Re: [civilwarwest] Digest Number 539
- In a message dated 8/27/01 8:19:41 AM Central Daylight Time,
<< vaguely remember a programme on the ACW or maybe even Patton, and they
questioning a comment from Patton on America 'never having lost a war'. The
gist of the commentary was that it was surprising statement to make because
one half of America certainly felt that it had indeed lost a war, and that
what made the comment even more surprising was Patton's family had served in
>>The comment was Shelby Foote's in Ken Burns Civil War.