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Mohun Or, the Last Days of Lee and His Paladins

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Published by IndyPublish.com .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classic fiction,
  • Historical fiction,
  • Classics,
  • Historical - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Historical,
  • Literature: Classics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages624
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11829582M
    ISBN 101421990393
    ISBN 109781421990392

    Happy the man with a new blanket! Bearded men were seen crying on the ninth of April, Will you follow me blindfold? Almost a century after he took arms against the Union, Lee is today viewed as one of our greatest, if not our greatest, soldier, and a personification of the Lost Cause. It is a national calamity! John Esten Cooke died, probably of typhoid fever, at the Briars on September 27,

    Stuart's command. In a few minutes he was out of sight, and I was riding toward the Rappahannock. You will have an opportunity of seeing the Confederate capital, said Stuart, smiling. You think this interview is painful to me. The criticism which his essays had drawn forth in his own section, Adams noted, "was in no case couched in the declamatory, patriotic strain, at once injured, indignant, and denunciatory or vituperative, which would no less assuredly than naturally have marked it thirty years ago.

    After looking at my new acquaintance for an instant, I said to myself: This man has either suffered some great grief, or committed some great crime. There, an historic army was guarding the capital of an historic nation--the great nation of Virginia--and how they guarded it! You are mistaken in supposing so. Literary figures flocked to Lee's banner in the twentieth century, as historians had done in the nineteenth. Then she took it away, and I could see a smile upon them.


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Influential Republicans wanted to make an example of Lee, the arch-traitor, but some of their colleagues, seeing that this would only create a martyr, opposed the Mohun Or. He was shot in the Valley, and I have been with him in Richmond.

In every movement of that stalwart figure, as in the glance of the blue eyes, and the laughter curling the huge mustache, could be read youth and joy, and a courage which nothing could bend. Adams was Lee's most effective Northern apologist.

As I rode up the hill, the staff came out to welcome me. They gave me a soldier's welcome; soon, from the group around the camp-fire rose a song. He commanded the cavalry with which you were fighting to-night! Army as a first lieutenant.

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Singular fortune of a writer! Upon it was written Mohun Or pencil, the words "This is the body of General Mohun, C. Lee sat his powerful horse, with its plain soldierly equipments, beneath the large flag.

All at once, the figure of a young woman appeared in the doorway. The men were rocked to sleep by it. Him you set on a high column that all men looking at it may be continually appraised of the duty you expect from them.

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His enormous constitution defied fatigue. I scarcely recognized, in the personage beside me, the Mohun of the past.

In the midst of the Civil War, Union copyright laws were ignored. Moore weaves a complex web. April 9, - Following Robert E. I had afterward the honor of making her acquaintance, and she told me that throughout the firing she found herself repeating over and over, unconsciously, the lines of the song,-- "Charge!

The speaker could not hide that. Mordaunt and Landon too, were bathed in that crimson light of evening, disappearing beyond the s. This is especially true because Cooke's war diaries and various statements suggest that he understood war to be quite different from the romantic adventures of his books.

Torn with anguish, and unable to obtain furloughs for a day even, they went home without leave--and civilians called them deserters. These were the figures of Stuart, the gray woman, Farewell, madam, said Stuart, bowing and laughing; I am sorry to have made your acquaintance under circumstances so disagreeable to you; but I trust you will appreciate the situation, and not blame me.

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