” It has happened to me to meet many of the men of my day whom the world agreed to call great. “


” Our village was built on the Ohio River, and was a halting place on this great national road, then the only avenue of traffic between the South and the North. “


” America may have great poets and novelists, but she never will have more than one necromancer. “


” The histories which we have of the great tragedy give no idea of the general wretchedness, the squalid misery, which entered into every individual life in the region given up to the war. Where the armies camped the destruction was absolute. “


” We don’t often look into these unpleasant details of our great struggle. We all prefer to think that every man who wore the blue or gray was a Philip Sidney at heart. “



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It has happened to me to meet many of the men of my day whom the world agreed to call great.
Our village was built on the Ohio River, and was a halting place on this great national road, then the only avenue of traffic between the South and the North.


America may have great poets and novelists, but she never will have more than one necromancer.
The histories which we have of the great tragedy give no idea of the general wretchedness, the squalid misery, which entered into every individual life in the region given up to the war. Where the armies camped the destruction was absolute.
We don
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