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The Atlanta (Georgia) Campaign: May 1 - September 8, 1864., Part I: General Report. (ed. Maj. George B. Davis, Mr. Leslie J. Perry, Mr. Joseph W. Kirkley) 1,193 3 Browse Search
William F. Fox, Lt. Col. U. S. V., Regimental Losses in the American Civil War, 1861-1865: A Treatise on the extent and nature of the mortuary losses in the Union regiments, with full and exhaustive statistics compiled from the official records on file in the state military bureaus and at Washington 128 4 Browse Search
Oliver Otis Howard, Autobiography of Oliver Otis Howard, major general , United States army : volume 1 121 1 Browse Search
George Meade, The Life and Letters of George Gordon Meade, Major-General United States Army (ed. George Gordon Meade) 68 0 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 3. 55 5 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 4. 47 1 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 3. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 46 2 Browse Search
Colonel Theodore Lyman, With Grant and Meade from the Wilderness to Appomattox (ed. George R. Agassiz) 22 0 Browse Search
General James Longstreet, From Manassas to Appomattox 19 3 Browse Search
Elias Nason, McClellan's Own Story: the war for the union, the soldiers who fought it, the civilians who directed it, and his relations to them. 19 1 Browse Search
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his was far from being the opinion of the great evangelical leaders. "Fasting," says Mr. Scott, "is of very great use and expediency when we have any special blessing to seek from God. We seldom set apart a day in such a spirit without getting good." "I have seen great blessings accompanying fasting," remarks Mr. Vens; and in days of public fasting he urges a careful compliance with the prescription, except when health or circumstances makes the mischief greater than the advantage. So John Newton tells that for purposes of personal devotion, he kept four specific fasts, representing four distinct epochs. In several instances fasting seems a proper discipline: When we are beset with any severe temptation. "This kind goeth not forth but by prayer and fasting." Might not each of us have been spared many falls; if we had adopted the cure the Lord prescribes ? When the Church ordains a fast, if we are capable of observing it, ought we not to submit? If incapable from r