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" On the whole, I think we have had a very fortunate escape, and have great reason to return our humble and hearty thanks to Almighty God, for preserving and delivering so many of us from our more than savage enemies. "
A Naval History of the American Revolution - Page 173
by Gardner Weld Allen - 1913
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Correspondence of the American Revolution: being letters of eminent men to ...

Jared Sparks - United States - 1853
...will make the utmost despateh to Crown Point, where I beg you will send ammunition, and your further orders for us. On the whole, I think we have had a very fortunate escape, and have great reason to return our humble and hearty thanks to Almighty God, for preserving and delivering...
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Battle of Valcour on Lake Champlain, October 11th, 1776

Peter Sailly Palmer - Valcour Island, Battle of, 1776 - 1876 - 24 pages
...will make the utmost despatch to Crown Point, where I beg you will send ammunition, and your further orders for us. On the whole I think we have had a very fortunate escape, and have great reason to return our humble and . 16 BATTLE OF VALCOUR. hearty thanks to Almighty God...
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Hadden's Journal and Orderly Books: A Journal Kept in Canada and Upon ...

James Murray Hadden, Guy Carleton Baron Dorchester, John Burgoyne, William Phillips - Burgoyne's Invasion, 1777 - 1884 - 581 pages
...will make the utmost despatch to Crown Point, where I beg you will send ammunition, and your further orders for us. On the whole I think we have had a very fortunate escape, and have great reason to return our humble and hearty thanks to Almighty God for preserving and delivering...
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Public Papers of Governor, Volume 1

New York (State). Governor - History - 1899
...will make the utmost despatch to Crown Point, where I beg you will send ammunition, and your further orders for us. On the whole, I think we have had a very fortunate escape, and have great reason to return our humble and hearty thanks to Almighty God, for preserving and delivering...
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A Naval History of the American Revolution, Volume 1

Gardner Weld Allen - United States - 1913
...avoided the British fleet.2 The Americans retreated south up the lake, and early in the morning, October 12, reached Schuyler's Island, ten miles from Valcour....no longer at Schuyler's Island," says Arnold in a biter report, " than to stop our leaks and mend the sails of the Washington. At two o'clock PM, the...
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A Naval History of the American Revolution, Volume 1

Gardner Weld Allen - United States - 1913
...avoided the British fleet.2 The Americans retreated south up the lake, and early in the morning, October 12, reached Schuyler's Island, ten miles from Valcour....whole, I think we have had a very fortunate escape." 3 But it was too early to talk of escape, with the enemy in hot .pursuit. Such repairs as were possible...
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The Gondola Philadelphia and the Battle of Lake Champlain

John R. Bratten - History - 2002 - 235 pages
...fleet will make the utmost dispatch to Crown Point, where I beg you will send ammunition & your further orders for us. On the whole, I think we have had a fortunate escape.'"'8 During the stop, the Americans discovered the gondola Providence was so badly...
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Benedict Arnold's Navy: The Ragtag Fleet That Lost the Battle of Lake ...

James Nelson - History - 2006 - 416 pages
...Arnold penned a note to Gates informing him of the action and the mauling the British had inflicted. "On the whole I think we have had a Very fortunate escape, & have great reason to return, our humble, & hearty thanks to Almighty God for preserving. & delivering...
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