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The survivors of some of them are here to-day, and whatever else has come to us in life, whether honor or disappointment, I do not ...
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 ...
... not only have we exploited them physically and economically to bring ease to our bodies and our purses, but also we have explo ...
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 ...
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