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" conquest of them ; and, finally, that such was " his idea of the Company's distress at home, " added to his knowledge of their wants abroad, " that he should have been glad of any occasion •'• to employ their forces, which saved so much of  "
The Works of ... Edmund Burke - Page 377
by Edmund Burke - 1813
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The Political Magazine and Parliamentary, Naval, Military, and ..., Volume 10

Europe - 1786 - 506 pages
...promiftd an eafy conqueft of *' them ; and, finallv, that fuch was his " idea of the Company's difbefs at home, " added to his knowledge of their wants " abroad, that he fhould have bien gUd " of any occafion to employ iheir forces, " which faved fo much of their pay and...
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Memoirs of the Reign of George III to the Session of Parliament ..., Volume 3

William Belsham - Great Britain - 1795 - 382 pages
...country, promifed an eafy conqueft ; and finally, that fuch was his idea of the Company's diftrefs at home, added to his knowledge of their wants abroad, that he fhould have been glad of any occajion to employ their forces which faved fo much of their pay and expences."...
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Memoirs of the life of the Right Hon. Warren Hastings, first ..., Volume 1

George Robert Gleig - Colonial administrators - 1841 - 574 pages
...slight grounds of our allegations against him. On the other hand, the absence of the Mahrattas, and the weak state of the Rohillas, promised an easy conquest of them ; and I own that such was my idea of the Company's distress, at home, added to my knowledge of their wants...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 4

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1855 - 556 pages
...neighbours ; — that it would ease the Company of a considerable part of their military expense, aud preserve their troops from inaction and relaxation of discipline ; — that the weak state of the Kohillas promised an easy conquest of them ; — and, finally, that such was his idea of the Company's...
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The Life and Times of Charles James Fox, Volume 2

Earl John Russell Russell - 1859 - 400 pages
...taking up arms against his neighbours ; that it would ease the Company of a considerable part of their military expense, and preserve their troops from inaction...his knowledge of their wants abroad, that he should be glad, of any occasion to employ their forces which saved so much of their pay and expenses." That...
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The Life and Times of Charles James Fox, Volume 2

Earl John Russell Russell - 1859 - 400 pages
...taking tip arms against his neighbours ; that it would ease the Company of a considerable part of their military expense, and preserve their troops from inaction...easy conquest of them ; and finally, that such was bis idea of the Company's distress at home, added to his knowledge of their wants abroad, that he should...
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The Life and Times of Charles James Fox, Volume 2

Earl John Russell Russell - 1859 - 402 pages
...taking up arms against his neighbours ; that it would ease the Company of a considerable part of their military expense, and preserve their troops from inaction...relaxation of discipline ; that the weak state of the Eohillas promised an easy conquest of them ; and finally, that such was his idea of the Company's distress...
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The Works of Edmund Burke: With a Memoir, Volume 3

Edmund Burke - English literature - 1860 - 556 pages
...up arms against his neighhours ; — that it would ease the company of a considerahle part of their military expense, and preserve their troops from inaction...distress at home, added to his knowledge of their wants ahroad, that he should have heen glad of any occasion to employ their forces, which saved so much of...
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A Calendar of Indian State Papers: Secret Series, Fort William, 1774-75

H. Scott Smith, India. Record Commission - India - 1864 - 196 pages
...absence of the Jlahratta-s the weak state of the Rohillas, which promised an easy conquest of them, and his idea of the Company's distress at home added to his knowledge of their wants abroad." — 3Ies/irs. Clattering, Monson and i'rancis 'to f/ic Court of Directors. Secret Cvimultaliuiis,\a\....
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The Works of the Right Honorable Edmund Burke ...: Reports on administration ...

Edmund Burke - 1889 - 578 pages
...up arms against his neighbours ; — that it would ease the Company of a considerable part of their military expense, and preserve their troops from inaction...relaxation of discipline ; — that the weak state of the Eohillas promised an easy conquest of them ; — and, finally, that such was his idea of the Company's...
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