Life of Sir Henry Lawrence, Volume 1

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OCLC Number: 25037252
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Lawrence, Henry Montgomery, -- Sir, -- 1806-1857.
Soldiers -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Soldiers -- India -- Biography.
Colonial administrators -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Colonial administrators -- India -- Biography.
India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947.

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Page 158 - And he said, My presence shall go with thee, and I will give thee rest.
Page 253 - SIR, — I have the pleasure to acknowledge the receipt of your letter...
Page 237 - All the King's horses and all the King's men Could not put Humpty Dumpty together again.
Page 236 - The Governor-General confidently hopes that the Shah will be speedily replaced on his throne by his own subjects and adherents ; and when once he shall be secured in power, and the independence and integrity of Afghanistan established, the British army will be withdrawn.
Page 25 - His back against a rock he bore, And firmly placed his foot before : — "Come one, come all ! this rock shall fly From its firm base as soon as I.
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Page 196 - ... having refused to accept challenges, as they will only have acted in obedience to the law, and have done their duty as good soldiers, who subject themselves to discipline.
Page 443 - on June 2nd, and does any sane man doubt that twenty-four hours would swell the hundreds of rebels into thousands, and in a week every ploughshare in the Delhi States would be turned into a sword ? And when a sufficient force had been mustered, which...
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