Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 91 - 100 of 124 on The result of the last week must convince you of the hopelessness of further resistance....  
" The result of the last week must convince you of the hopelessness of further resistance on the part of the army of Northern Virginia in this struggle. I feel that it is so, and regard it as my duty to shift from myself the responsibility of any further... "
Personal Reminiscences, Anecdotes, and Letters of Gen. Robert E. Lee - Page 296
by John William Jones - 1875 - 509 pages
Full view - About this book

The Civil War Day by Day: An Almanac, 1861-1865

Everette Beach Long - History - 1985 - 1135 pages
...April 7, Friday Grant opened correspondence with Lee: "The result of the last week must convince you of the hopelessness of further resistance on the part of the Army of Northern Virginia in this struggle. I feel that it is so, and regard it as my duty to shift from myself the responsibility...
Limited preview - About this book

Fighting for the Confederacy: The Personal Recollections of General Edward ...

Edward Porter Alexander - History - 1998 - 692 pages
...& a generous act to send it.30 April 7, 1865 General. The events of the last week must convince you of the hopelessness of further resistance on the part of the Army of Northern Virginia, in this struggle. I feel that it is so, & regard it as my duty to shift from myself the responsibility...
Limited preview - About this book

Battlefields of the Civil War, Volume 2

Blair Howard - Travel - 2007 - 243 pages
A practical guide to what took place at the great battlefields of the Civil War and how to tour them now, either on foot or by car, with details on the museums, nearby ...
Limited preview - About this book

Military Memoirs of a Confederate: A Critical Narrative

Edward Porter Alexander - History - 1993 - 634 pages
..."GwifmA.i>: I have received your note of this date. Though not entertaining the opinion you express on the hopelessness of further resistance on the part of the Army of Northern Virpnia, I reciprocate your desire to avoid useless effusion of blood, and therefore, before considering...
Limited preview - About this book

Three Years with Grant

Sylvanus Cadwallader - History - 1996 - 362 pages
Sylvanus Cadwallader, a war correspondent for the Chicago Times and later for the New York Herald, was attached to General Grantís headquarters from 1862 to 1865. He enjoyed ...
Limited preview - About this book

A Great Civil War: A Military and Political History, 1861-1865

Russell Frank Weigley - History - 2000 - 612 pages
A major new narrative interpretation of the Civil War is offered by the dean of American military historians. In his most controversial assertion, Weigley contends that the ...
Limited preview - About this book

Lee's Aide-de-Camp

Charles Marshall - History - 1927 - 287 pages
Charles Marshall was appointed aide-de-camp to Robert E. Lee on 21 March 1862, and from then until the surrender, he stood at the general?s side. A military secretary, he ...
Limited preview - About this book

California Sabers: The 2nd Massachusetts Cavalry in the Civil War

James McLean - History - 2000 - 340 pages
...formal letter to General Lee suggesring he surrender. "The results of the last week must convince you of the hopelessness of further resistance on the part of the Army of Northern Vitginia in this struggle," wrote Grant. "I feel it is so, and regard it as my duty to shift from myself...
Limited preview - About this book

Grant

Jean Edward Smith - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 784 pages
Ulysses S. Grant was the first four-star general in the history of the United States Army and the only president between Andrew Jackson and Woodrow Wilson to serve eight ...
Limited preview - About this book

April 1865: The Month That Saved America

Jay Winik - History - 2002 - 496 pages
...ó 5 PM General RE Lee, Commanding CS Army: General: The results of the last week must convince you of the hopelessness of further resistance on the part of the Army of Northern Virginia in this struggle. I feel that it is so, and regard it as my duty to shift from myself the responsibility...
Limited preview - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF