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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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The history of England from the accession of James the second. (Vol.8 ed. by ...

Thomas Babington baron Macaulay - Great Britain - 1858
...order, directed to the Commander of the Forces in Scotland, runs thus : " As for Mac Ian of Grlencoe 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 descendants of the Stuarts, an unchronicled page in England's history

William Townend (of Brighton.) - 1858
...for their extirpation running thus, " As for M Ian of Glencoe, and that tribe, if they can well be distinguished from, the other Highlanders, it will...public justice to extirpate that set of thieves." What is the natural meaning of this command, but that the Glencoe men should be extirpated, and what...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, and Historical Chronicle, for the Year ..., Volume 204

English essays - 1858
...running thus : ' As for M'lan of Glencoe, and that tribe, if they can well be distinguished from thu other Highlanders, it will be proper for the vindication...public justice to extirpate that set of thieves.' Whut is the natural meaning of this command, but that the Glencoe men should be extirpated, and what...
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THE QUEEN OF ENGLAND AND THEIR TIMES

FRANCIS LANCELLOTT, ESQ. - 1858
..."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...public justice, to extirpate that set of thieves. WR" A few hours before the massacre, Campbell, of Glenlyon, received the following order for the cold-blooded...
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The Queens of England and Their Times: From Matilda, Queen of ..., Volume 2

Francis Lancelott - Queens - 1858
...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 extirpate tlutt set of thieves. WR" A few hours before the massaere, Campbell, of Glenlyon, received the following...
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The history of England from the accession of James ii. (Vol.5 ed. by lady ...

Thomas Babington baron Macaulay - 1858
...and that tribe, if they can be xvm' well distinguished from the other Highlanders, it will be 1692. proper, for the vindication of 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 popular history of England, Volume 5

Charles Knight - Great Britain - 1859
...January the instructions of the llth were repeated, with verbal alterations, and with this addition : " As for Maclan 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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The Constitutional press

1859
...extirpation running thus, ' As for M Ian of Glencoe, and that tribe, if they can well be diftinguifhed from the other Highlanders, it will be proper for the vindication of public juftice to extirpate that fet of thieves.' What is the natural meaning of this command, but that the...
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An analysis of the Stuart Period of England History

Robert Ross - 1860
...out on the 16th of January a long letter of instructions, of which the following order formed a part: "As for Maclan 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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History of England, from the Earliest Times to the Year Eighteen Hundred and ...

James White - Great Britain - 1860 - 856 pages
...and a neighbouring set ot barbarians in Algeria) to sign the following order : — " As for Mac 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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