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On the capitulation of Burgoyne, near five thousand men had been detached by Gates to his aid.The Life of George Washington, Vol. 2 (of 5)|John Marshall
Captain Burgoyne was on deck when the catastrophe happened, remaining there as the night grew stormy.Grace Darling|Eva Hope
Burgoyne was in sore need of supplies and made an attempt to seize the insurgents' stores and horses collected at Bennington.The Political History of England - Vol. X.|William Hunt
I think a little touch of femininity might improve Miss Burgoyne, for example.Prince Fortunatus|William Black
It was the defeat of Burgoyne's army that convinced France that it was time to come to the help of the American colonies.The Story of American History|Albert F. Blaisdell