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" GENERAL: 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... "
Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant ... - Page 626
by Ulysses Simpson Grant - 1885
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Primary Source Fluency Activities: Expanding & Preserving the Union

Wendy Conklin - Education - 2005 - 192 pages
Featuring letters, speeches, songs and poems including Waiting for the Pony Express and Grant's Memoirs, this book provides primary sources and activities to help teach ...
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The Limits of Law

Austin Sarat, Lawrence Douglas, Martha Merrill Umphrey - Law - 2005 - 321 pages
...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...surrender of that portion of the Confederate States army blood, known as the Army of Northern Virginia.'5 In the matter of ultimate responsibility, then, Grant...
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Lincoln in the Times: The Life of Abraham Lincoln, as Originally Reported in ...

David Herbert Donald, Harold Holzer - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 413 pages
...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...you the surrender of that portion of the Confederate State Army, known as the Army of Northern Virginia. Very Respectfully, Your obedient servant, US GRANT,...
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Sheridan's Lieutenants: Phil Sheridan, His Generals, and the Final Year of ...

David Coffey - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 175 pages
In this exciting new work, David Coffey explores Sheridan's relationships with his subordinates and their substantial role in shaping the final year of the Civil War.
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The Sword of Lincoln: The Army of the Potomac

Jeffry D. Wert - History - 2005 - 559 pages
...of further resistance on the part of the Army of Northern Virginia in this struggle," wrote Grant. "I feel that it is so, and regard it as my duty to...asking of you the surrender of that portion of the CS Army known as the Army of Northern Virginia." Lee replied, disagreeing with Grant's assessment of...
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Whip the Rebellion: Ulysses S. Grant's Rise to Command

George Walsh - History - 2005 - 480 pages
...results of the last week must convince you of the hopelessness of further resistance. ..." he wrote. "I feel that it is so, and regard it as my duty to...responsibility of any further effusion of blood by asking of the surrender of ... the Army of Northern Virginia." Toward midnight he received Lee's answer: "Though...
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The Civil War and the Constitution 1859-1865, Vol. 2, Volume 2

John W. Burgess - History - 2005 - 384 pages
...generals now advised him to surmanti of em- render. At the same time Grant sent him a note demanding the surrender of " that portion of the Confederate...States army known as the Army of Northern Virginia." This was April 7th. The Federal advance, under Humphreys, now crossed the river, the Appomattox, in...
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Personal Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant

Ulysses S. Grant - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 544 pages
...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...known as the Army of Northern Virginia. US GRANT, Lieut-General. Lee replied on the evening of the same day as follows: April!, 1885. GENERAL: I...
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Lee's Last Retreat: The Flight to Appomattox

William Marvel - History - 2006 - 308 pages
...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...asking of you the surrender of that portion of the CS Army known as the Army of Northern Virginia." After perusing the page Longstreet returned it with...
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Life of Abraham Lincoln

Joseph Hartwell Barrett - Biography & Autobiography - 1865 - 842 pages
...further resistance on the part of the Army of Northern Virginia in this struggle. I feel that it is BO, and regard it as my duty to shift from myself the...you the surrender of that portion of the Confederate army known as the Army of Northern Virginia. Very respectfully, your obedient servant, US GRANT, Lieutenant-General,...
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