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" It is with heartfelt satisfaction, that the Commanding General announces to the army, that the operations of the last three days have determined that our enemy must either ingloriously fly, or come out from behind his defences, and give us battle on our... "
Massachusetts in the Army and Navy During the War of 1861-65 - Page 93
by Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Mary Ashton Rice Livermore, Charles Webster Wilson, Florence Wyman Jaques - 1896
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The War with the South: A History of the Late Rebellion, with ..., Volume 3

Robert Tomes, Benjamin George Smith - United States - 1862
...announces to the army that the operations of the last three days have determined that the enemy must either ingloriously fly or come out from behind his defences...on our own ground, where certain destruction awaits him. "The operations of the fifth, eleventh, and twelfth corps have been a succession of splendid achievements."...
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The Rebellion Record: A Diary of American Events, with Documents ..., Volume 5

Frank Moore - United States - 1863
...the bt three days have determined that our enemy must ingloriously fly, or come out from behind their defences and give us battle on our own ground, where certain destruction awaits him. " The operations of the Fifth, Eleventh, and Twelfth corps have been a series of splendid successes."...
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"Stonewall Jackson.": The Life and Military Career of Thomas Jonathan ...

Markinfield Addey - History - 1863 - 240 pages
...last three days have determined that our enemy must ingloriously fly, or come out from behind their defences and give us battle on our own ground, where certain destruction awaits him." On Friday morning General Hooker began the strategetic disposition of his force. It was formed...
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Harper's Magazine, Volume 27

American literature - 1863
...noted in our last Record, to the effect that the " enemy must either ingloriously fly, or come out and give us battle on our own ground, where certain destruction awaits him." Thus far the object of the movement had been attained. The Confederate intrenchments, from the...
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THE SECOND YEAR OF THE WAR

EDWARD A. POLLARD - 1863
...order he issued on Thursday, the 30th of April, had rendered it necessary that " the enemy must either ingloriously fly or come out from behind his defences and give us (the Yankee army) battle on our own ground, where certain destruction waits him." In the meantime,...
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The Potomac and the Rapidan: Army Notes from the Failure at Winchester to ...

Alonzo Hall Quint - United States - 1864 - 407 pages
...which he characterized as " a succession of brilliant achievements," and saying that the enemy must " ingloriously fly," or " come out from behind his defences...on our own ground, where certain destruction awaits him." Friday, May 1, was a beautiful day. It being "muster day," that work was begun as usual. But...
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The Potomac and the Rapidan

Alonzo H. Quint - 1864
...which he characterized as " a succession of brilliant achievements," and saying that the enemy must " ingloriously fly," or " come out from behind his defences...on our own ground, where certain destruction awaits him." Friday, May 1, was a beautiful day. It being " muster day," that work was begun as usual. But...
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Southern History of the War: The Second Year of the War

Edward Alfred Pollard - Confederate States of America - 1864 - 386 pages
...which, according to the order he issued on Thursday the 30th of April, had rendered it necessary that "the enemy must cither ingloriously fly, or come out from behind his defences and give us (the Yankee army) battle on our own ground, where certain destruction waits him." In the mean time,...
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The Story of the Thirty-third N. Y. S. Vols: Or Two Years Campaigning in ...

David Wright Judd - New York (State) - 1864 - 349 pages
...last three days have determined that our enemy must ingloriously fly, or come out from behind their defences and give us battle on our own ground, where certain destruction awaits them. The operations of the Fifth, Eleventh and Twelfth Corps have been a series of splendid successes....
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Rhode Island in the Rebellion

Edwin Winchester Stone - Rhode Island - 1864 - 398 pages
...announcing to the army that the enemy were where they " must ingloriously fly, or come out from behind their defences, and give us battle on our own ground, where certain destruction awaits him." But this declaration proved premature. The current of events turned. The breaking of the Eleventh...
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