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" After four or five hours interrupted progress, owing chiefly to the weight of the guns and the badness of the road, they arrived before the fortress, on the banks of which a vast number of the enemy were assembled. As they approached, a shower of arrows... "
An Account of the Natives of the Tonga Islands: In the South Pacific Ocean ... - Seite 179
von William Mariner - 1818
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An Account of the Natives of the Tonga Islands in the South Pacific ..., Band 1

William Mariner - 1817
...morning Finow divided his army into three grand divisions : the right wing was commanded by Toobo Toa, the left by Lioofau, chief of Haano, and the centre...scene ; many tears were shed on both sides, and many * In a civil war at these islands, as well as at other places, it often happens that SODS have to fight...
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The Quarterly Review, Band 17

1817
...fortress, and the guns upon which Finow depended for success were brought out, he demanded a truce, that each party might take leave of what friends and relations they might have among their opponents : in all civil wars it has happened that father sometimes fights against son, friend against friend,...
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The Monthly Review

1817
...large canoes. On approaching a fortress which was to be attacked, Finow ordered a mataboole (warrior) ' to advance forward and request an armistice, that each party might take leave of what triends and relations they might have among their opponents * ; which being granted, a number came...
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Constable's miscellany of original and selected publications

Constable and co, ltd - 1827
...: the right wing was commanded by Toobo T6a, the left by Liocfau, chief of Haano, and the centre by himself. The guns .were allotted, two to the centre,...of what friends and relations they might have among ling the trigger, an arrow struck the barrel of the piece, and caused him to miss his aim. The waiv...
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Studies in Ancient History: The Second Series; Comprising an Inquiry Into ...

John Ferguson McLennan - 1896 - 605 Seiten
...173). Afterwards, before the siege commenced of the queen's fortress at Vavaoo, an armistice was made that " each party might take leave of what friends...and relations they might have among their opponents" (p. 188). On the armistice being granted, many of the garrison came out to take farewell of their relatives....
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Studies in Ancient History: The Second Series; Comprising an Inquiry Into ...

John Ferguson McLennan - 1896 - 605 Seiten
...173). Afterwards, before the siege commenced of the queen's fortress at Vavaoo, an armistice was made that "each party might take leave of what friends...and relations they might have among their opponents" (p. 188). On the armistice being granted, many of the garrison came out to take farewell of their relatives....
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The Quarterly review, Band 17

1817
...fortress, and the guns upon which Finow depended for success were brought out, he demanded a truce, that each party might take leave of what friends and relations they might have among their opponents : in all civil wars it has happened that father sometimes tights against son, friend against friend,...
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The London Quarterly Review, Band 17

1817
...fortress, and the guns upon which Finow depended for success were brought out, he demanded a truce, that each party might take leave of what friends and relations they might have among their opponents : in all civil wars it has happened that father sometimes fights against son, friend against friend,...
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