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Henry, Patrick 1736-1799

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Works: 829 works in 1,527 publications in 1 language and 43,789 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Genealogy  Records and correspondence  Military history  Sources  Biographies  Church history  Portraits  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Lyricist, Recipient
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Patrick Henry; life, correspondence and speeches by William Wirt Henry( Book )

7 editions published between 1891 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 174 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
In Council, February 20, 1786 : Gentlemen, I am under the necessity of troubling you again on the subject of pensioners. by Virginia( )

8 editions published in 1786 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 117 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 62 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
Give me liberty or give me death by Patrick Henry( )

12 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death is widely considered to be one of the top 100 greatest books of all time. For many, Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death is required reading for various courses and curriculums and for others, who simply enjoy reading timeless pieces of classic literature, this gem by Patrick Henry is highly recommended. [Publit]
I am not a Virginian but an American by Patrick Henry( Book )

5 editions published between 1926 and 1941 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great American speeches by Oliver Wendell Holmes( Recording )

2 editions published in 1958 in Undetermined and English and held by 49 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
Northwest territory; letter of Nathan Dane concerning the Ordinance of 1787, and Patrick Henry's secret letter of instruction to George Rogers Clark by Nathan Dane( Book )

3 editions published in 1897 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete Federalist papers and anti-Federalist papers( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Complete Federalist and Anti-Federalist Papers written by Alexander Hamilton & James Madison & John Jay and Patrick Henry among others is widely considered by many to be among the most important historical collections of all time. In "The Federalist Papers," three of the founding fathers brilliantly defend their revolutionary charter: the Constitution of the United States. The Anti-Federalist Papers are a collection of articles, written in opposition to the ratification of the 1787 United States Constitution. Unlike the Federalist Papers written in support of the Constitution, the authors of these articles, mostly operating under pen names, were not engaged in a strictly organized project. Major Anti-Federalist authors included Cato (likely George Clinton), Brutus (likely Robert Yates), Centinel (Samuel Bryan), and the Federal Farmer (either Melancton Smith, Richard Henry Lee, or Mercy Otis Warren). Speeches by Patrick Henry and Smith are included as well
Great American speeches( Recording )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 12 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
The anti-Federalist papers by George Clinton( Book )

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

Brailleways( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 9 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 annals and history of Henrico Parish, Diocese of Virginia, and St. John's P.E. Church by J. Staunton Moore( Book )

2 editions published between 1904 and 1979 in English and held by 8 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
[Patrick Henry correspondence] by Patrick Henry( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Electronic Enlightenment Scholarly Edition of Correspondence is an online, fully cross-searchable collection of correspondence from the 17th to 20th century. It combines never previously published materials with best scholarly editions, and is updated annually. Also included are extensive scholarly annotations and the Electronic Enlightenment Biographical Dictionary. The contributors and addressees include authors, philosophers, craftsmen … The topics covered include education, religion, politics, art, science, the slave trade, gender issues …. Most of the correspondents are from France, Germany, Italy, the British Isles and North America, but there are also contributions from Spain, Portugal, Russia, …
 
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The greatest speeches of all timeGreat speeches : words that made historyThe anti-Federalist papersThe annals and history of Henrico Parish, Diocese of Virginia, and St. John's P.E. ChurchPatrick HenryWhere was Patrick Henry on the 29th of May?Flight from Monticello : Thomas Jefferson at war
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 سياسي أمريكي

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 (388)