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" I have scarcely the faintest idea of an attack (general one) being made upon us, but will be prepared should such a thing take place. "
Battles and Leaders of the Civil War - Page 558
edited by - 1887
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A personal history of Ulysses S. Grant: and sketch of Schuyler Colfax

Albert Deane Richardson - 1868 - 560 pages
...house of a Union man named Cherry, on the bank of the river. In the evening Grant wrote Halleck: "I have scarcely the faintest idea of an attack (general one) being made upon us, but will be pre ared should such a thing take place." Buell, who moved with each of his divisions like...
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Military History of Ulysses S. Grant: From April, 1861, to April, 1865, Volume 1

Adam Badeau - United States - 1868
...them three pieces of artillery, and cavalry and infantry. How much, cannot of course be estimated. I have scarcely the faintest idea of an attack (general one) being made upon us, but will be prepared should such a thing take place. General Nelson's division has arrived. The other...
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Life and Public Services of General Ulysses S. Grant: From His Boyhood to ...

Charles A. Phelps - Presidents - 1868 - 344 pages
...attacked by the enemy, apparently in considerable force. I immediately went up, but found all quiet. ... I have scarcely the faintest idea of an attack (general one) being made upon us, but will be prepared should such a thing take ptace." The field of Shiloh was hounded east by the Tennessee...
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The Century, Volume 29

1885
...says : " I did not believe they designed anything but a strong demonstration." He said to Major Ricker that an advance of Beauregard's army " could not be...Prentiss had thrown forward Colonel Moore, with the Twenty-first Missouri Regiment, on the Corinth road. Moore, feeling his way cautiously, encountered...
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LIFE AND PUBLIC SERVICES OF ULYSSES S. GRANT, FROM HIS BIRTH TO THE PRESENT ...

CHARLES A. PHELPS - 1872
...attacked by the enemy, apparently in considerable force. I immediately went up, but found all quiet. ... I have scarcely the faintest idea of an attack (general one) being made upon us, but Witt be prepared should such a thing take place." The field of Shiloh was bounded east by the Tennessee...
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The life of gen. Albert Sidney Johnston

William Preston Johnston, Albert Sidney Johnston - 1878
...pieces of artillery, and cavalry and infantry. How much, cannot of course be estimated. / have tearcely the faintest idea of an attack (general one) being made upon us, but will be prepared should such a thing take place. General Sherman's dispatch to Grant, sent with...
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From Fort Henry to Corinth, Volume 2

Manning Ferguson Force - Corinth (Miss.) - 1881 - 204 pages
...them three pieces of artillery, and cavalry and infantry. How much cannot, of course, be estimated. I have scarcely the faintest idea of an attack (general one) being made upon us, but will be prepared should such a thing take place. General Nelson's division has arrived. The other...
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Campaigns of the Civil War: Force, M. F. From Fort Henry to Corinth

United States - 1881
...them three pieces of artillery, and cavalry and infantry. How much cannot, of course, be estimated. I have scarcely the faintest idea of an attack (general one) being made upon us, but will be prepared should such a thing take place. General Nelson's division has arrived. The other...
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The Military Telegraph During the Civil War in the United States ..., Volume 1

William Rattle Plum - Military telegraph - 1882
...say there was no surprise, because General Grant had telegraphed Halleck the day before the battle: " I have scarcely the faintest idea of an attack (general one) being made upon us, but will lie prepared should such, a thing take place" and because the enemy had been exhibiting themselves...
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The military operations of General Beauregard in the war between ..., Volume 1

Alfred Roman - Confederate States of America - 1884
...Some skirmishing took place between our outguards and the enemy's yesterday and the day before. ... I have scarcely the faintest idea of an attack (general one) being made upon us, but will be prepared, should such a thing take place. ... It is my present intention to send them (Buell's...
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