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 Posted: Sat Aug 30th, 2008 10:06 pm
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That's good stuff, Captain.

I just think he wasn't going so much for a long campaign as he was for a victory on northern soil that would so demoralize the North that the anti-war clamour would have been too great for Washington to ignore.

Then saving Vicksburg becomes academic. And I also think that the AoNV and Jeff Davis were more concerned with Richmond's safety.

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