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" Having before revolved in my mind the long line his army must make in their march by a very narrow road, to be cut for them... "
Hazard's Register of Pennsylvania - Page 137
1834
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The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin: With Notes and a Sketch of Franklin ...

Benjamin Franklin - Inventors - 1886 - 238 pages
...bushes, and also what I had read of a former defeat of fifteen hundred French, who invaded the Iroquois country, I had conceived some doubts and some fears...these fine troops, so well provided with artillery, that place not yet completely fortified, and as we hear with no very strong garrison, can probably...
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... The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin, and a Sketch of Franklin's Life ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1886
...bushes, and also what I had read of a former defeat of fifteen hundred Fren'ch, who invaded the Iroquois country, I had conceived some doubts and some fears...these fine troops, so well provided with artillery, that place not yet completely fortified, and as we hear with no very strong garrison, can probably...
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The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - 1888 - 192 pages
...bushes, and also what I had read of a former defeat of fifteen hundred French, who invaded the Iroquois country, I had conceived some doubts and some fears...these fine troops, so well provided with artillery, that place not yet completely fortified, and as we hear with no very strong garrison, can probably...
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A Library of American Literature...

Stedman, Edmund C. and Hutchinson Ellen M. - 1888
...bushes, and also what I had read of a former defeat of fifteen hundred French, who invaded the Iroquois country, I had conceived some doubts and some fears...these fine troops, so well provided with artillery, that place, not yet completely fortified and as we hear with no very strong garrison, can probably...
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Benjamin Franklin: His Life

Benjamin Franklin - 1888 - 311 pages
...French, who invaded the Iroquois country, I had conceived some doubts and 1 Validity : strength or power. some fears for the event of the campaign. But I ventured...these fine troops, so well provided with artillery, that place not yet completely fortified, and as we hear with no very strong garrison, can probably...
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Virginia: A History of the People

John Esten Cooke - Virginia - 1888 - 523 pages
...oaths, spoke of capturing Fort Duquesne with little difficulty, the cautious Franklin replied: — " TJ be sure, sir, if you arrive well before Duquesne, with these fine troops, the fort can probably make but a short resistance." Hut there were the Indians, — added this obstinate...
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Lessons from the Life of Benjamin Franklin, 1706-1790

Benjamin Franklin - 1891 - 120 pages
...for them through the woods and bushes, and also what I had read of a former defeat of fifteen hundred French, who invaded the Illinois country, I had conceived some doubts and some fears for the event 103 of the campaign. But I ventured only to say, " To be sure, sir, if you arrive well before Duquesne,...
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The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin. (Complete.): Prepared for Use in ...

Benjamin Franklin, Julian Willis Abernethy - 1892 - 192 pages
...bushes, and also what I had read of a former defeat of fifteen hundred French, who invaded the Iroquois country, I had conceived some doubts and some fears...these fine troops, so well provided with artillery, that place, not yet completely fortified, and as we hear with no very strong garrison, can probably...
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Literature of the revolutionary period,1765-1787

Edmund Clarence Stedman, Ellen Mackay Hutchinson - American literature - 1894
...bushes, and also what I had read of a former defeat of fifteen hundred French, who invaded the Iroquois country, I had conceived some doubts and some fears...event of the campaign. But I ventured only to say, i: To be sure, sir, if you arrive well before Duquesne, with these fine troops, so well provided with...
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The Heart of Oak Books, Book 4

Charles Eliot Norton, Kate Stephens, George Henry Browne - Literature - 1895
...Iroquois country, I had conceiv'd some doubts and some fears for the event of the campaign. But I ventur'd only to say: " To be sure, sir, if you arrive well...these fine troops, so well provided with artillery, that place, not yet completely fortified, and as we hear with no very strong garrison, can probably...
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