Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" I have placed you at the head of the Army of the Potomac. Of course I have done this upon what appear to me to be sufficient reasons, and yet I think it best for you to know that there are some things in regard to which I am not quite satisfied with you.... "
Love, Life & Work: Being a Book of Opinions, Reasonably Good-natvred ... - Page 53
by Elbert Hubbard - 1906 - 149 pages
Full view - About this book

The Life of Abraham Lincoln

Henry Ketcham - 1901 - 435 pages
...reasons, and yet I think it best for you to know that there are some things in regard to which I am not satisfied with you. I believe you to be a brave and...skilful soldier, which of course I like. I also believe that you do not mix politics with your profession, in which you are right. You have confidence in yourself,...
Full view - About this book

Final Report on the Battlefield of Gettysburg ...

New York (State). Monuments Commission for the Battlefields of Gettysburg and Chattanooga - 1902 - 1462 pages
...think f. 'v*k fr jn to know that there are some things in regard to which I am not vv,3* ttAjAA with you. I believe you to be a brave and skilful soldier, which, 4? wvrifc, I like, I also believe you do not mix politics with your profession, in ?.>• ym are...
Full view - About this book

Abraham Lincoln and His Presidency, Volume 2

Joseph Hartwell Barrett - 1903
...General Hooker command of the Army of the Potomac, the President wrote him privately (January 26th): I have placed you at the head of the Army of the Potomac....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,...
Full view - About this book

Soldiers true: the story of the One hundred and eleventh regiment ...

John Richards Boyle - 1903 - 368 pages
...transmitted with the appointment Mr. Lincoln had written: "I have done this upon what appear to me sufficient reasons, and yet I think it best for you...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,...
Full view - About this book

History of the Corn Exchange Regiment, 118th Pennsylvania Volunteers: From ...

United States. Army. Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, 118th (1862-1865) - 1905 - 746 pages
...reasons, and yet I think it best for you to know that there arc some things in regard to which I am not satisfied with you. I believe you to be a brave and...soldier, which of course I like. I also believe you to not mix politics with your profession, in which you are right. You have confidence in yourself,...
Full view - About this book

History of the 118th Pennsylvania Volunteers: Corn Exchange Regiment, from ...

United States. Army. Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, 118th (1862-1865) - 1905 - 743 pages
...reasons, and yet I think it best for you to know that there are some things in regard to which I am not satisfied with you. I believe you to be a brave and...soldier, which of course I like. I also believe you to not mix politics with your profession, in which you are right. You have confidence in yourself,...
Full view - About this book

From Bull Run to Chancellorsville: The Story of the Sixteenth New York ...

Newton Martin Curtis - 1906 - 384 pages
...aggressive battle which developed into his acting on the defensive: "EXECUTIVE MANSION, "WASHINGTON, DC, January 26, 1863. "MAJOR-GENERAL HOOKER, "General:...soldier, which, of course, I like. I also believe that you do not mix politics with your profession, in which you are right. You have confidence in yourself,...
Full view - About this book

The Boys' Life of Abraham Lincoln

Helen Nicolay - 1906 - 307 pages
...Fredericksburg, on December 13, 1862. "I have placed you," he wrote on giving General Hooker the command, "at the head of the Army of the Potomac. Of course I have...you. I believe you to be a brave and skilful soldier, .J IN GENERAL MCCLELLAN S TENT which, of course, I like. I also believe you do not mix politics with...
Full view - About this book

Life and Letters of Robert Edward Lee: Soldier and Man

John William Jones - 1906 - 486 pages
...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...soldier, which, of course, I like. I also believe that you do not mix politics with your profession, in which you are right. You have confidence in yourself,...
Full view - About this book

The Army of the Potomac from 1861 to 1863: An Inside View of the History of ...

Samuel Livingston French - 1906 - 359 pages
...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 skillful soldier, which, of course, I like. I also believe you do not mix politics with your profession,...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF