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" I think it best for you to know that there are some things in regard to which I am not quite satisfied with you. I believe you to be a brave and skilful soldier, which, of course, I like. I also believe you do not mix politics with your profession, in... "
Chancellorsville: Lee's Greatest Battle - Page 6
by Edward James Stackpole - 1988 - 398 pages
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LINDSAY TODD DAMON, A. B.

The Lake English Classics WASHINGTON WEBSTER AND LINCOLN - 1910
...have placed you at the head of the Army of the Potomac. Of course I have iloue this upon what appears to me to be sufficient reasons, and yet I think it...satisfied with you. I believe you to be a brave and skilful soldier, 25 which, of course, I like. I also believe you do not mix politics with your profession,...
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The History of the Confederate War: Its Causes and Its Conduct; a ..., Volume 2

George Cary Eggleston - 1910
...have placed you at the head of the Army of the Potomac. Of course I have done this upon what appears to me to be sufficient reasons, and yet I think it...satisfied with you. I believe you to be a brave and skilful soldier, which of course I like. I also believe you do not mix politics with your profession,...
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American Public Addresses

Joseph Villiers Denney - 1910 - 325 pages
...hare placed you at the head of the Army of the Potomac. Of course I have done this upon what appears to me to be sufficient reasons, and yet I think it...satisfied with you. I believe you to be a brave and skilful soldier, 25 wh'ch, of course, I like. I also believe you do not mix politics with your profession,...
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New Composition and Rhetoric for Schools

Robert Herrick, Lindsay Todd Damon - 1911 - 508 pages
...to me to be sufficient reasons, and yet I think it best for you to know that there are some chings in regard to which I am not quite satisfied with you. I believe you to be a brave and skillful soldier, which, of course, I like. I also believe you do not mix politics with your profession,...
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Personal Traits of Abraham Lincoln

Helen Nicolay - 1912 - 387 pages
...forbearance. His letter to General Joseph Hooker on placing him in command shows how completely this was so. I have placed you at the head of the Army of the Potomac....satisfied with you. I believe you to be a brave and skilful soldier, which, of course, I like. I also believe you do not mix politics with your profession,...
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A History of the Modern World, 1815-1910, Volume 2

Oscar Browning - 1912
...course I have Llncoln done this upon what appear to me sufficient reasons, and yet I think it right for you to know that there are some things in regard...satisfied with you. I believe you to be a brave and skilful soldier, which, of course, I like. I also believe you do not mix politics with your profession,...
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The Story of the Civil War: The campaigns of 1863 to July 10th, together ...

John Codman Ropes - 1913
...you at the head of the Army of the Potomac. Of course I have done this upon what appears to be to me sufficient reasons, and yet I think it best for you...satisfied with you. I believe you to be a brave and skilful soldier, which, of course, I like. I also believe you do not mix politics with your profession,...
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The Story of the Civil War: A Concise Account of the War in ..., Part 3, Book 1

John Codman Ropes - 1913
...sufficient reasons, and yet I think it best for you to know that there are some things in regard to "jl00 . which I am not quite satisfied with you. I believe you to be a brave and skilful soldier, which, of course, I like. I also believe you do not mix politics with your profession,...
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The Strategy of Robert E. Lee

John Joseph Bowen - 1914 - 256 pages
...of the Army of the Potomac. The day after he was appointed Lincoln wrote to him as follows: ". . . There are some things in regard to which I am not quite satisfied with you. ... I think that during General Burnside's command of the army you have taken counsel of your ambition and...
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The Civil War, Volume 3, Issue 1

James I. Robertson - 1913 - 63 pages
...sufficient reasons, and yet I think it best for you to know that there are some things in regard to "jl00 . which I am not quite satisfied with you. I believe you to be a brave and skilful soldier, which, of course, I like. I also believe you do not mix politics with your profession,...
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