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" Their manoeuvres were such as the worst General in England would be hooted at for practising; two lines coming up within six yards of one another, and firing in one another's faces till they had no ammunition left : nothing could be more ridiculous. "
A History of the British Army - Page 527
by Sir John William Fortescue - 1902
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 105

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray (IV), Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - English literature - 1859
...infantry exactly like the Hessian, only taller and better set up, but much slower in their movements. Their manoeuvres were such as the worst General in...coming up within six yards of one another, and firing in one another's faces till they had no Ammunition left : nothing could be more ridiculous.' Oh the...
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Correspondence of Charles, First Marquis Cornwallis, Volume 1

Charles Cornwallis Marquis Cornwallis - United States - 1859
...infantry exactly like the Hessian, only taller and better set up, but much slower in their movements. Their manoeuvres were such as the worst General in...coming up within six yards of one another, and firing in one another's faces till they had no ammunition left : nothing could be more ridiculous. Out of...
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THE QUARTERLY REVIEW

william clowes - 1859
...infantry exactly like the Hessian, only taller and better set up, but much slower in their movements. Their manoeuvres were such as the worst General in...coming up within six yards of one another, and firing in one another's faces till they had no ammunition left : nothing could be more ridiculous.' On the...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 105

George Walter Prothero - 1859
...infantry exactly like the Hessian, only taller and better set up, but much slower in their movements. Their manoeuvres were such as the worst General in...coming up within six yards of one another, and firing in one another's faces till they had no ammunition left: nothing could be more ridiculous.' On the...
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The London Quarterly Review, Volumes 105-106

1859
...infantry exactly like the Hessian, only taller and better set up, but much slower in their movements. Their manoeuvres were such as the worst General in...coming up within six yards of one another, and firing in one another's faces till they had no ammunition left: nothing could be more ridiculous.' On the...
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Correspondence of Charles, First Marquis Cornwallis, Volume 1

Charles Cornwallis Marquis Cornwallis - United States - 1859
...like the Hessian, only taller and better set up, but much slower in their movements. Their mancouvres were such as the worst General in England would be...coming up within six yards of one another, and firing in one another's faces till they had no ammunition left : notliing could be more ridiculous. Out of...
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Correspondence of Charles, first marquis of Cornwallis, Volume 1

Charles Cornwallis Cornwallis (Marquis), Charles Ross - Great Britain - 1859
...infantry exactly like the Hessian, only taller and better set up, but much slower in their movements. Their manoeuvres were such as the worst General in England would be hooted at lor practising ; two lines coming up within six yards of one another, and firing in one another's faces...
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