And out of this state of things, Burgoyne hoped to derive some substantial benefit.
And Elbow-room was Burgoyne's name for a long time thereafter.
It was in fact their right wing, composed of the British line and led by Burgoyne in person.
As to what should best be done, Gage had no idea; Burgoyne, however, was ready with a plan.
At the time of the capitulation, the difficulty of making that port early in the winter was unknown to General Burgoyne.
Under Burgoyne were some of the finest soldiers Europe could produce.
But his failure to coperate, as contemplated in the plan, left General Burgoyne but little chance of success.
Some of his messages did not get through the lines to Burgoyne.
The handsome head of General Burgoyne was lifted from the book like a flash.
Two years later, he served in the campaign against Burgoyne.