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" As for Mac Ian of Glencoe and that tribe, if they can be well distinguished from the other Highlanders, it will be proper, for the vindication of public justice, to extirpate that set of thieves. "
The West of Scotland in History: Being Brief Notes Concerning Events, Family ... - Page 86
by Joseph Irving - 1885 - 359 pages
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Lives of the Queens of England, from the Norman Conquest: Now First ...

Agnes Strickland - Queens - 1854
..."WILLIAM, R.1 " As for the M'Donalds of Glencoe, if they can well be distinguished from the rest of the Highlanders, it will be proper, for the vindication...public justice, to extirpate that set of thieves. " WR" This extermination, which was extended in intention to the Erasers, and other clans in the highlands,...
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The History of England: From the Accession of James the Second, Volume 4

Thomas Babington Macaulay - 1855
...blaming him. That order, directed to the Commander of the Forces in Scotland, runs thus: "As for Mac Ian of Glencoe and that tribe, if they can be well distinguished...public justice , to extirpate that set of thieves." These words naturally bear a sense perfectly innocent, and would, but for the horrible event which...
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The History of England from the Accession of James II.

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - Great Britain - 1855
...order, directed to the xvm' Commander of the Forces in Scotland, runs thus : " As 1692. for Mac Ian of Glencoe and that tribe, if they can be •well...public justice, to extirpate that set of thieves." These words naturally bear a sense perfectly innocent, and would, but for the horrible event which...
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Bentley's Miscellany, Volume 39

Charles Dickens, William Harrison Ainsworth, Albert Smith - Literature - 1856
...discussing the order directed to the Commander of the Forces in Scotland, which runs thus: " As for Mac Ian of Glencoe and that tribe, if they can be well distinguished...public justice, to extirpate that set of thieves," — it is asserted by Mr. Macaulay that these words " naturally bear a sense perfectly innocent," and...
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Bentley's Miscellany, Volume 39

Charles Dickens, William Harrison Ainsworth, Albert Smith - Literature - 1856
...discussing the order directed to the Commander of the Forces in Scotland, which runs thus: " As for Mac Ian of Glencoe and that tribe, if they can be well distinguished...public justice, to extirpate that set of thieves," — it is asserted by Mr. Macaulay that these words " naturally bear a sense perfectly innocent," and...
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THE DUBLIN UNIVERSITY MAGAZINE

HODGES SMITH - 1856
...which was directed to the Commander of the Forces in Scotland, and which ran thus : " As for Mac Ian of Glencoe and that tribe, if they can be well distinguished...the other Highlanders, it will be proper, for the vmdication of public justice, to extirpate that set of thieves." Now, to extirpate — or root out...
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THE DUBLIN UNIVERSITY MAGAZINE

HODGES SMITH - 1856
...which was directed to the Commander of the Forces in Scotland, and which ran thus: " As for Mac Ian of Glencoe and that tribe, if they can be well distinguished...the other Highlanders, it will be proper, for the vmdication of public justice, to extirpate that set of thieves." Now, to extirpate—or root out—a...
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The Annals of England: An Epitome of English History, from Co[n ..., Volume 3

William Edward Flaherty - Great Britain - 1857
...by supposing that he signed it without perusing it. It runs thus : — "WILLIAM R.— As for Mao Ian of Glencoe and that tribe, if they can be well distinguished from the rest of the Highlanders, it will be proper, for the vindication of public justice, to extirpate that...
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Lives of the Queens of England from the Norman Conquest: With ..., Volumes 10-11

Agnes Strickland - Queens - 1857
...WILLIAM R.' "As for the M-Donalds of Glencoe, if they can well' be distinguished from the rest of the Highlanders, it will be proper for the vindication of public justice to zxtirpate that set of thieves. W. R-' This extermination, which was extended in intention to the Frasers,...
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The history of England from the accession of James the second. (Vol.8 ed. by ...

Thomas Babington baron Macaulay - Great Britain - 1858
...him. That order, directed to the Commander of the Forces in Scotland, runs thus : " As for Mac Ian of Glencoe and that tribe, if they can be well distinguished...public justice, to extirpate that set of thieves." These words naturally bear a sense perfectly innocent, and would, but for the horrible event which...
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