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" I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country... "
Benedict Arnold's Navy: The Ragtag Fleet That Lost the Battle of Lake ... - Stran 76
avtor: James L. Nelson - 2006 - 416 strani
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The Unitarian Review, Količina 1

Charles Lowe, Henry Wilder Foote, John Hopkins Morison, Henry H. Barber, James De Normandie, Joseph Henry Allen - 1874
...himself to the cause of his country and mankind. His words were, as he went to the gallows tree, " I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country." His story is affectingly told in a lecture by George W. Greene, entitled " Martyrs of...
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The Centennial History of the United States: From the Discovery of the ...

James D. McCabe - 1874 - 925 strani
...September 22d, without any form of trial, was hanged as a spy. He met his death with firmness, saying : " I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country." In the meantime the British had seized the islands at the mouth of the Harlem river, and...
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HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES, FROM THE DISCOVERY OF THE AMERICAN CONTINENT.

GEORGE BANCROFT. - 1875
...22, to a comrade in arms. On the morning of the twenty-second, as he ascended the gallows, he said : "I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country." The provost-marshal destroyed his letters, as if grudging his friends a knowledge of the...
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Little Classics, Količina 18

Rossiter Johnson - 1875
...sister were destroyed, and his request for a Bible or a clergyman was denied. His last words were : " I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country." An antograph manuscript of one of Hale's college orations, still preserved in the archives...
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History of the American Revolution: The Student's Life of Washington ...

Washington Irving - 1876 - 714 strani
...judge, ordered for execution tlie next morning at daybreak, liis patriot spirit shone forth in his dyine words — "I only regret" that I have but one life to lose for inj country. 23 liim, I delivered him confidential papers in my OWB b writing to deliver to your Kxct/llem-v."...
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Memoirs of Eliphalet Nott: For Sixty-two Years President of Union College

Cornelius Van Santvoord, Tayler Lewis - 1876 - 390 strani
...was the grandmother of Captain Nathan Hale, executed as a spy by Sir William Howe, and whose dying words : " I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country," will keep his memory fragrant so long as patriotic devotion is honored among men. The...
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History of the United States of America: For the Use of Schools

Charles Augustus Goodrich - 1876
...next morning. He was not allowed a Bible, nor the attendance of a minister. His last words were, " I only regret that I have but one life to lose for mv country." » Near the present Thirty-sixth Street. < See p. 117, It 14. QCKSTIONS. — 5. What did...
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History of the United States of America, from the Discovery of ..., Količina 5

George Bancroft - 1876
...comrade in arms. On the morning of the Sept. 22. twenty-second, as he ascended the gallows, he said : "I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country." The provost-marshal destroyed his letters, as if grudging his friends a knowledge of the...
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Life of Israel Putnam ("Old Put"): Major-general in the Continental Army

Increase Niles Tarbox - 1876 - 389 strani
...British lines as a spy ; was detected and executed, dying with those memorable words upon his lips, " I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country." The American army, having now been brought into a position where it was hazardous to attack...
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Patton's Concise History of the American People: From the Discoveries of the ...

Jacob Harris Patton - 1876 - 1018 strani
...should never know they had a man who could die with such firmness." The last words of Hale were : " I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country." The entire British fleet was within cannon-shot of the city, and some of their vessels...
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