McClellan: Fighter or all talk, no walk

Maj. Gen. George McClellan learned his lessons too well.

He learned from Gen. Winfield Scott, for example, “not to move until I know that everything is ready.”

McClellan applied that lesson so well during the Civil War that it stretched Abraham Lincoln’s patience to its limit and cost McClellan his command.

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