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Mary Thacher Higginson, Thomas Wentworth Higginson: the story of his life 28 0 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 8. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 14 0 Browse Search
Edward L. Pierce, Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 4 14 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: June 23, 1864., [Electronic resource] 10 0 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 6 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, A book of American explorers 4 0 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 4 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: December 4, 1862., [Electronic resource] 4 0 Browse Search
Bliss Perry, The American spirit in lierature: a chronicle of great interpreters 4 0 Browse Search
Robert Stiles, Four years under Marse Robert 4 0 Browse Search
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klessly threw away the army's capital, as he calls it, of long service and experience, by forming new regiments instead of filling up the old ones. It is difficult to speak with patience, he says, of this wretched business. In this respect he thinks that the Federal army of the West, under Sherman, had immensely the advantage, through the wiser and more military policy which the Western States generally adopted in the matter of recruiting their contingents. The War as we see it now, in Scribner's Magazine, June, 1891, pp. 784, 785. The Union army, says an able Massachusetts colonel, was probably the only army in modern civilized warfare which as a rule was recruited by the addition of new regiments instead of by filling up the old organizations. History 21st Mass., by Charles F. Walcott, p. 221. So the Comte de Paris says: In order to procure a rapid supply of men it was necessary constantly to create new regiments. These regiments brought with them all the inexperience wh