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" And now ensued one of the greatest scenes of war that can be conceived: if we look to the height, Howe's corps, ascending the hill in the face of intrenchments, and in a very disadvantageous ground, was much engaged; to the left the enemy pouring in fresh... "
History of the Siege of Boston, and of the Battles of Lexington, Concord ... - Page 144
by Richard Frothingham - 1851 - 420 pages
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History of Bunker Hill battle: with a plan

Samuel Swett, Annin & Smith, Boston, engrs - Bunker Hill, Battle of, Boston, Mass., 1775 - 1827 - 55 pages
...certain that the regiment of Welsh Fusileers was not in the battle. Burgoyne says of the Battle, ' and now ensued one of the greatest scenes of war that can bę conceived : if we look at the height, Howe's corps ascending the hill in the face of iutrenchments,...
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History of England from the Peace of Utrecht to the Peace of Aix-la-Chaoelle ...

Philip Henry Stanhope (5th earl.) - 1836
...Boston has described them in a private letter with no slight dramatic force. " And " now," says he, "ensued one of the greatest " scenes of war that can be conceived. If we look " to the height Howe's corps, ascending the hill in " the face of intrenchments and in a...
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The Museum of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 18

Eliakim Littell - 1831
...the height. It was seconded by a number of frigates and floating batteries, and one ship of the line. And now ensued one of the greatest scenes of war that can be conceived. If we looked to the right, Howe's corps ascending the hill in the face of entrenchments, and in very...
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History of England from the peace of Utrecht to the peace of Versailles ...

Philip Henry Stanhope Stanhope (Earl) - Great Britain - 1851
...Boston has described them in a private letter with no slight dramatic force. "And " now," says he, " ensued one of the greatest " scenes of war that can be conceived. If we look " to the height Howe's corps, ascending the hill in " the face of intrenchments and in a...
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History of England from the Peace of Utrecht to the Peace of Aix-la-Chaoelle ...

Philip Henry Stanhope (5th earl.) - 1853
...Boston, has described them in a private letter with no slight dramatic force. " And now," says he, " ensued one of the greatest scenes of war that can " be conceived. If we look to the height Howe's corps, " ascending the hill in the face of intrenchments and in " a...
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HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE PEACE OF UTRECHT TO THE PEACE OF VERSAILLES

LORD MAHON - 1853
...Boston, has described them in a private letter with no slight dramatic force. " And now," says he, •" ensued one of the greatest scenes of war that can "be conceived. If we look to the height Howe's corps, " ascending the hill in the face of intrenchments and in "a...
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The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume 11

New England - 1857
...the height ; it was seconded by a number of frigates, floating batteries, and one ship of the line : And now ensued one of the greatest scenes of war that can be conceived ; if we look to the height, Howe's corps ascending the hill in the face of the entrenchments, and in...
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BATTLES OF THE UNITED STATES,

HENRY B. DAWSON - 1858
...the heights; it was seconded by a number of frigates, floating batteries, and one ship-of-theline. And now ensued one of the greatest scenes of war that can be conceived; if we look to the height, Howe's corps ascending the hill in the face of intrenchments, and in a very...
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History of England: From the Peace of Utrecht to the Peace of ..., Volume 6

Earl Philip Henry Stanhope Stanhope - Great Britain - 1858
...Boston, has described them in a private letter with no slight dramatic force. " And now," says he, " ensued one of the greatest scenes of war that can " be conceived. If we look to the height Howe's corps, ' ascending the hill in the face of intrenchments and in ' a...
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John Cassell's illustrated history of England. The text, to the reign of ...

Cassell, ltd - 1865
...scene from Boston, afterwards thus described it in a letter to lord Stanley, his brother-in-law : " Now ensued one of the greatest scenes of war that can be conceived. If we looked to the height, Howe's corps, ascending the hill in the face of entrenchments, and in very...
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