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When the fierce north-western blast
Cools sea and land so far and fast,
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The centuries-long wars with the Saracen, when everything of the East was the enemy, and the subsequent, now over, era of Western ...
So-called Western Civilization, as practised in half of Europe, some of Asia and a few parts of North America, is better than anyt ...
You look out from the ramparts of the citadel beyond the frontiers of civilization.... It is but a few years since Bouchette decla ...
The true use of Shakespeare or of Cervantes, of Homer or of Dante, of Chaucer or of Rabelais, is to augment one's own growing inne ...
What do we want with this vast and worthless area, of this region of savages and wild beasts, of deserts, of shifting sands and wh ...
My country is bleeding, my people are perishing around me. But I feel as a South Carolinian, I am bound to tell the North, go on! ...
--Here, the flag snaps in the glare and silence
Of the unbroken ice. I stand here,
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The discovery of the North Pole is one of those realities which could not be avoided. It is the wages which human perseverance pay ...
The Moon's the North Wind's cooky,
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