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" A storm of universal fire blasted every field, consumed every house, destroyed every temple. The miserable inhabitants, flying from their flaming villages, in part were slaughtered ; others, without regard to sex, to age, to the respect of rank, or sacredness... "
The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke - Page 432
by Edmund Burke - 1807
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Memoirs of the Reign of George III to the Session of Parliament ..., Volume 3

William Belsham - 1795
...consumed every house, destroyed every temple. The miserable inhabitants, flying from their flaming villages, in part were slaughtered. Others, without...to the respect of rank, or sacredness of function, enveloped in a whirlwind of cavalry, were swept into captivity in an unknown and hostile laud. One...
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The Manual of Liberty: Or, Testimonies in Behalf of the Rights of Mankind ...

1795 - 406 pages
...field, consumed every house, destroyed every temple. The miserable inhabitants flying from their flaming villages, in part were slaughtered; others; without regard to sex, to age, to the respect of xank, or sacredness of function; fathers torn from children, husbands frcm wives, enveloped in a whirlwind...
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History of Great Britain, from the Revolution, 1688, to the ..., Volume 7

William Belsham - 1805
...consumed every house, destroyed every temple. The miserable inhabitants, flying from their flaming villages, in part were slaughtered. Others, without...sex, to age, to the respect of rank, or sacredness of furiction, enveloped in a whirlwind of cavalry, were swept into captivity in an unknown and hostile...
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The Warrior's Looking Glass: Wherein is Shewn from Many High Authorities ...

George Beaumont - 1808 - 204 pages
...consumed miserable inhabitants flying from their flaming every house, destroyed every temple. Xhje villages, in part were slaughtered ; others, with;out regard to sex, to age, to the respect ol rank, oy sacredness 6f function; fathers torn fromchildren, husbands from wives, enveloped in a...
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Elegant extracts: a copious selection of passages from the most ..., Volume 3

Elegant extracts - 1812
...miserable inhabitants, flying from their naming villages, in part were slaughtered; others, without regard to age, to the respect of rank, or sacredness of function;...the goading spears of drivers, and the trampling of pin-suing horses, were swept into captivity, in an unknown and hostile land. Those who were able to...
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The Stranger: A Literary Paper, Volume 1

1813 - 424 pages
...field, consumed every house, destroyed every temple. The miserable inhabitants flying from their flaming villages, in part were slaughtered ; others, without...regard to sex, to age, to the respect of rank, or sacrcclness of function ; fathers torn from children, husbands from wives, enveloped in a whirlwind...
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The Columbian Reader,: Comprising a New and Various Selection of Elegant ...

Rodolphus Dickinson - 1815 - 204 pages
...every temple The miserable inhabitants flying from their flaming villages, in part were slaughtered s others, without regard to sex, to age, to the respect...; fathers torn from children, husbands from wives, enreloped in a whirlwind of cavalry, and amidst the goading spears' of drivers, and the trampling of...
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The Herald of Peace, Volume 3

1821
...field, consumed every house, destroyed every temple. The miserable inhabitants flying from their flaming villages, in part were slaughtered; others, without...whirlwind of cavalry, and amidst the goading spears of^drivers, and the trampling of pursuing horses, were swept into captivity, in an unknown and hostile...
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Historical Memoirs Respecting the English, Irish, and Scottish ..., Volume 3

Charles Butler - 1821
...consumed every house, destroyed every " temple. The miserable inhabitants flying from their flaming " villages, in part were slaughtered ; others, without...sex, to age, to the respect of rank, or sacredness of func" tion ; fathers torn from children, husbands from wives, en" veloped in a whirlwind of cavalry,...
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Reminiscences of Charles Butler, Esq., of Lincoln's-Inn, Volume 1

Charles Butler - 1822
...consumed every house, de" stroyed every temple. The miserable inhabitants flying " from their flaming villages, in part were slaughtered ; " others, without...sacredness of function ; fathers torn from children, hus" bands from wives, enveloped in a whirlwind of cavalry, and " amidst the goading spears of drivers,...
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