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 Posted: Thu Dec 20th, 2012 02:55 pm
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Something I just thought about. There could have been a reason he was slow, a political reason. Perhaps he was setting himself up for the 1864 election all along. The general who organized the Army of the Potomac following the defeat at First Bull Run (Manassas), and under whose leadership the army saw few, if any casualties in addition to insuring the army was never defeated in battle.

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