History of the United States: from the discovery of the American continent, Volume 3 (Google eBook)

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Little, Brown, 1864 - United States
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Page 429 - Is there a thing beneath the sun That strives with Thee my heart to share ? Ah, tear it thence, and reign alone, The Lord of every motion there ! Then shall my heart from earth be free, When it hath found repose in Thee.
Page 140 - For I think that God hath set forth us the apostles last, as it were appointed to death : for we are made a spectacle unto the world, and to angels, and to men.
Page 416 - We cannot allow the colonies to check, or discourage in any degree, a traffic so beneficial to the nation.
Page 394 - ... every man who prefers freedom to a life of slavery will bless and honor you as men who have baffled the attempt of tyranny; and by an impartial and uncorrupt verdict, have laid a noble foundation for securing to ourselves, our posterity, and our neighbors that to which nature and the laws of our country have given us a right — the liberty — both of exposing and opposing arbitrary power (in these parts of the world, at least) by speaking and writing truth.
Page 68 - shouted Wadsworth, adding, as he turned to the governor of New York, "If I am interrupted again, I will make the sun shine through you in a moment.
Page 214 - Children, as they gamboled on the beach; reapers, as they gathered the harvest; mowers, as they rested from using the scythe mothers, as they busied themselves about the household, — were victims to an enemy who disappeared the moment a blow was struck, and who was ever present where a garrison or a family ceased its vigilance.
Page 160 - Near the latitude of thirty-three degrees, on the western bank of the Mississippi, stood the village of Mitchigamea, in a region that had not been visited by Europeans since the days of De Soto. ' Now, ' thought Marquette, ' we must indeed ask the aid of the Virgin.
Page 298 - And many a barbarous form is seen To chide the man that lingers there. By midnight moons, o'er moistening dews; In habit for the chase arrayed, The hunter still the deer pursues, The hunter and the deer— a shade!
Page 419 - ... of lands, or any emolument whatever. On the other side of the seal, the device represented two figures reposing on urns, emblematic of the boundary rivers, having between them the genius of "Georgia Augusta," with a cap of liberty on her head, a spear in one hand, the horn of plenty in the other. But the cap of liberty was, for a time at least...
Page 105 - ... repugnant to this present act, or to any other law hereafter to be made in this kingdom, so far as such law shall relate to and mention the said plantations, are illegal, null and void, to all intents and purposes whatsoever.

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MR. BANCROFT'S LAST VOLUME.; HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES, FROM ...
HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES, FROM THE DISCOVERY OF THE AMERICAN CONTINENT. Vol. VIII. (The American Revolution. Vol II.) By GEORGE BANCROFT, Boston: LITTLE ...
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philobiblos: Book Review: "Samuel Adams, Father of the American ...
George Bancroft's History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent was published in 1882, while William Jackman's History of the ...
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Battle of Lake George - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
... Page 309; ^ Anderson, Crucible of War, Page 117; ^ Bancroft, George, History of the United States, from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. ...
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First Historian - TIME
The first major American historian, who spent more than 40 years writing and revising a ten-volume History of the United States from the Discovery of the ...
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The Roanoke Voyages in Literature - Heritage Education Program ...
History of the United States, from the Discovery of the American Continent. Boston, 1834. Tuthill, Cornelia. "Virginia Dare; or, the Colony of Roanoke. ...
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Great historian George Bancroft now lost to history.(INSIGHT ...
His "History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent" is a 10-volume nationalistic ode to the American experience as ordained by ...
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Bibliography: Better That 100 Witches Should Live
... The Ideological Origins of the American Revolution (1967) Bancroft, George, History of the United States From the Discovery of the American Continent ...
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JSTOR: Theme and Method in Bancroft's History of the United States
9 7 History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent (Boston, 1834-1874), vii, 116. jw Rathbun, "George Bancroft on Man and History ...
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Michael Foley - Historical Methods - Syllabus
Reading: George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent (NY: 1885), Chapters VII, VIII, IX, and X. ...
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Vol. 98, pg 57, Ohio History
Salmon P. Chase 57. Chase did not confine his secondary sources solely to a national. perspective but drew extensively on the best available descriptions ...
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