Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Libros Libros
" I consider it as an indispensable duty to close this last solemn act of my official life, by commending; the interests of our dearest country to the protection of Almighty God, and those who have the superintendence of them to his holy keeping. " Having... "
TO THE PEOPLE THE CONGRESS THE PRESIDENT AND THE SUPREME COURTH OF THE ... - Página 209
por W. HICKEY - 1851
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

George Washington: True Patriot

Janet Benge, Geoff Benge - 2001 - 224 páginas
...the indulgence of retiring from the service of my country. George choked back tears as he continued. Having now finished the work assigned me, I retire...take my leave of all the employments of public life. Chapter 17 A Rising Sun George and Martha Washington sat side by side in their carriage on Christmas...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

George Washington: Foundation of Presidential Leadership and Character

Ethan M. Fishman, William D. Pederson, Mark J. Rozell - 2001 - 240 páginas
...December 23, 1783 address to Congress, Washington wrote, "Having now finished the work assigned to me, I retire from the great theatre of Action; and...so long acted, I here offer my Commission, and take leave of all the employments of public life." This letter can be found on p. 272 of the WB Allen edition...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

The World Turned Upside Down: The American Revolution

Center for Gifted Education - 2002 - 353 páginas
...assistance I have received from my countrymen, increases with every review of the momentous contest. . . . Having now finished the work assigned me, I retire...take my leave of all the employments of public life. Source: Rhodehamel, The American Revolution. From Center for Gifted Education, The World Turned Upside...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

American History Told by Contemporaries: Building of the Republic ..., Volumen2

Albert Bushnell Hart - 2002 - 676 páginas
...official life by commending the interests of our dearest country to the protection of Almighty God, and those who have the superintendence of them to his...great theatre of action, and bidding an affectionate farewel to this august body, under whose orders I have so long acted, I here offer my commission, and...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

George Washington: Ordinary Man, Extraordinary Leader

Robert Francis Jones - 2002 - 231 páginas
...esp. 466-68; chap. 29 for the trip to Annapolis and for Washington's leave-taking of the C'.ongress. under whose orders I have so long acted, I here offer...take my leave of all the employments of public life." Thomas Mifflin, as president of Congress, accepted the commission and thanked the general, and the...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

Bootmaker to the Nation: The Story of the American Revolution

John Slade - 2002 - 721 páginas
...to the present moment, as worthy of the favorable notice and patronage of Congress. " He concluded, long acted, I here offer my Commission, and take my leave of all the employments of public life. " From an inner pocket of his coat, he took out and unfolded a second piece of paper: the commission...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

American Presidents: Farewell Messages to the Nation, 1796-2001

Gleaves Whitney - 2003 - 477 páginas
...Official life, by commanding the Interests of our dearest Country to the protection of Almighty God, and those Who have the superintendence of them, to his...keeping. Having now finished the work assigned me, 1 retire from the great theatre of Action — and bidding an Affectionate farewell to this August body...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

General Washington's Christmas Farewell: A Mount Vernon Homecoming, 1783

Stanley Weintraub, Director the Institute for the Arts and Humanities Stanley Weintraub - 2003 - 205 páginas
...Official life, by commending the Interests of our dearest Country to the protection of Almighty God, and those who have the superintendence of them, to his...take my leave of all the employments of public life. From his coat pocket, Washington withdrew the parchment that was his appointment from Congress as commander...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

George Washington Coloring Book

Peter F. Copeland, Coloring Books - 2003 - 48 páginas
...He then traveled to Annapolis, Maryland, where he resigned his commission on December 23. He stated, "Having now finished the work assigned me. I retire...take my leave of all the employments of public life." Washington then departed for Virginia to rejoin his beloved family and estate at Mount Vernon. Coming...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

History of American Political Thought

Bryan-Paul Frost, Jeffrey Sikkenga - 2003 - 834 páginas
...independence, and gratitude for the support of his countrymen and trusted aides, he bade farewell: "Having now finished the work assigned me, I retire...take my leave of all the employments of public life" (W 547-48). Jefferson soon wrote to him: "the moderation & virtue of a single character has probably...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro




  1. Mi biblioteca
  2. Ayuda
  3. Búsqueda avanzada de libros
  4. Descargar PDF