A New and Enlarged Military Dictionary: Or, Alphabetical Explanation of Technical Terms: Containing, Among Other Matter, a Succinet Account of the Different Systems of Fortification, Tactics, &c. Also the Various French Phrases and Words that Have an Immediate, Or Relative, Connection with the British Service, Or May Tend to Give General Information on Military Subjects in Either Language

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T. Egerton, 1805 - 1006 pàgines
 

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Pàgina 52 - Neither will you, upon any account, at any time whatsoever, disclose or discover the vote or opinion of any particular Member of the Court-Martial, unless required to give evidence thereof, as a Witness, by a Court of Justice, in a due course of law. So help you God.
Pàgina 83 - Act, the Defendant or Defendants in such Action or Suit may plead the General Issue, and give this Act and the Special Matter in Evidence at any Trial to be had thereupon, and that the same was done in pursuance and by the Authority of this Act...
Pàgina 52 - Crimes therein mentioned, without Partiality, Favour, or Affection, and, if any Doubt shall arise which is not explained by the "said Articles or Act, according to my Conscience, the best of my Understanding, and the Custom of War in the like Cases...
Pàgina xlii - I have not promised to myself : a few wild blunders and risible absurdities, from which no work of such multiplicity was ever free, may for a time furnish folly with laughter, and harden ignorance into contempt ; but useful diligence will at last prevail, and there never can be wanting some who distinguish desert...
Pàgina 15 - To the honour of God omnipotent, and in memorial of the blessed martyr St. George, tie about thy leg, for thy renown, this noble garter; wear it as the symbol of the most illustrious order, never to be forgotten, or laid aside...
Pàgina 83 - Any officer or soldier who shall begin, excite, cause, or join in, any mutiny or sedition, in...
Pàgina 66 - ... penalty of being reputed a deserter, and suffering accordingly. And in case any officer shall knowingly receive and entertain such non-commissioned officer or soldier, or shall not, after his being discovered to be a deserter, immediately confine him, and give notice thereof to the corps in which he last served, the said officer shall, by a courtmartial, be cashiered.
Pàgina 66 - Officer, absent himself from his troop, company or detachment shall, upon being convicted thereof, be punished according to the nature of his offence, at the discretion of a court-martial.
Pàgina 66 - All Officers and Soldiers, not having just Impediment, shall diligently frequent Divine Service and Sermon, in the Places appointed for the assembling of the Regiment, Troop, or Company, to which they belong...
Pàgina 15 - Geography is that part of mixed mathematics which explains the state of the Earth and of its parts, depending on quantity, viz., its figure, place, magnitude and motion with the celestial appearances, etc. By some it is taken in too limited a sense, for a bare description of the several countries ; and by others too extensively, who along with such a description would have their political constitution.

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