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A. P. Hill action advance appeared approach arms army arrived artillery Ashby attack Banks batteries battle body bridge brigade Captain cavalry charge close Colonel column command Confederate continued corps crossed defeat determined direction division drive enemy enemy's engaged entire eyes face fall Federal forces fell field fighting fire flank followed formed forward front give ground guns hand heavy held Hill hold horse hour infantry Jackson looked loss Manassas McClellan miles military morning moved movement nearly never night North officer once opened passed person pieces portion position present pressed rapidly reached rear received regiments remained rest result retired retreat Richmond river road says seemed seen sent side soldier soon South Southern Stonewall Stuart success thing tion took town troops turned valley Virginia whole Winchester woods wounded
第 98 頁 - MY DEAR SIR: — You and I have distinct and different plans for a movement of the Army of the Potomac — yours to be down the Chesapeake, up the Rappahannock to Urbana, and across land to the terminus of the railroad on the York River; mine to move directly to a point on the railroad southwest of Manassas. If you will give me satisfactory answers to the following questions, I shall gladly yield my plan to yours.
第 560 頁 - Of all the dispositions and habits which lead to political prosperity, religion and morality are indispensable supports. In vain would that man claim the tribute of patriotism, who should labor to subvert these great pillars of human happiness, these firmest props of the duties of men and citizens.
第 136 頁 - From lightning and tempest; from plague, pestilence, and famine; from battle and murder, and from sudden death, , Good Lord, deliver us.
第 438 頁 - Let us cross over the river, and rest under the shade of the trees...
第 354 頁 - President directs that you cross the Potomac and give battle to the enemy, or drive him south. Your army must move now, while the roads are good.
第 248 頁 - The strongest position a soldier should desire to occupy is one from which he can most easily advance against the enemy.
第 434 頁 - I have just received your note, informing me that you were wounded. I cannot express my regret at the occurrence. Could I have directed events, I should have chosen, for the good of the country, to have been disabled in your stead. I congratulate you upon the victory which is due to your skill and energy.
第 167 頁 - Ashby bore to my command, for most of the previous twelve months, will justify me in saying that, as a partisan officer, I never knew his superior. His daring was proverbial, his powers of endurance almost incredible, his tone of character heroic, and his sagacity almost intuitive in divining the purposes and movements of the enemy.
第 389 頁 - ... and the executive government of the united states including the military and naval authority thereof will recognize and maintain the freedom of such persons and will do no act or acts to repress such persons or any of them in any efforts they may make for their actual freedom...