burgher

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  • In a very short time a small party of burghers made their appearance. Cited from Three Years' War, by Christiaan Rudolf de Wet
  • But since my burghers met more than half of them have been made prisoners. Cited from Three Years' War, by Christiaan Rudolf de Wet
  • How would they be able to meet their burghers with such an answer as that? Cited from Three Years' War, by Christiaan Rudolf de Wet
  • Do you think the old German burghers built in any regular style? Cited from The Continental Monthly, Vol. V, Apr, 1864, Number IV, by Various
  • In a short time some of our burghers fell wounded and a few killed. Cited from In the Shadow of Death, by P. H. Kritzinger and R. D. McDonald
  • Had the burghers known what he now knew, they would have given him a very different commission. Cited from Three Years' War, by Christiaan Rudolf de Wet
  • The burgher was bound by no laws except such as he made for himself. Cited from With the Boer Forces, by Howard C. Hillegas
  • The burghers were a community with their own justice, laws and elected council.
  • With five hundred burghers and two guns I went out to do this. Cited from Three Years' War, by Christiaan Rudolf de Wet
  • When the sun rose one could see what a terrible condition the burghers were in. Cited from Three Years' War, by Christiaan Rudolf de Wet
  • In this way more than a hundred burghers fell into the hands of the English. Cited from Three Years' War, by Christiaan Rudolf de Wet
  • As the main area for burgher activities, the area contains most points of interest in the city.
  • It was possible for the burghers, he considered, to hold out for more than a year. Cited from Three Years' War, by Christiaan Rudolf de Wet
  • To further this attempt, he supported the creation of a strong class of burghers.
  • Why, it is as though you came from a low burgher family. Cited from German Classics of the 19th & 20th Centuries, Vol. 12, Ed. by Francke
  • The burghers reserved their fire until these men were almost upon them. Cited from Three Years' War, by Christiaan Rudolf de Wet
  • The next morning the burghers had but one desire, and that was to get away. Cited from Three Years' War, by Christiaan Rudolf de Wet
  • Four of the English, but only one of our burghers, had been wounded. Cited from Three Years' War, by Christiaan Rudolf de Wet
  • The number of my burghers had now been diminished by nearly six hundred men. Cited from Three Years' War, by Christiaan Rudolf de Wet
  • One of the burghers whom the English had taken prisoner was also killed. Cited from Three Years' War, by Christiaan Rudolf de Wet
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