then the monkey did reverence to the wise boar, and said to him : "Tell me what you wish me to do, and I will do it." The wise boar replied: "I wish only to have my body restored to me like as it was before, and...
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Hindu Myths: A Sourcebook

Hindu mythology - 1975 - 358 pages
...perform a task which you ought to do. When it is done, it will bring great merit to you.' Agni said, 'Tell me what you wish me to do and I will do it thoroughly, O gods. I will fulfil your command; do not worry about this.'i6 Agni seduces the sages'...
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Buddhist Parables

Eugene Watson Burlingame - Religion - 1922 - 348 pages
...wise boar told him the whole story. Then the monkey did reverence to the wise boar, and said to him : "Tell me what you wish me to do, and I will do it." The wise boar replied : "I wish only to have my body restored to me like as it was before, and...
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Lincoln's Generals

Civil War Institute Gettysburg College Gabor S. Boritt Director - History - 1994 - 272 pages
...to the president that the course of action he favored was "To leave Pope to get out of his scrape & at once use all our means to make the Capital perfectly safe." A newspaperman at the White House would report that he had never seen the president "so wrathful as...
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Recollected Words of Abraham Lincoln

Don Fehrenbacher, Virginia Fehrenbacher - History - 1996 - 648 pages
...Collected Works, V, 155. 21o. McClellan's actual phrasing was: "To leave Pope to get out of his scrape & at once use all our means to make the Capital perfectly safe." McClellan-1, 416. 2n. Collected Works, V, 442-43, 508-9. 2n. The word "live" appears in the manuscript...
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