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" There runs not a drop of my blood in the veins of any living creature. This called on me for revenge. I have sought it : I have killed many : I have fully glutted my vengeance. For my country I rejoice at the beams of peace. But do not harbor a thought... "
A Conspectus of American Biography: Being an Analytical Summary of American ... - Page 230
1906 - 752 pages
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Chasing the Frontier: Scotch-Irish in Early America

Larry Hoefling - 2005 - 292 pages
...countrymen pointed as I passed and said: "Logan is the friend of the white man!". . . Colonel Cresap, the last spring, in cold blood and unprovoked, murdered...creature. This called on me for revenge. I have sought it. I have killed many. I have fully glutted my vengeance. For my country, I rejoice at the beams of peace;...
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Intimacy In America: Dreams Of Affiliation In Antebellum Literature

Peter Coviello - 2005 - 229 pages
...recounts his fairness to the white man, the injustice with which he has been treated, and he concludes: There runs not a drop of my blood in the veins of...creature. This called on me for revenge. I have sought it; I have killed many: I have fully glutted my vengeance. For my country, I rejoice at the beams of peace....
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Periodical Literature in Eighteenth-century America

Mark Kamrath, Sharon M. Harris, Sharon M. Harris, Professor - 2005 - 394 pages
...white men. I had even thought to have lived with you, but for the injuries of one man. Colonel Cresap, the last spring, in cold blood, and unprovoked, murdered all the relations of Logan, not sparing even my women and children. There runs not a drop of my blood in the veins of any living creature....
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The Indian Chief as Tragic Hero: Native Resistance and the Literatures of ...

Gordon M. Sayre - 2006 - 368 pages
...white men.' I had even thought to have lived with you, but for the injuries of one man. Col. Cresap, the last spring, in cold blood, and unprovoked, murdered all the relations of Logan, not sparing even my women and children. There runs not a drop of my blood in the veins of any living creature....
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Daniel Boone: Wilderness Scout

Stewart Edward White - 2005 - 372 pages
...for the injuries of one man. Colonel Cresap [A mistake. Colonel Cresap had nothing to do with it], the last spring, in cold blood and unprovoked, murdered all the relations of Logan, not 10 even sparing my women and children. There runs not a drop of my blood in the veins of any living...
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The Essential Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson, Jean M. Yarbrough - 1963 - 328 pages
...white men.' I had even thought to have lived with you, but for the injuries of one man. Col. Cresap, the last spring, in cold blood, and unprovoked, murdered all the relations of Logan, not sparing even my women and children. There runs not a drop of my blood in the veins of any living creature....
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Lion in the White House: A Life of Theodore Roosevelt

A da DiPace Donald - 2007 - 287 pages
...man." I had even thought to have lived with you, 61 but for the injuries of one man. Colonel Cresap the last spring, in cold blood and unprovoked, murdered...creature. This called on me for revenge. I have sought it. I have killed many. I have fully glutted my vengeance. For my country, I rejoice at the beams of peace;...
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West Virginia

Nancy Hoffman, Joyce Hart - 2008 - 144 pages
...white man." I had even thought to have lived with you but for the injuries of one man. Colonel Cresap, the last spring, in cold blood and unprovoked, murdered...and children. There runs not a drop of my blood in veins of any living creatures. This called on me for revenge. I have killed many. I have fully glutted...
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The Zane Grey Frontier Trilogy: Betty Zane, The Last Trail, The Spirit of ...

Zane Grey - 2007 - 736 pages
...one man, Colonel Cresop, who, last spring, in cold blood and unprovoked, murdered all the relatives of Logan, not even sparing my women and children....blood in the veins of any living creature. This called upon me for vengeance. I have sought it; I have killed many; I have glutted my vengeance. For my country...
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Indians in Pennsylvania

Paula W. Wallace - 2007 - 200 pages
...April, 1774, on the Ohio, thirteen members of Logan's (ie, John Shickellamy's) family were killed. "There runs not a drop of my blood in the veins of any living creature. . . . Who is there to mourn for Logan?— Not one!" So ends "Logan's Lament," as reported to John Gibson...
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