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" Henry A. Wise, his antecedents in civil life, and his age, caused his bearing upon this most trying retreat to shine conspicuously forth. His unconquerable spirit was filled with as much earnestness and zeal in April, 1865, as when he first took up arms,... "
Col. John Wise of England and Virginia (1617-1695): His Ancestors and ... - Page 176
by Jennings Cropper Wise - 1918 - 352 pages
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Confederate Military History: A Library of Confederate States History, Volume 3

Clement Anselm Evans - Confederate States of America - 1899
...charge against the enemy. In Gen. Fitzhugh Lee's report of the final operations, he wrote most fitly: "The past services of Gen. Henry A. Wise, his antecedents...with which he exposed a long life laden with honors proved he was willing to sacrifice it if it would conduce toward attaining the liberty of his country....
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The Life of Henry A. Wise of Virginia, 1806-1876

Barton Haxall Wise - 1899 - 434 pages
...them ; they kept their duty plainly in view, and they fully performed it. The past services of General Henry A. Wise, his antecedents in civil life, and...with which he exposed a long life laden with honors proved he was willing to sacrifice it, if it would conduce toward attaining the liberty of his country."...
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A Good Southerner: The Life of Henry A. Wise of Virginia

Craig M. Simpson - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 472 pages
...consciousness. Lee's language must have helped him endure and abide: "The past services of General Henry A. Wise, his antecedents in civil life, and...and the freedom with which he exposed a long life A Good Southerner laden with honors proved he was willing to sacrifice it, if it would conduce toward...
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