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For Love & Liberty: The Untold Civil War Story of Major Sullivan Ballou ...
No preview available - 2006
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Page 28 - I therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you that ye walk worthy of the vocation wherewith ye are called...
Page 73 - Your ranks are full, your mates all there But the soul of one has fled. He was the proudest in his strength, The manliest of ye all ; Why lies he at that fearful length, And ye around his pall...
Page 74 - Whose was the sinewy arm, that flung Defiance to the ring ? Whose laugh of victory loudest rung Yet not for glorying ? Whose heart, in generous deed and thought, No rivalry might brook, And yet distinction claiming not ? There lies he go and look!
Page 192 - Sick or healthful, slave or free, Wealthy, or despised and poor What is that to him or thee, So his love to Christ endure ? When the shore is won at last, Who will count the billows past...
Page 10 - Secretary of the Young Men's Colonization Society of Pennsylvania, to Mr. LOWKIK, a member of said Board, enclosing the following Report and Resolution adopted by the said Young Men's Colonization Society, was, together with said Report and Resolution, read: At a meeting of the Board of Managers of "the Young Men's Colonization Society of Pennsylvania...
Page 196 - Orleans, where lliey will be severally and honorably mustered out of the service of the United States, and paid off by the proper officers on duty there.
Page 196 - Blackwater river, and in one of these made a march of six days in the intensest heat of a summer sun with the fortitude of soldiers long in the service.