Now THAT was a Christmas Present!
"I beg to present to you as a Christmas gift, the city of Savannah ,with 100 and 50 guns,and plenty of ammunition,also about 25,000 bales of cotton."
General 'Cump' Sherman to President Lincoln December 22, 1864.
Thanks for the reminder to "get a hump on the back--sometime" David Corbett.
Horniste! Blas das Signal zum Angriffe!
"But in the end, it's the history, stupid. If you can't document it, forget about it. And no amount of 'tomfoolery' can explain away conduct that in the end makes history (and living historians) look stupid and wrong. "