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" We must look, therefore, for the existing evils, and for the situation in which we now find the army, to some cause besides those resulting from the operations in which we have been engaged. "
The Military [afterw.] Royal military panorama or Officer's companion - Page 49
1813
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The Dispatches of Field Marshal the Duke of Wellington, K. G. During His ...

Arthur Wellesley Duke of Wellington - Great Britain - 1838
...the troops had such short marches ; none on which they made such long and repeated halts; and none on which the retreating armies were so little pressed on their rear by the enemy. ' We must look therefore for the existing evils, and for the situation in which we now find the army,...
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The General Orders of Field Marshal the Duke of Wellington ... in Portugal ...

Arthur Wellesley Duke of Wellington - 1839 - 592 pages
...occurred. Yet the necessity for retreat existing, none was ever made in which the troops made such short marches ; none on which they made such long and repeated halts ; and none on which the retreating armies were so little pressed on the rear by the enemy. We must look, therefore,...
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Life of the Duke of Wellington: Compiled from His Grace's ..., Volumes 1-2

George Soane - 1839
...have occurred. Yet the necessity for retreat existing, none was ever made on which the troops had such short marches; none on which they made such long and repeated halts; and none on which the retreating armies were so little pressed on their rear by the enemy. "We must look, therefore,...
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A British army, as it was, - is, - and ought to be

James Campbell (lieut.-col.) - 1840
...necessity for retreating existing, none was ever made in which the troops made such short marches ; none in which they made such long and repeated halts, and...were so little pressed on their rear by the enemy. We must look therefore for the existing evils, and for the situation in which we now find the army...
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HISTORY OF EUROPE DURING THE FRENCG REVOLUTION

ARCHIBALD ALISON - 1840
...were most severe. The necessity for retreat existing, none was ever made on which the troops made such short marches ; none on which they made such long and repeated halts ; and none on which the retreating armies were so little pressed on their rear by the enemy. Yet, from the moment...
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Selections from the Dispatches and General Orders of Field Marshall the Duke ...

Arthur Wellesley Duke of Wellington - Great Britain - 1842 - 939 pages
...have occurred. Yet the necessity for retreat existing, none was ever made on which the troops had such short marches ; none on which they made such long and repeated halts ; and none on which the retreating armies were so little pressed on their rear by the enemy. We must look therefore...
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History of Europe (from 1789 to 1815).

sir Archibald Alison (1st bart.) - 1843
...made such short marches ; Lone on which they made such long and repeated halts ; and none on •hicb the retreating armies were so little pressed on their rear by the enemy. Yet, from the moment the troops commenced their retreat from the neighbourhood of Madrid on the one...
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Life of ... the duke of Wellington

Andrew Redman Bonar - 1845
...in which the troops made such short marches, none in which they made such long and repeated halts ; none in which the retreating armies were so little pressed on their rear by the enemy. The army met with no disaster, it suffered no privation but such as might have been prevented by due...
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The Victories of the British Armies: With Anecdotes Illustrative of Modern ...

Great Britain. Army, William Hamilton Maxwell - Peninsular War, 1807-1814 - 1847 - 528 pages
...occurred. Yet the necessity for retreat existing, none was ever made in which the troops made such short marches ; none on which they made such long...were so little pressed on their rear by the enemy. We must look, therefore, for the existing evils, and for the situation in which we now find the army,...
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Adventures with the Connaught rangers, from 1808 to 1814, Volume 2

William Grattan - 1847
...most severe. Yet, the necessity for retreat existing, none was ever made in which the troops made such short marches ; none on which they made such long...were so little pressed on their rear by the enemy. We must look, therefore, for the existing evils, and for the situation in which we now find the army,...
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