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" Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to the rampart we hurried ; Not a soldier discharged his farewell shot O'er the grave where our hero we buried. "
The Freemason's Monthly Magazine - Page 249
1844
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The Power of Nonviolence: Writings by Advocates of Peace

Howard Zinn - Political Science - 2002 - 202 pages
...say, buried under arms with funeral accompaniments, though it may be, — "Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note. As his corse to the rampart we hurried;...farewell shot O'er the grave where our hero we buried." The mass of men serve the state thus, not as men mainly, but as machines, with their bodies. They are...
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Contemporary Caribbean Women's Poetry: Making Style

Denise DeCaires Narain - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 260 pages
...John Moore at Corunna', which begins: Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse \sic) to the rampart we hurried; Not a soldier discharged...farewell shot, O'er the grave where our hero we buried."' The 'matching' smnza in the Bennett poem reads: Not a stone was fling, not a samfie sting, Not a soul...
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The Story of Britain: From the Romans to the Present : a Narrative History

Rebecca Fraser - History - 2005 - 829 pages
...poem 'The Burial of Sir John Moore at Corunna', which begins so evocatively: Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to the rampart we hurried;...farewell shot O'er the grave where our hero we buried. The arrival from Corunna of the piteous, emaciated British soldiers, who had almost perished as a result...
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Aesthetic Papers

Elizabeth Peabody - Literary Collections - 2005 - 256 pages
...accompaniments, though it may be " Not a drum was heard, nor a funeral note, As Ms corse to the ramparts we hurried ; Not a soldier discharged his farewell shot O'er the grave where oar hero we buried." The mass of men serve the State thus, not as men mainly, bat as machines, with...
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Comunitats imaginades: reflexions sobre l'origen i la propagaciˇ del ...

Benedict Richard O'Gorman Anderson - Nationalism - 2005 - 258 pages
...1. Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to the rampart we hurried; Not a solider discharged his farewell shot O'er the grave where our hero we buried. k Compareu aquest cor a capella amb el llenguatge quotidiÓ, que s'experimenta tÝpicament com a diÓleg...
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Motivational Classics, Volume 1

Tom Walsh - Body, Mind & Spirit - 2007 - 200 pages
...may say, buried under arms with funeral accompaniments, though it may be "Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to the rampart we hurried;...farewell shot O'er the grave where our hero we buried." The mass of men serve the state thus, not as men mainly, but as machines, with their bodies. They are...
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The Struggle for Sea Power, Book IV of the Story of the World

History - 2013 - 248 pages
...the story. " 'Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to the ramparts we hurried ; Sot a soldier discharged his farewell shot O'er the grave where our hero we buried. We buried him darklj at dead of night, The sods with our bayonets turning, By the straggling moonbeam's misty light,...
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