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Nathan Hale. Hanged by the British at age 21. "I only regret that I have but one life to loose for my country." September 22, 1776

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Big Bad Ironclad! (Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales #2): Nathan Hale: 9781419703959: Amazon.com: Books

Nathan Hale (June 6, 1755 – September 22, 1776) was a soldier for the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War. He volunteered for an intelligence-gathering mission in New York City but was captured by the British. He is probably best remembered for his purported last words before being hanged: "I only regret that I have but one life to give for my country."

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Harzadous Tales: The Underground Abductor by Nathan Hale (Classroom Uses: Asking Questions, Background Knowledge, Cause/Effect, Humor, Inquiry, Making Connections, Symbolism, Text Structure, Theme; Recommended For: Close Reading/Analysis, Classroom Library, Lit Circles/Book Club)

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Nathan Hale - was an American soldier and spy for the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War. He volunteered for an intelligence-gathering mission in New York City but was captured by the British and executed. His last words before being hanged were purported to be "I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country." Hale has long been considered an American hero and, in 1985, he was officially designated the state hero of Connecticut.

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Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales: The Underground Abductor (... http://smile.amazon.com/dp/1419715364/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_bNFuxb0WTZ3BB

Name one major misconception about the American Revolution that you would like to dispel. Nathan Hale is perhaps the best known American spy...

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Nathan Hale appeared on US postage stamps issued in 1925 and 1929. Likeness is from statue by Bela Lyon Pratt.

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