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" To the English, as showing that the empire of the seas does not always afford security against invasion ; that, in the face of superior maritime forces, her possessions... "
Military Expeditions Beyond the Seas - Page 306
by George Armand Furse - 1897
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History of Europe from the Commencement of the French Revolution in M.DCC ...

Archibald Alison - Europe - 1835
...great fleet, and the unforeseen disasters which frequently on that element defeat the best concerted enterprises ; to the English, as showing that the...always afford security against invasion ; that in Reflections the face of superior maritime forces, her possessions °"e'0f tyg" were for sixteen days...
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History of Europe (from 1789 to 1815).

sir Archibald Alison (1st bart.) - 1835
...great fleet, and the unforeseen disasters which frequently on that element defeat the best concerted enterprises; to the English, as showing that the empire...not always afford security against invasion ; that R-fl in the face of superior maritime forces, her possessions °n ti«.- fui|were for sixteen days...
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History of Europe from the commencement of the French ..., Volumes 3-4

sir Archibald Alison (1st bart.) - 1841
...and the unforeseen disasters which frequently on that element defeat the best concerted enteq)rises; to the English, as showing that the empire of the...and that neither the skill of her sailors, nor the îilourof her armies, but the fury of the elements, saved them from danger hnhe most vulnerable part...
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History of Europe (from 1789 to 1815).

sir Archibald Alison (1st bart.) - 1843
...unforeseen disasters which frequently on that 1796. clement defeat the best concerted enterprizes. To the English, as showing that the empire of the...face of superior maritime forces, her possessions had been for sixteen days at the mercy of the enemy, and that neither the skill of her sailors, nor...
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Dei difetti principali dell'attuale organizzazione dell'armata e del suo ...

G. B. Prunetti - 1846 - 166 pages
...English, as showing that the empire of the sens does not always afford security against invnsion ; that, in the face of superior maritime forces, her...and that neither the skill of her sailors nor the valor of her armies, but the fury of the elements, saved them from danger in the most vulnerable part...
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History of Europe from the Commencement of the French Revolution in M.DCC ...

Sir Archibald Alison - Europe - 1854
...disasters which frequently on the former element defeat the best-concerted enterprises; to the British, as showing that the empire of the seas does not always...face of superior maritime forces, her possessions had been for sixteen days at the mercy of the enemy, and that neither the skill of her sailors nor...
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History of Europe (from 1789 to 1815). 12 vols. [and] Index vol, Volume 3

sir Archibald Alison (1st bart.) - 1854
...disasters which frequently on the former element defeat the best-concerted enterprises; to the British, as showing that the empire of the seas does not always...face of superior maritime forces, her possessions had been for sixteen days at the mercy of the enemy, and that neither the skill of her sailors nor...
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Elements of Military Art and Science, Or, Course of Instruction in Strategy ...

Henry Wager Halleck - Crimean War, 1853-1856 - 1861 - 449 pages
...great fleet ; and the unforeseen disasters which frequently, on that element, defeat the best concerted enterprises. To the English, as showing that the empire...and that neither the skill of her sailors nor the valor of her armies, but the fury of the elements, saved them from danger in the most vulnerable part...
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Elements of Military Art and Science: Or, Course of Instruction in Strategy ...

Henry Wager Halleck - Crimean War, 1853-1856 - 1862 - 449 pages
...great fleet ; and the unforeseen disasters which frequently, on that element, defeat the best concerted enterprises. To the English, as showing that the empire...and that neither the skill of her sailors nor the valor of her armies, but the fury of the elements, saved them from danger in the most vulnerable part...
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Permanent Fortifications and Sea-coast Defences: To Accompany Bill H.R. 416 ...

Fortification - 1862 - 528 pages
...not /u-/i>/,i afford »ecvnty againut inrnsion ; that, in the face of superior maritime ire»-*, lier possessions were for sixteen days at the mercy of the enemy; and lat neither the skill of her sailors, nor the valor of her armies, but the fury of le elemente, saved...
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