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H. Wager Halleck , A. M. , Lieut. of Engineers, U. S. Army ., Elements of Military Art and Science; or, Course of Instruction in Strategy, Fortification, Tactis of Battles &c., Embracing the Duties of Staff, Infantry, Cavalry, Artillery and Engineers. Adapted to the Use of Volunteers and Militia. 8 4 Browse Search
James Parton, Horace Greeley, T. W. Higginson, J. S. C. Abbott, E. M. Hoppin, William Winter, Theodore Tilton, Fanny Fern, Grace Greenwood, Mrs. E. C. Stanton, Women of the age; being natives of the lives and deeds of the most prominent women of the present gentlemen 8 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 10 6 0 Browse Search
Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 6 2 Browse Search
Baron de Jomini, Summary of the Art of War, or a New Analytical Compend of the Principle Combinations of Strategy, of Grand Tactics and of Military Policy. (ed. Major O. F. Winship , Assistant Adjutant General , U. S. A., Lieut. E. E. McLean , 1st Infantry, U. S. A.) 5 5 Browse Search
George Ticknor, Life, letters and journals of George Ticknor (ed. George Hillard) 4 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: January 15, 1862., [Electronic resource] 4 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: April 3, 1861., [Electronic resource] 4 0 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 16. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 3 3 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: December 21, 1865., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
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eved a great victory. He soon acquired a military regulation, and before the age of forty had made himself Emperor of Mogul, Charlemagne conquered Aquetania at twenty-eight, made himself master of France and the greater part of Germany at twenty-nine. Italy at thirty-two, and Spain at thirty-six. Henry IV. of France became chief of the Hunguenot army at the age of sixteen, at nineteen, King of Navarre; at forty he had conquered all his enemies and placed himself on the throne of France. Saxe entered the army at twelve, and soon obtained the command of a regiment of horse. He gained the celebrated victory of Fontenay at forty-nine. Vauban at the age of twenty-five had conducted several sieges. Turenne had won all his military reputation by the age of forty. The great Conde gained the famous battle of Rocrol at the age of twenty-two, and won all his military fame before twenty-five.--Prince Eugene, of Savoy, was Colonel at twenty one, Lieutenant Field Marshal at twenty four, ga