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George Meade, The Life and Letters of George Gordon Meade, Major-General United States Army (ed. George Gordon Meade) 125 1 Browse Search
Colonel William Preston Johnston, The Life of General Albert Sidney Johnston : His Service in the Armies of the United States, the Republic of Texas, and the Confederate States. 79 1 Browse Search
Ulysses S. Grant, Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant 35 1 Browse Search
Varina Davis, Jefferson Davis: Ex-President of the Confederate States of America, A Memoir by his Wife, Volume 1 28 2 Browse Search
Fitzhugh Lee, General Lee 18 0 Browse Search
Hon. J. L. M. Curry , LL.D., William Robertson Garrett , A. M. , Ph.D., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 1.1, Legal Justification of the South in secession, The South as a factor in the territorial expansion of the United States (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 18 0 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 1. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 17 1 Browse Search
Francis Jackson Garrison, William Lloyd Garrison, 1805-1879; the story of his life told by his children: volume 2 14 0 Browse Search
Horace Greeley, The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States of America, 1860-65: its Causes, Incidents, and Results: Intended to exhibit especially its moral and political phases with the drift and progress of American opinion respecting human slavery from 1776 to the close of the War for the Union. Volume I. 12 0 Browse Search
Robert Lewis Dabney, Life and Commands of Lieutenand- General Thomas J. Jackson 10 2 Browse Search
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be so pester'd with a popingay, Out of my grief and my impatience, Answer'd negligently, I know not what." --Probably that he "would not touch him with a pair of tongs." It is true enough that Old Zach had little learning; and if he had possessed ever so much — as much, for instance, as Scott and Bacon — we doubt whether it would have made him any more efficient in the Northwest, in Florida, or Mexico. He might have talked Latin to Black Hawk, Greek to Osceola, and Hebrew to Santa Anna, without once convincing them of the error of their ways. Why, even Scott, who, every one knows, is as familiar with each of these languages as with his mother tongue — with which no man ever took greater liberties, --could not convince the people of the United States that he was a better soldier than General Taylor. Every one knows that Scott is an author of great and versatile genius, --that he wrote the Commentaries on the Bible, in such general use among evangelical persuasions, and <