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" We have now ended the sixth day of very heavy fighting. The result to this time is much in our favor. Our losses have been heavy, as well as those of the* enemy. I think the loss of the enemy must be greater. We have taken over five thousand prisoners... "
The life of General U. S. Grant: his early life, military achievements, and ... - Page 137
by Loomis T. Palmer - 1885 - 772 pages
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The works of William H. Seward, Volume 5

William Henry Seward - New York (State) - 1884
...himself, concerning the state of the campaign, in these words : " We have now ended the eighth day of very heavy fighting. The result to this time is...greater. We have taken over five thousand prisoners, while he has taken from us but few, except stragglers." The battle was continued on Friday, the 13th,...
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The History, Civil, Political and Military, of the Southern ..., Volume 3

Orville James Victor - United States - 1861
...to Washington : " HEADQUARTERS IN THE FIELD, May 11, 1804—8 AM " We have now ended the sixth day of very heavy fighting. The result, to this time,...enemy. I think the loss of the enemy must be greater (than ours). We have taken over five thousand prisoners by battle, whilst he has taken from us but...
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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
...occasion that General Grant wrote his famous dispatch : " We have now ended the sixth day of very hard fighting. The result to this time is much in our favor....greater. We have taken over five thousand prisoners in battle, while he has taken from us few except stragglers. I propose to fight it out on this line...
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The tanner-boy and how he became lieutenant-general

Charles Wheeler Denison - 1864 - 308 pages
...Secretary of War, dated "Ilf THE FIELD, May llth, '64," he says: " We have now ended the sixth day of very heavy fighting. The result to this time is...greater. " We have taken over five thousand prisoners in battle, while he has taken from us but few, except stragglers. " I propose to fight it out on this...
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UNITED STATES CHRISTIAN COMMISSION.

1864
...Secretary of War : "We have now ended the sixth day of very hard fighting. The result has been very much in our favor. Our losses have been heavy, as...those of the enemy- I think the loss of the enemy must begreater. We have taken over 5,000 prisoners in battle, while he has taken but few from us except...
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The American conflict: a history of the great rebellion in the ..., Volume 2

Horace Greeley - History - 1866
...8 AM f " We have now ended the sixth day of very heavy fighting. The result, to this time, is innch 28, 1862— 12:20 AM " I now know the whole history...day. On this side of the river — the right bank he greater. " We have taken over 5,000 prisoners hy battle, whilst he has taken from us but few, except...
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Harper's Magazine, Volume 29

Henry Mills Alden, Frederick Lewis Allen, Lee Foster Hartman, Thomas Bucklin Wells - 1864
...He said: " We have now ended the sixth day of very heavy fighting. The result to this time is very much in our favor. Our losses have been heavy, as well as those of the enemy. I think Ihe low of the enemy must be greater. We have taken over 5000 prisoners in battle, while he has taken...
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The Hero Boy: Or, The Life and Deeds of Lieut-Gen. Grant

Phineas Camp Headley - Generals - 1864 - 340 pages
...hope : " We have now ended the sixth day of very heavy fighting. The result, to this time, is very much in our favor. Our losses have been heavy, as well as those of Ihe enemy. I think the loss of the enemy must be greater. We have taken over five thousand prisoners...
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THE LIFE AND PUBLIC SERVICES OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN, SIXTEENTH PRESIDENT OF THE ...

HENRY J. RAYMOND - 1865
...Washington on the night of the llth summed up the results as follows : — We have now ended the sixth day of very heavy fighting. The result to this time is...greater. We have taken over five thousand prisoners in battle, while he has taken from us but few, except stragglers. I propose to fight it out on this...
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The History of the Civil War in the United States: Its Cause, Origin ...

Samuel Mosheim Smucker, Linus Pierpont Brockett - United States - 1865 - 1021 pages
...famous despatch to Secretary Stauton. It was as follows : " We have now ended the sixth day of very hard fighting. The result to this time is much in our favor....greater. We have taken over five thousand prisoners in battle, whilst he has taken from us but few, except stragglers. I propose to fight it out on this...
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