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" Louisbourg was 12,000 men, while the French garrison numbered about 3200. The historian states that— " The governor had taken all the precautions in his power to prevent a landing, by establishing a chain of posts that extended two leagues and a half... "
A System of Boat Armament in the United States Navy: Reported to ... Bureau ... - Page 104
by John Adolphus Bernard Dahlgren - 1852 - 122 pages
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Continuation of the Complete History of England, Volume 2

Tobias George Smollett - Great Britain - 1760
...enfiladed by the befiegers, and no part of the town fecure from the effects of cannonading and bombardment. The governor had taken all the precautions in his power to prevent a landing, by eftablifhing a chain of pofts, that extended two leagues and a half along the moft acceffible parts...
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A New Collection of Voyages, Discoveries and Travels: Containing ..., Volume 7

John Knox - Voyages and travels - 1767
...acrofs the harbour's mouth, in order to render it inacccllible to the Engliih ihipping. The governorhad taken all the precautions in his power to prevent a landing, by eftabliihing a chain of ports along the moft acceffible parts of the beach : but there were fome intermediate...
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The history of England: from the Revolution to the death of George the ...

Tobias George Smollett, David Hume - Great Britain - 1810
...enfiladed by the besiegers, and no part of the town secure from the effects of cannonading and bombardment. The governor had taken all the precautions in his...that extended two leagues and a half along the most inaccessible parts of the beach: intrenchments were thrown up, and batteries erected; but there were...
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The History of England: From the Invasion of Julius Cęsar, to ..., Volume 11

David Hume - Great Britain - 1810
...enfiladed by the besiegers, and no part of the town secure from the eflects of cannonading and bombardment. The governor had taken all the precautions in his...that extended two leagues and a half along the most inaccessible parts of the beach: intrenchments were thrown up, and batteries erected ; but there were...
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The History of England: From the Revolution in 1688, to the Death of George ...

Tobias Smollett - Great Britain - 1822
...enfiladed by the besiegers, and no part of the town secure from the effects of cannonading and bombardment. The governor had taken all the precautions in his...that extended two leagues and a half along the most inaccessible parts of the beach : intrenchments were thrown up, and batteries erected; but there were...
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The History of England, from the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the ..., Volume 12

David Hume - Great Britain - 1825
...enfiladed by the besiegers, and no part of the town secure from the effects of cannonading and bombardment. The governor had taken all the precautions in his...that extended two leagues and a half along the most inaccessible parts of the beach: intrenchments were thrown up, and batteries erected; but there were...
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The history of England

Tobias George Smollett - 1827
...enfiladed by the besiegers, and no part of the town secure from the effects of cannonading and bombardment. The governor had taken all the precautions in his...that extended two leagues and a half along the most inaccessible parts of the beach: entrenchments were thrown up, and batteries erected; • The Prudent,...
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BOAT ARMAMENT OF THE U.S. NAVY

J.A. DAHLGREN - 1856
...was sent from England against the French colonies in North America. The force assigned to be» siege Louisbourg was 12,000 men, while the French garrison...historian states that— " The governor had taken all the precaution in his power to prevent the landing, by establishing a chain of posts that extended two...
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The history of England, by D. Hume, continued by T. Smollett, and to the ...

David Hume, Edward Farr - 1859
...enfiladed by the besiegers, and no part of the town secure from the effects of cannonading and bombardment. The governor had taken all the precautions in his...that extended two leagues and a half along the most inaccessible part of tho beach; intrench ments were thrown up, and batteries erected; but there were...
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The History of England from the Revolution to the Death of George ..., Volume 3

Tobias George Smollett - Great Britain - 1864
...enfiladed by the besiegers, and no part of the town secure from the effects of cannonading and bombardment. The governor had taken all the precautions in his...that extended two leagues and a half along the most inaccessible parts of the beach: intrench men ts were thrown up, and batteries erected; but there were...
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