Western Wilds, and the Men who Redeem Them: An Authentic Narrative, Embracing an Account of Seven Years Travel and Adventure in the Far West; Wild Life in Arizona; Perils of the Plains; Life in the Cañon and Death on the Desert ... Adventures Among the Red and White Savages of the West ... the Mountain Meadow Massacre; the Custer Defeat; Life and Death of Brigham Young, Etc

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Jones, 1877 - 624 páginas
 

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Página 619 - There is a path which no fowl knoweth, and which the vulture's eye hath not seen : The lion's whelps have not trodden it, nor the fierce lion passed by it.
Página 502 - ... master. It betrays his discretion, it breaks down his courage, it conquers his prudence. When suspicions from without begin to embarrass him, and the net of circumstance to entangle him, the fatal secret struggles with still greater violence to burst forth. It must be confessed, it will be confessed ; there is no refuge from confession but suicide, and suicide is confession.
Página 322 - YES, my native land, I love thee; All thy scenes, I love them well; Friends, connections, happy country, Can I bid you all farewell?
Página 96 - Are you a prophet? He replied: I am neither a prophet nor the son of a prophet, but I learnt this from experience.
Página 324 - A Church without a Prophet is not the Church for me ; It has no head to lead it ; in it I would not be ; But I've a Church not made by man, Cut from the mountain without hand ; A Church with gifts and blessings — Oh, that's the Church for me ! Oh, that's, etc.
Página 167 - COUNTY lies between lat. 443 24' and 44° 46' and long. 4° 7' and 4° 34', and is bounded north by Franklin and Orleans counties, east by Orleans and Washington, south by Washington and Chittenden, and west by Chittenden and Franklin. Its extent is about 27 miles from north to south, and nearly the same from east to west, and it contains about 420 square miles.
Página 478 - No lawyer shall be permitted to practice law in any court in the district under penalty of not more than fifty nor less than twenty lashes and be forever banished from the district.
Página 281 - No more shall nation against nation rise, Nor ardent warriors meet with hateful eyes,' Nor fields with gleaming steel be cover'd o'er ; The brazen trumpets kindle rage no more ; But useless lances into scythes shall bend, And the broad falchion in a ploughshare end.
Página 429 - You were born to no ordinary destiny — you have conquered the Napoleon of the West...
Página 321 - The Spirit of God like a fire is burning ! The latter-day glory begins to come forth; The visions and blessings of old are returning, The angels are coming to visit the earth.

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