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Lincoln fired McClellan, his top Civil War general, after months of exasperation over how McClellan was fighting the war.
Lincoln didn't campaign, either, but he pulled levers from behind the scenes and beat McClellan by 10 points.
Rove had lied to McClellan, who in turn unwittingly lied to the American people.
“I have strong concerns that Obama is not a citizen,” McClellan said.
I asked McClellan if he was frustrated that McCain was not making the case that Obama is not a genuine American.
McClellan telegraphs for more men, and he has more already than he can put in action, and more than he has room for.Diary from March 4, 1861, to November 12, 1862|Adam Gurowski
McClellan could not pursue; and the Confederates fell back doggedly, sullenly, and recrossed into Virginia.Four Years in Rebel Capitals|T. C. DeLeon
General McClellan states in his report that it was ninety-seven thousand.Following the Flag|Charles Carleton Coffin
General McClellan was ordered to push forward at once and meet him.Three Years in the Sixth Corps|George T. Stevens
McClellan is now ripe for the dictatorship of the Copperheads.Diary from November 12, 1862, to October 18, 1863|Adam Gurowski