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" I am now sending back to Belle Plain all my wagons for a fresh supply of provisions and ammunition, and propose to fight it out on this line if it takes all summer. "
Military History of Ulysses S. Grant: From April, 1861, to April, 1865 - Page 169
by Adam Badeau - 1881
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A household story of the American conflict. The work of the two great captains

Mary Stephens Robinson - 1871
...words have been accepted by the nation as a guarantee of his faithful service and final triumph : " I propose to fight it out on this line, if it takes all summer." I am sure he would have literally held to his proposal, if Lee had been able to remain within his own bulwarks....
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General U. S. Grant: His Early Life and Military Career, with a Brief ...

Julian K. Larke - United States - 1879 - 512 pages
...of the same spirit that led him, in after-years, when the whole country were looking on, to say, " I propose to fight it out on this line, if it takes all summer I " 18 GENERAL GRANT. At school he was a fair but not a remarkable scholar — developing a special interest...
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Military History of Ulysses S. Grant: From April, 1861, to April, 1865, Volume 2

Adam Badeau - United States - 1881
...prisoners, whilst he has taken from UK but few except a few stragglers. I am now sending back to Belle Plain all my wagons for a fresh supply of provisions and ammunition, and purpose to fight it out on this line, if it takes all summer. The arrival of reinforcements here will...
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The Military Telegraph During the Civil War in the United States ..., Volume 2

William Rattle Plum - Military telegraph - 1882 - 390 pages
...prisoners, whilst he has taken from ns but few, except a few stragglers. I am now sending back to Belle Plain all my wagons for a fresh supply of provisions...ammunition, and propose to fight it out on this line if it takes all summer. After the battle of Spottsylvania, Fredericksburg was taken possession -of...
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Military and Civil Life of Gen. Ulysses S. Grant ...

James Penny Boyd - Dummies (Bookselling) - 1885 - 734 pages
...prisoners, while he has taken from us but few, except a few stragglers. I am now sending back to Belle Plain all my wagons for a fresh supply of provisions...this line if it takes all summer. ... I am satisfied that the enemy is very shaky, and are only kept up to the mark by the greatest exertions on the part...
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Military and Civil Life of Gen. Ulysses S. Grant ...

James Penny Boyd - Dummies (Bookselling) - 1885 - 734 pages
...prisoners, while he has taken from us but few, except a few stragglers. I am now sending back to Belle Plain all my wagons for a fresh supply of provisions...this line if it takes all summer. ... I am satisfied that the enemy is very shaky, and are only kept up to the mark by the greatest exertions on the part...
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Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant ...

Ulysses Simpson Grant - Mexican War, 1846-1848 - 1885 - 648 pages
...to send them out by train to march from the railroad to Belle Plain or Fredericksburg, send them so. I am satisfied the enemy are very shaky, and are only kept up to the mark by the greatest exertions on the part of their officers, and by keeping them intrenched in every position...
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Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant ...

Ulysses Simpson Grant - Mexican War, 1846-1848 - 1885 - 648 pages
...battle, whilst he has taken from us but few except a few stragglers. I am now sending back to Belle Plain all my wagons for a fresh supply of provisions and ammunition, and purpose to fight it out on this line if it takes all summer. The arrival of reinforcements here will...
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A Short History of the War of Secession, 1861-1865

Rossiter Johnson - United States - 1888 - 552 pages
...favor. But our losses have been heavy, as well as those of the enemy. ... I am now sending back to Belle Plain all my wagons for a fresh supply of provisions and ammunition, and purpose to fight it out on this line if it takes all summer." A week was spent in manoeuvring to find...
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Abraham Lincoln: A History, Volume 8

John George Nicolay, John Hay - United States - 1890
...adversary — a faculty, we have seen, impossible to McClellan and others. " I am satisfied," he says, " the enemy are very shaky, and are only kept up to the mark by the greatest exertions on the part of their officers, and by keeping e?i?wk? them intrenched in every position...
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