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Henry, Patrick 1736-1799

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Works: 820 works in 1,445 publications in 1 language and 43,853 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Records and correspondence  Military history  Sources  Juvenile works  Church history  Registers (Lists)  Portraits  Genealogy 
Roles: Author, Editor, Recipient, Lyricist
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Patrick Henry; life, correspondence and speeches by William Wirt Henry( Book )

6 editions published between 1891 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of Patrick Henry (1736-1799), American statesman and orator. He was one of the strong forces in Virginia leading to the Revolutionary War, but declined to be a representative to the Constitutional Convention. He was also offered various positions in the cabinets of Pres. George Washington, but declined those and instead served several terms as governor of Virginia. Toward the end of v. 2 are various appendices, the first of which gives much of his family's direct ancestry and descendants between the 1600s and the 1800s. Appendix 2 contains a list of the House of Burgesses in 1765 when Patrick Henry was elected
Types of children's literature : a collection of the world's best literature for children, for use in colleges, normal schools and library schools by Walter Barnes( Book )

1 edition published in 1920 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greatest speeches of all time( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great speeches : words that made history( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A great speech has the power to define the times, to inspire, to stir and to motivate. This collection of ancient and modern speeches includes the words of activists, politicians, philosophers and scores of others who have borne witness to significant moments from the first century to the twenty-first. Many have themselves made history. They include: Mahatma Gandhi, Oliver Cromwell, Kevin Rudd, Inga Clendinnen, Daniel Mannix, Napoleon Bonaparte, Oericles, Thomas Jefferson, Nelson Mandela, Martin Luther King, Arundhati Roy, the 9th Earl Spencer, Elanor Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, Colin Powell, and the Dalai Lama. Great Speeches will make a great addition to every home and library shelf."--Publisher description
I am not a Virginian but an American by Patrick Henry( Book )

5 editions published between 1926 and 1941 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great American speeches by Oliver Wendell Holmes( Recording )

2 editions published in 1958 in Undetermined and English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of memorable speeches in American history, beginning with Patrick Henry's "liberty or death" speech in 1775 and ending with William Faulkner's 1963 Nobel Prize acceptance speech. Many are original recordings of the actual speakers
In Council, February 20, 1786 : Gentlemen, I am under the necessity of troubling you again on the subject of pensioners. by Virginia( Book )

6 editions published in 1786 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Council, February 20, 1786 Gentlemen, I am under the necessity of troubling you again on the subject of pensioners by Virginia( )

2 editions published in 1786 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Give me liberty or give me death by Patrick Henry( )

12 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Full text of speech delivered March 23, 1775 at the second Virginia Convention
Northwest territory; letter of Nathan Dane concerning the Ordinance of 1787, and Patrick Henry's secret letter of instruction to Geroge Rogers Clark by Nathan Dane( Book )

3 editions published in 1897 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great American speeches. Volume 1, 1775-1896( Recording )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three actors and the poet Carl Sandburg give readings of outstanding speeches by famous Americans which were originally delivered during the period 1775-1896
Annals of Henrico parish by J. Staunton Moore( Book )

2 editions published in 1904 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

St. John's Protestant Episcopal Church is located in Richmond but the parish of Henrico covers the city of Richmond and Henrico County, Virginia
Brailleways( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brailleways is an anthology of children's fiction and nonfiction produced annually in braille and presented as a gift from the Braille Institute to blind children throughout the world
The anti-Federalist papers by George Clinton( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sketches of the life and character of Patrick Henry by William Wirt( Book )

1 edition published in 1852 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Patricius Henry

Patrick Henry americký politik a právník

Patrick Henry Amerikaans politicus

Patrick Henry amerikansk advokat och politiker

Patrick Henry amerikansk advokat og politikar

Patrick Henry amerikansk advokat og politiker

Patrick Henry politicien américain

Patrick Henry politico statunitense

Patrick Henry Rechtsanwalt und Politiker in den Vereinigten Staaten

Патрик Генри

Патрик Генрі

Հենրի Պատրիկ

פטריק הנרי

باتريك هنري

پاتریک هنری سیاست‌مدار و وکیل آمریکایی

पैट्रिक हॅनरी

แพทริก เฮนรี

패트릭 헨리

パトリック・ヘンリー

パトリック顕理

帕特里克·亨利

派屈克·亨利

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English (348)

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The greatest speeches of all timeGreat speeches : words that made historyThe anti-Federalist papersPatrick HenrySketches of the life and character of Patrick HenryA son of thunder : Patrick Henry and the American republicOr give me death : a novel of Patrick Henry's family