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" Now, my friends, can this country be saved upon that basis? If it can, I will consider myself one of the happiest men in the world if I can help to save it. If it cannot be saved upon that principle, it will be truly awful. But if this country cannot... "
American Republic: A Dramatization of the History of the United States in ... - Seite 52
von Charles W. Wallis - 1919 - 85 Seiten
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The Lincoln Memorial ; Album-immortelles: Original Life Pictures, with ...

Osborn Hamiline Oldroyd - 1882 - 543 Seiten
...that basis? If it can, I shall consider myself one of the happiest men in the world if I can help to save it. If it cannot be saved upon that principle...without giving up that principle, I was about to say / would rather be assassinated on this spot than surrender it. A BRAHAM LINCOLN'S greatness and worth...
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The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the ..., Band 1

Horace Greeley - 1864 - 37 Seiten
...one of the happiest men in the world, if I can help to save it. If it cannot be saved on that basis, it will be truly awful. But, if this country cannot...without giving up that principle, I was about to say that I would rather be assassinated on this spot than surrender it. Now, in my view of the present...
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American Revolution Bicentennial Administration: Hearings, Ninety-third ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee No. 2 - 1973 - 314 Seiten
...consider myself one of the happiest men in the world if I can help to save it. If it cannot be saved on that principle it will be truly awful. But if this...rather be assassinated on this spot than surrender it ... I have said nothing but what I am willing to live by, and if it be the pleasure of Almighty God,...
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American Revolution Bicentennial Administration: Hearings Before ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary - 1973 - 314 Seiten
...consider myself one of the happiest men in the world if I can help to save it. If it cannot be saved on that principle it will be truly awful. But if this...rather be assassinated on this spot than surrender it ... I have said nothing but what I am willing to live by, and if it be the pleasure of Almighty God,...
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Legitimacy in the Modern State

John H. Schaar - 1981 - 359 Seiten
...can, I will consider myself one of the happiest men in the world if I can help to save it. If it can't be saved upon that principle, it will be truly awful....say I would rather be assassinated on this spot than to surrender it.8 In this discourse Lincoln asserted that the articles of the political covenant are...
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Beware the People Weeping: Public Opinion and the Assassination of Abraham ...

Thomas Reed Turner - 1991 - 284 Seiten
...his way to Washington was another theme constantly elaborated upon. His statement at Philadelphia, "But if this country cannot be saved without giving...rather be assassinated on this spot than surrender to it," seemed to make Lincoln a prophet of his martyrdom.17 Because Lincoln was assassinated on Good...
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Ronald Reagan The Movie: And Other Episodes in Political Demonology

Michael Rogin - 1988 - 420 Seiten
...the sons as the price of Union; now Union and freedom must live or die together. Lincoln continued, "If this country cannot be saved without giving up that principle — I was about to say that I would rather be assassinated on this spot than to surrender it."22 That "wholly unprepared speech,"...
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Building the Myth: Selected Speeches Memorializing Abraham Lincoln

Waldo W. Braden, Waldo Warder Braden - 1990 - 259 Seiten
...that basis? If it can, I shall consider myself one of the happiest men in the world if I can help to save it. If it cannot be saved upon that principle,...without giving up that principle, I was about to say, / would rather be assastinated on this spot than surrender it. [speech, Feb. 22, 1861] Deep and strong...
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Out of the Wilderness: The Life of Abraham Lincoln

William Hanchett - 1994 - 151 Seiten
..."If it can, I will consider myself one of the happiest men in the world if I can help to save it. ... But, if this country cannot be saved without giving...rather be assassinated on this spot than surrender it." SEVEN Disunion and the Outbreak of War The long, jolting, stopping, and starting journey to Washington...
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Lincoln in American Memory

Merrill D. Peterson - 1995 - 496 Seiten
...offering its egalitarian principle as the basis upon which the country must be saved, he had said, "But, if this country cannot be saved without giving up that principle" — and he paused with what seemed like ominous foresight, then continued, "I was about to say I would...
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