Paperback: 48 pages
Publisher: Forgotten Books (April 19, 2018)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.1 x 9 inches
Amazon Rank: 5174362
Format: PDF ePub djvu book
Excerpt from Biographical Sketch, or Memoir of Lieutenant-Colonel Patrick Ferguson: Originally Intended for the British EncyclopaediaSuperior military genius is but rare among the gifts of nature; and of those who are endowed with it, many are stopt Short in the early stages of a profession of which they are forward to incur the dangers. Such as survive those dangers, and attain to eminent stations in the service of their country, are secure of t...