Calumny Refuted, by Facts from Liberia
"[...]never forsook that little band of patriots, the pioneers in this noble enterprise, in the hour of important trial. At a time when they were almost without arms, ammunition, discipline, or government-a mere handful of insulated Christian pilgrims, in pursuit of civil and religious liberty, surrounded by savage and warlike tribes bent upon their ruin and total annihilation-with 'a staff and a sling' only, as it were, they determined, in the name of the 'Lord of Hosts, ' to stand their ground and defend themselves to the last extremity against their powerful adversary. And need I remind you, fellow-citizens, how signally Almighty God delivered them, and how he has hitherto prospered and crowned all our efforts with success. "These first adventurers, inspired by the love of liberty and equal rights, supported by industry, and protected by Heaven, became inured to toil, to[...]."
- Paperback | 42 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 2.03mm | 99.79g
- 16 Jul 2015
- United States
- black & white illustrations