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If for Americans, at least, the Great War could sometimes be imagined as a brief, quasi-athletic lark, the Second War permitted no ...
During the Civil War the area became a refuge for service- dodging Texans, and gangs of bushwhackers, as they were called, hid in ...
Predictions usually deal with events--who will win an election, whether or not a country will go to war, the specification of a ne ...
In peace the sons bury their fathers, but in war the fathers bury their sons.
I thought it altogether proper that I should take a brief furlough from official duties at Washington to mingle with you here to-d ...
come peace or war, the progress of America and Europe
Becomes a long process of deterioration--
During the late war [the American Revolution] I had an infallible rule for deciding what [Great Britain] would do on every occasio ...
Long accustomed to the use of European manufactures, [the Cherokee Indians] are as incapable of returning to their habits of skins ...
In a time of war the nation is always of one mind, eager to hear something good of themselves and ill of the enemy. At this time t ...
O, withered is the garland of the war,
The soldier's pole is fallen!
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