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" You have sat too long here for any good you have been doing. Depart, I say, and let us have done with you. In the name of God, go! "
Africa in War and Peace - Page 10
by Eric S. Packham - 2001 - 217 pages
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The Making of the United Kingdom

Nigel Kelly, Jane Shuter, Rosemary Rees - Great Britain - 1998 - 96 pages
...Bulstrode Whitelock, who was an MPand in the Commons at the time. 'Take away that fool's bauble, the mace. You have sat too long here for any good you have been...let us have done with you. In the name of God, go!' A Dutch picture from the time showing Cromwell dismissing the Rump Parliament. Source B 60 Lord Protector...
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Encyclopedia of British and Irish Political Organizations: Parties, Groups ...

Peter Barberis, John McHugh, Mike Tyldesley - Great Britain - 2000 - 576 pages
...years thereafter. It was a Conservative MP Leo Amery who, quoting Cromwell, hammered the final nail: 'You have sat too long here for any good you have...let us have done with you. In the name of God, go!' Churchill became Prime Minister in May 1940 though he did not take the party leadership until October...
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Enlightenment, Passion, Modernity: Historical Essays in European Thought and ...

Mark S. Micale, Robert L. Dietle, Peter Gay - History - 2000 - 507 pages
...Charles Petrie, A Historian Looks at His World (London, 1972), 64-65. 63. 'You have sat here too long for any good you have been doing. Depart, I say, and...let us have done with you. In the name of God, go!" 64. Amery, My Political Life, 3: 358-65; Chamberlain, Struggle for Peace, 381. 65. Chamberlain, Struggle...
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A War To Be Won: fighting the Second World War

Williamson Murray, Allan Reed Millett - History - 2009 - 736 pages
...up the anger in the House, Leo Amery quoted Cromwell to the prime minister: "You have sat too long for any good you have been doing. Depart, I say, and let us have done with you. In the name of God go!"3 The ensuing vote resulted in Chamberlain's resignation and brought Churchill to power on 10 May...
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The Companion to British History

Charles Arnold-Baker - History - 2001 - 1391 pages
...word» with shattering effect: "You have sat too long here for any good you have been doing. Depart. 1 say. and let us have done with you. In the name of God. go!" He lost his parliamentary seat in 1945. AMESBIHY (Wilt«) was an important Saxon royal manor. The Witan...
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A History of the Peoples of the British Isles, Volume 3

Thomas William Heyck - History - 2002 - 344 pages
...dismissal of the Rump Parliament following the seventeenth-century civil war: "You have sat here too long for any good you have been doing. Depart, I say, and...let us have done with you. In the name of God, go!" When Chamberlain barely survived a Labour motion of censure, he resigned. Winston Churchill succeeded...
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The Life of Oliver Cromwell: With a Selection from His Letters and Speeches

Thomas Carlyle - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 388 pages
...scandalous to the profession of the Gospel : ' '•' how can you be a Parliament for God's People ? Depart, ' I say ; and let us have done with you. In the name of God, — 'go!" The House is of course all on its feet, — uncertain almost whether not on its head : such a scene...
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Nehru: The Invention of India

Shashi Tharoor - Biography & Autobiography - 2003 - 282 pages
...two years earlier in Parliament in calling for Neville Chamberlain's resignation as prime minister): "You have sat too long here for any good you have...let us have done with you. In the name of God, go!" On August 7, 1942 in Bombay, the All-India Congress Committee, at the Mahatma's urging, adopted a resolution...
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The Labour Party and the World, Volume 1: The Evolution of Labour's Foreign ...

Rhiannon Vickers - History - 2003 - 240 pages
...Chamberlain to resign as Prime Minister. The Conservative Leo Amery, quoting Cromwell to Chamberlain, said 'You have sat too long here for any good you have...and let us have done with you. In the name of God, go.'50 Attlee described Chamberlain's litany of failures over Czechoslovakia, Poland, and now Norway.51...
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Encyclopedia of leadership: A-E

George R. Goethals, Georgia Sorenson - Business & Economics - 2004 - 1927 pages
...considered the most appropriate way, which was at the point of a sword and with these words: "You have been sat too long here for any good you have been doing....let us have done with you. In the name of God, GO!" (Partington 1996). In the search for a worthy group to sit as members of Parliament, Cromwell chose...
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