Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" In giving freedom to the slave we assure freedom to the free — honorable alike in what we give and what we preserve. We shall nobly save or meanly lose the last best hope of earth. "
The Political History of the United States of America, During the Great ... - Page 228
by Edward McPherson - 1865 - 653 pages
Full view - About this book

The Living Age ..., Volume 76

1863
...save it. We, even we here, hold the power and bear the responsibility. In giving freedom to the slave we assure freedom to the free, honorable alike in...shall nobly save or meanly lose the last, best hope of the earth." " The mills of the gods grind slowly ; " but when an American President can take and express...
Full view - About this book

The Impending Crisis of the South: How to Meet it

Hinton Rowan Helper - Slavery - 1857 - 420 pages
...world knows we do know how to save it. In giving freedom to the slave we assure freedom to the free. We shall nobly save or meanly lose the last, best...Other means , may succeed, this could not fail." The last four words | expressed too confident a hope as to what Northern policy apart from Northern arms...
Full view - About this book

History of the United States: From the Earliest Period to the ..., Volume 4

Jesse Ames Spencer - United States - 1866
...it. We, even we here, hold the power, and bear the responsibility. In giving freedom to the slave, we assure freedom to the free, honorable alike in...will forever applaud, and God must forever bless." On the very first day of the session, •esolutions were introduced denouncing the course or the government...
Full view - About this book

The North-western Monthly: A Magazine Devoted to University ..., Volume 8

Education - 1897
...if we rely solely upon force. It is much— very much — that it would cost no blood at all. . . . Other means may succeed; this could not fail. The...will forever applaud, and God must forever bless.— Ibi<l, pp. 270-577. And It is suggested as not Improper that, in constructing a loyal Stats government...
Full view - About this book

Annual Register

History - 1863
...bear the responsibility. " In giving freedom to the slave we assure freedom to the free, honourable alike in what we give and what we preserve. " We shall nobly save or meanly lose the last best hope of the earth. " Other means may succeed ; this could not fail. " The way is plain, peaceful, generous,...
Full view - About this book

The Life of Abraham Lincoln

Abott A. Abott - 1864 - 100 pages
...responsibility. In giving freedom to the slave we assure freedom to the free — honorable alike in that we give and what we preserve. We shall nobly save,...will forever applaud, and God must forever bless." The writer is no hero-worshipper, and has refrained during the course of this work ftom rendering many...
Full view - About this book

Life of Abraham Lincoln: Presenting His Early History, Political Career, and ...

Joseph Hartwell Barrett - Electronic book - 1864 - 510 pages
...— even toe. here — hold the power, and bear the responsibility. In giving freedom to the slave, we assure freedom to the free — honorable alike...; this could not fail. The way is plain, peaceful, gen^ erous, just — a way which, if followed, the world will forever applaud, and God must forever...
Full view - About this book

History of the Administration of President Lincoln

Henry Jarvis Raymond - United States - 1864 - 8 pages
...— even we here — hold the power and bear the responsibility. In giving freedom to the slave wo assure freedom to the free — honorable alike in...of earth. Other means may succeed; this could not, cannot fail. The way is plain, peaceful, generous, just — a way •which, if followed, the world...
Full view - About this book

America and Her Commentators: With a Critical Sketch of Travel in the United ...

Henry Theodore Tuckerman - Etats-Unis - 1864 - 460 pages
...it. We, even we here, hold die power and bear the responsibility. " In giving freedom to the slave, we assure freedom to the free, honorable alike in...shall nobly save or meanly lose the last best hope of the earth. " Other means may sueceed. This could not fail. " The way a plain — peaceful, generous,...
Full view - About this book

History of the Administration of President Lincoln: Including His Speeches ...

Henry Jarvis Raymond - United States - 1864 - 496 pages
...responsibility. In giving freedom to the slave wo assure freedom to the free — honorable alike in what wo give and what we preserve. We shall nobly save or...of earth. Other means may succeed; this could not, cannot fail. The way is plain, peaceful, generous, just — a way which, if followed, the world will...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF