American Civil War

The American Civil War (1861–1865) was a civil war in the United States of America. Eleven Southern slave states declared their secession from the United States and formed the Confederate States of America, also known as "the Confederacy". Led by Jefferson Davis, the Confederacy fought for its independence from the United States.

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Shelby Foote
Whatever shortcomings they might develop under pressure (Grant’s, for instance, was said to be whiskey; hearing which, the President was supposed to have asked what brand he drank, intending to send a barrel each to all his other generals)
Shelby Foote, The Civil War, Vol. 1: Fort Sumter to Perryville

Shelby Foote
On Lee as commander: "He had a cheerful dignity and could praise them (his men) without seeming to court their favor.
Shelby Foote, The Civil War, Vol. 1: Fort Sumter to Perryville

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