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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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History of England from the Earliest Times to the Year 1858

James White - 1860 - 856 pages
...and a neighbouring set of 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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The Journal of Jurisprudence, Volume 6

Law - 1862
...under the sign-manual, instructions, containing at the close these portentous and now memorable words : '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 History of England from the Accession of James II, Volume 4

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - Great Britain - 1864
...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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Charles Knight's school history of England, abridged from the ..., Volume 1

Charles Knight - 1865
...instructions of the llth were repeated, with verbal alterations, and with this addition : "As for Alar (an 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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Tragedies: To which are Added a Few Sonnets and Verses

Sir Thomas Noon Talfourd - 1865 - 268 pages
...had already done all that was required of others. The words are remarkable : — " As for M:ic Ian of Glencoe, and that tribe, if they can be well distinguished from t!ie rest of the Highlanders, it will be proper, for the vindication of public justice, to extirpate...
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The Works of Lord Macaulay, Complete: History of England

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1866
...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...vindication of public justice, to extirpate that set o: thieves." These words naturally bear a sense perfectly innocent, and would, but for the horrible...
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The History of Ireland: From the Treaty of Limerick to the Present Time ...

Ireland - 1869 - 568 pages
...the king, in his closet, and then and there induced his majesty to sign a paper in these words : '• As for Maclan of Glencoe, and that tribe, if they...public justice, to extirpate that set of thieves." And this order was directed to the Commander of the Forces in Scotland. What was intended, therefore,...
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The History of Ireland: From the Treaty of Limerick to the Present ..., Volume 1

Ireland - 1869 - 640 pages
...the king, in his closet, and then and there nduced his majesty to sign a paper in these words : '• As for Maclan of Glencoe, and that tribe, if they...Highlanders, it will be proper for the vindication of public ¡ustice, to extirpate that set of thieves." And this order was directed to the Commander of the Forces...
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The History of Ireland,: From the Treaty of Limerick to the ..., Volume 1

John Mitchel - Ireland - 1869
...paper in these words : " As for Maclan of Glencoe, and that tribe, if they can be well distinuished from the other Highlanders, it will be proper for...public justice, to extirpate that set of thieves." And this order was directed to the Commander of the Forces in Scotland. What was intended, therefore,...
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The Crown History of England: Being Our Country's History from the Earliest ...

Charles Knight - Great Britain - 1870 - 928 pages
...January the instructions of the 11th 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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