Statistics for occurrence #1 of “a Colonel Thomas Harris” in chapter 1 of Matthew Arnold, Civilization in the United States: First and Last Impressions of America.:
... of events there.
We have seen how Grant's first expedition in command ended.
The second ended in much the same way, and is related by him with the same humour.
He was ordered to move against a Colonel Thomas Harris , encamped on the Salt River.
As Grant and his men approached the place where they expected to find Harris, my heart, he says, kept getting higher and higher, until it felt to me as if it was in my...
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