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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 2,462 0 Browse Search
Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 692 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 10 516 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 3, 15th edition. 418 0 Browse Search
C. Julius Caesar, Gallic War 358 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 4, 15th edition. 298 0 Browse Search
Hon. J. L. M. Curry , LL.D., William Robertson Garrett , A. M. , Ph.D., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 1.1, Legal Justification of the South in secession, The South as a factor in the territorial expansion of the United States (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 230 0 Browse Search
H. Wager Halleck , A. M. , Lieut. of Engineers, U. S. Army ., Elements of Military Art and Science; or, Course of Instruction in Strategy, Fortification, Tactis of Battles &c., Embracing the Duties of Staff, Infantry, Cavalry, Artillery and Engineers. Adapted to the Use of Volunteers and Militia. 190 0 Browse Search
C. Edwards Lester, Life and public services of Charles Sumner: Born Jan. 6, 1811. Died March 11, 1874. 186 0 Browse Search
George Ticknor, Life, letters and journals of George Ticknor (ed. George Hillard) 182 0 Browse Search
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t distance to the British coast without meeting any opposition, and was only prevented from landing the troops by a storm, which drove them back upon the coast of France for shelter. In 1755 an English fleet of several ships of the line and some frigates were sent to intercepts a French fleet of twenty-five ships of the line om Brest for America. The fleets passed each other in a thick fog. All but two of the French vessels reached Quebec, and nine of them soon afterwards returned to France. In 1759 a British force, under Commander Boy, blockaded a French fleet in the port of Dunkirk. The French commander, seizing a favorable opportunity, not oabout till the next year, without meeting a single British vessel, although sixty one British ships of the line were then stationed upon the coasts of England and France. A still more remarkable case occurred in 1796, when the French attempted to throw the army of Hoche into Ireland. The most extraordinary efforts were made
A Yankee description of Garibaldian London.[London Correspondence of the N. Y. Tribune.] London April 13, 1864. Garibaldiana come first of course. You will have already learned some things about him; how France quaked as he passed; how the English heart was thrilled when he touched the shore at Southampton; how The Times, one face toward Napoleon and Francis Joseph and the other toward the People, cried, "Order gentlemen, order! Remember that it must all be for Garibaldi in the abstr closeted with on his arrival was Joseph Mazziai, and the next were P. A. Taylor, M. P. (sometime President of Garibaldi Committee years ago,) and Karl Blind. All of which gave a very plain assertion of what perhaps most people (certainly all in France, Austria, and Italy,) knew before, that Garibaldi did not come to England to feast on boar's head and champagne, nor to go to the opera at Covent Garden, but to consult with certain representatives of the European Democracy of every European coun
A description of Richmond. In a very delightful series of papers contributed to the Richmond Illustrated News, entitled "The Exile in France," by John Mitchell, we find the following description of Richmond: On the first morning that we awoke in Lyon we found the morning papers of that city on the breakfast table. The telegraphic column announced the arrival of another mail from America — the Federals still working their way up the Peninsula from Williamsburg, still gaining, by theirhen plunged into the translucent neclar, and standing up through the green mantle of dewy foliage, one single straw — for straws show the way the julep goes — they unanimously shouted that the next trip we should make together (after the south of France) must be to Virginia. I did candidly tell them, however, that from intelligence lately conveyed to me, I found there had grown up in that once innocent and pleasant town, a race of people called extortioners and speculators; that there were also<