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" May the great God, whom I worship, grant to my country, and for the benefit of Europe in general, a great and glorious victory, and may no misconduct in any one tarnish it; and may humanity after victory be the predominant feature in the British fleet!... "
Peerage of England. ... - Page 615
by Arthur Collins, Sir Egerton Brydges - 1812
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Improvement Era, Volume 2, Issue 2

1899 - 1146 pages
...and glorious victory; and may no misconduct in anyone tarnish it; and may humanity after victory be the predominant feature in the British fleet! For myself individually, I commit my life to him that made me; and may his blessings alight on my endeavors to serve my country faithfully! To Him I...
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The Failure of the Word: The Protagonist as Lawyer in Modern Fiction

Richard H. Weisberg - Literary Criticism - 1984 - 218 pages
...and glorious victory; and may no misconduct in any one tarnish it; and may humanity after victory be the predominant feature in the British fleet. For...Him who made me, and may His blessing light upon my endeavors for serving my Country faithfully. To Him I resign myself and the just cause which is entrusted...
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Nelson

Carola Oman - Biography & Autobiography - 1947 - 596 pages
...and glorious Victory; and may no misconduct in anyone tarnish it; and may humanity after Victory be the predominant feature in the British Fleet. For...just cause which is entrusted to me to defend. Amen. Amen. Amen." John Pasco, Signal Lieutenant, entering the cabin with a report, and finding the Admiral...
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The Great Admirals: Command at Sea, 1587-1945

Jack Sweetman - Biography & Autobiography - 1997 - 535 pages
...composed the prayer that highlights the conjunction of Christianity, patriotism, and duty: deavours for serving my Country faithfully. To him I resign...just cause which is entrusted to me to defend. Amen. Amen. Amen. His Anglican upbringing helps to explain the nature of Nelson's patriotism and the intensity...
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Decision at Trafalgar: The Story of the Greatest British Naval Battle of the ...

Dudley Pope - Fiction - 1999 - 384 pages
...and glorious Victory; and may no misconduct in any one tarnish it; and may humanity after Victory be the predominant feature in the British Fleet. For...just cause which is entrusted to me to defend. Amen. Amen. Amen. While he had been writing this prayer Lt. Pasco had come down to the cabin with a message,...
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The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

Elizabeth M. Knowles - Reference - 1999 - 1136 pages
...may no misconduct in anyone tarnish it; and may humanity after Victory be the predominant feature of the British Fleet. For myself, individually, I commit...endeavours for serving my Country faithfully. To Him 1 resign myself and the just cause which is entrusted to me to defend. Amen. Amen. Amen. diary entry,...
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Favourite Prayers: Chosen by People from All Walks of Life

Deborah Cassidi - Religion - 2002 - 192 pages
...glorious victory: and may no misconduct, in any one, tarnish it: and may humanity after victory be the predominant feature in the British Fleet. For...just cause which is entrusted to me to defend. AMEN AMEN AMEN. Horatio Nelson (1758-1805) 5 Written on the morning of 21 October 1805, the combined fleets...
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The Nelson Encyclopedia

Colin White - History - 2002 - 288 pages
...and Glorious Victory, and may no misconduct in any one tarnish it, and may humanity after Victory be the predominant feature in the British Fleet. For...Just cause which is entrusted to me to Defend. Amen. Amen. Amen. SOURCE Oliver Warner, op cit, pp58-60 15, Chaplain Alexander Seott deseribes Nelson's death...
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Churchill's Military Histories: A Rhetorical Study

Algis Valiunas - History - 2002 - 197 pages
...divisions against the French at a perpendicular. Nelson wrote a prayer just before battle: "For myself, I commit my life to Him who made me, and may His blessing light upon my endeavors for serving my country faithfully."60 The British made their attack successfully, though...
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Nelson: Love and Fame

Edgar Vincent - Biography & Autobiography - 2003 - 640 pages
Legendary for his exploits in war and in love, Admiral Horatio Nelson (1758-1805) comes into clear view in this captivating new biography. "The best modern biography of Britain ...
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