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" Roll on thou deep, and dark blue Ocean, roll ! Ten thousand fleets sweep over thee in vain, Man marks the earth with ruin— his control Stops with the shore ; upon the watery plain The wrecks are all thy deed... "
The Kaleidoscope: or, Literary and scientific mirror - Page 60
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Selected Poems

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - Poetry - 1996 - 830 pages
...mingle with the Universe, and feel What I can ne'er express, yet can not all conceal. CLXXIX Roll on, thou deep and dark blue Ocean - roll! Ten thousand fleets sweep over thee in vain; 1605 Man marks the earth with ruin - his control Stops with the shore; - upon the watery plain...
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Linking Europe: Transport Policies and Politics in the European Union

John F. L. Ross - Business & Economics - 1998 - 266 pages
...three had guided its expansion in the 1960s. Chapter Six Ships of Fortune: Maritime Transport Roll on, thou deep and dark blue Ocean — roll! Ten thousand fleets sweep over thee in vain; Man marks the earth with ruin — his control Stops with the shore. — GEORGE GORDON, LORD BYRON...
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Prayers for the Classroom

Philip A. Verhalen - Religion - 1998 - 229 pages
...George Gordon, Lord Byron, reveals his awesome awareness of this formidable power, the ocean. Roll on, thou deep and dark blue Ocean — roll! Ten thousand fleets sweep over thee in vain; Man marks the earth with ruin; his control Stops with the shore; upon the watery plain The wrecks...
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Dictionary of Quotations

Connie Robertson - Reference - 1998 - 669 pages
...Marino Faliero You have deeply ventured; But all must do so who would greatly win. 1991 Roll on, thrui vain; strange; Man marks the earth with ruin - his control Stops with the shore. If from Society we...
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Construction of Marine and Offshore Structures

Cliff Gerwick - Technology & Engineering - 2002 - 680 pages
...Japanese summer, while later providing high lateral shear resistance in the cold Arctic waters. Roll on, thou deep and dark blue ocean, roll! Ten thousand fleets sweep over thee in vain. Lord Byron, "Childe Harold's Pilgrimage" Marine and Offshore Construction Equipment 5.0 General...
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Writing Unseen Commentaries: A Student Help Book

H. S. Toshack - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 96 pages
...mingle with the Universe, and feel What I can ne'er express, yet cannot all conceal. 179 10 Roll on, thou deep and dark blue Ocean - roll! Ten thousand fleets sweep over thee in vain; Man marks the earth with ruin - his control Stops with the shore; upon the watery plain The wrecks...
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The Crystal Desert: Summers in Antarctica

David G. Campbell - History - 2002 - 308 pages
...harvest of Peru, and the dry winds over the Sahel. 6 The Bottom of the Bottom of the World Roll on, thou deep and dark blue Ocean — roll! Ten thousand fleets sweep over thee in vain; Man marks the earth with ruin — his control Stops with the shore. — LORD BYRON IT IS SNOW-HAILING...
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Invitation to Oceanography

Paul R. Pinet - Science - 2003 - 555 pages
...Governance and Environmental Harmony. Washington, DC: Island Press. The Human Presence in the Ocean Roll on, thou deep and dark blue ocean — roll! Ten thousand fleets sweep over thee in vain; Man marks the earth with ruin — his control Stops with the shore. — Lord Byron, Childe Harold's...
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Anthony Burgess: A Biography

Roger Lewis - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 434 pages
...quest through time and space for Moby Dick. It seems like an improvised piece of oratory - roll on, thou deep and dark blue ocean, roll! Ten thousand fleets sweep over thee in vain! - but the language is biblical, majestic. These are Old Testament puzzles and codes, his interest...
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Moving Targets: Writing with Intent, 1982-2004

Margaret Atwood - Canadian literature - 2005 - 422 pages
...with a panegyric to the immensity of the sea, which contains the frequently-quoted stanza, Roll on, thou deep and dark blue ocean — roll! Ten thousand fleets sweep over thee in vain; Man marks the earth with ruin — his control Stops with the shore; — upon the watery plain...
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