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" With regard to our withdrawal at the present moment, I fear that it would have the very worst effect ; it would be construed into a defeat, and our character as a powerful nation, would be entirely lost in this part of the world. It is true that the garrison... "
History of the War in Afghanistan - Page 463
by Sir John William Kaye - 1851
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History of the War in Afghanistan, Volume 2

Sir John William Kaye - Afghan Wars - 1851
...regard to our withdrawal at the present moment, I fear that it would have the very worst effect — it would be construed into a defeat, and our character...relief of that garrison is only one object; there still reVOL. II. 2 H main others which we cannot disregard — I allude to the release of the prisoners....
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Political and Military Events in British India: From the Years ..., Volume 1

William Hough - India - 1853
...been sent to General Nott. present moment, I fear that it would have the very worst effect ; — -it would be construed into a defeat, and our character...would be entirely lost in this part of the world." But the advance on Cabool would require that General Nott should act in concert, and advance also....
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Memoirs and Corresponence of Major-General Sir William Nott ..., Volume 2

Sir William Nott - Afghan Wars - 1854
...With regard to our withdrawal at the present moment, I fear it would have the very worst effect ; it would be construed into a defeat, and our character...part of the world. It is true that the garrison of Jellallabad has been saved, which it could not have been had a force not been sent to its relief; but...
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Considerations on tactics and strategy, by G. Twemlow

George Twemlow - 1855
...regard to our withdrawal at the present moment, I fear it would have the worst possible effect ; it would be construed into a defeat, and our character,...nation, would be entirely lost in this part of the * Deuteronomy, ch. u. world. It is true that the garrison of Jellalabad has been saved, which it could...
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History of Europe: from the Fall of Napoleon, in 1815, to the ..., Volume 8

Sir Archibald Alison - Europe - 1859
..."With regard to our withdrawal at the present moment, I fear it would have the very worst effect. It would be construed into a defeat, and our character...entirely lost in this part of the world. It is true the garrison of Jellalabad has been saved, which it would not have been had not a force been sent for...
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History of Europe: From the Fall of Napoleon, in MDCCCXV to the ..., Volume 4

Sir Archibald Alison - Europe - 1860
..."With regard to our withdrawal nt the present moment, I fear it would have the very worat effect It would be construed into a defeat, and our character...entirely lost in this part of the world. It is true the garrison of Jellalabad has been saved, which it would not have been had not a fan» been sent for...
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Life of Sir Henry Lawrence, Volume 1

Sir Herbert Benjamin Edwardes, Herman Merivale - Colonial administrators - 1872
...beneficial. And as to " withdrawal at the present moment," it " would have the very worst eflect — it would be construed into a defeat, and our character...would be entirely lost in this part of the world." It was true that Jellalabad had been relieved, " but the relief of that garrison was only one object....
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Life of Sir Henry Lawrence, Volume 1

Sir Herbert Benjamin Edwardes, Herman Merivale - Colonial administrators - 1872
...beneficial. And as to " withdrawal at the present moment," it " would have the very worst effect — it would be construed into a defeat, and our character...would be entirely lost in this part of the world." It was true that Jellalabad had been relieved, " but the relief of that garrison, was only one object....
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The Life and Correspondence of Field-Marshall Sir George Pollock ...

Charles Rathbone Low - India - 1873 - 560 pages
...regard to our withdrawal at the present moment, I fear that it would have the very worst effect ; it would be construed into a defeat, and our character...this part of the world. It is true that the garrison at Jellalabad has been saved, which it would not have been had a force not been sent to its relief....
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The Life and Correspondence of Field-Marshall Sir George Pollock ...

Charles Rathbone Low - India - 1873 - 560 pages
...regard to our withdrawal at the present moment, I fear that it would have the very worst effect ; it would be construed into a defeat, and our character...this part of the world. It is true that the garrison at Jellalabad has been saved, which it would not have been had a force not been sent to its relief....
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