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The American Civil War was the first modern war. It is true that the Crimean War, some eight years earlier, has resemblances with ...
To survive there, you need the ambition of a Latin-American revolutionary, the ego of a grand opera tenor, and the physical stamin ...
War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things: the decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks no ...
I long to hear that you have declared an independancy [sic]--and by the way in the new Code of Laws which I suppose it will be nec ...
... whilst you are proclaiming peace and good will to men, Emancipating all Nations, you insist upon retaining absolute power over ...
When in the enfranchisement of the black men [women] saw another ignorant class of voters placed about their heads, and beheld the ...
Revolution begins with the self, in the self.... We'd better take the time to fashion revolutionary selves, revolutionary lives, r ...
Our decision about energy will test the character of the American people and the ability of the President and the Congress to gove ...
Boasting is often carried by certain Americans to the extreme. Often however it is a reaction against slights, an effort to veil d ...
If for Americans, at least, the Great War could sometimes be imagined as a brief, quasi-athletic lark, the Second War permitted no ...
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