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" British subjects alone that, under the pretext of searching for these, thousands of American citizens, under the safeguard of public law and of their national flag, have been torn from their country, and from everything dear to them; have been dragged... "
History of the Wars Occasioned by the French Revolution, from the ... - Page 908
by C. H. Gifford - 1817
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The True Doctrine of State Rights: With an Examination of the Record of the ...

James Breckinridge Waller - Electronic book - 1880 - 83 pages
...have been borne from their country and from everything dear to them, have been dragged on board ships of a foreign nation, and exposed under the severities...deadly climes, to risk their lives in the battles of the oppressors, and to be melancholy instruments of taking away those of their own brethren. " Congress...
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Life and Times of Major-General Sir Isaac Brock, K. B.

David Breakenridge Read - Canada - 1894 - 266 pages
...flag, have been torn from their country and from everything dear to them, have been dragged on board ships of war of a foreign nation, and exposed, under the severities of their discipline and deadly climes, to risk their lives in the battles of their oppressors, and to be the melancholy...
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A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents, Volume 2

United States. President - United States - 1897 - 7116 pages
...flag, have been torn from their country and from everything dear to them; have been dragged on board ships of war of a foreign nation and exposed, under...exiled to the most distant and deadly climes, to risk then" lives in the battles of their oppressors, and to be the melancholy instruments of taking away...
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Public Papers of Daniel D. Tompkins, Governor of New York, 1807-1817, Volume 1

New York (State). Governor (1807-1817 : Tompkins), Daniel D. Tompkins - Governors - 1898
...flag, have been torn from their country and from everything dear to them; have been dragged on board ships of war of a foreign nation and exposed, under...their discipline, to be exiled to the most distant deadly climes, to risk their lives In the battles of their oppressors, and to be the melancholy Instruments...
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A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents, 1789-1897, Volume 1

United States. President, James Daniel Richardson - United States - 1900
...them; have been dragged on board ships of war of a foreign nation and exposed, under the seventies of their discipline, to be exiled to the most distant and deadly eūmes, to risk their fives in the battles of their oppressors, and to be the mdancholv instruments...
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Harper's Encyclopędia of United States History: From 458 A.D. to 1902, Volume 6

Benson John Lossing, John Fiske, Woodrow Wilson - United States - 1901
...been torn from their country and from everything dear to them; have been dragged on board ships-of-war of a foreign nation and exposed, under the severities...exiled to the most distant and deadly climes, to risk retrospective effect being thus added, as has been done in other important cases. to the unlawfulness...
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American Navigation: The Political History of Its Rise and Ruin and the ...

William Wallace Bates - Merchant marine - 1902 - 466 pages
...flag, have been torn from their country and from everything dear to them, have been dragged on board ships of war of a foreign nation, and exposed under...enormity, which Great Britain would be so prompt to revenge if committed against herself, the United States have in vain exhausted remonstrances and expostulations,...
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The United Service

Military art and science - 1905
...national flag, have been torn from their country and everything dear to them ; have been dragged on board ships of war of a foreign nation, and exposed under...instruments of taking away those of their own brethren." King George III. yielded his "Principle" of right to search only at the cannon's mouth. The views of...
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Impressment of American Seamen, Volume 118, Issue 1

James Fulton Zimmerman - Great Britain - 1925 - 279 pages
...flag, have been torn from their country, and from everything dear to them ; have been dragged on board ships of war of a foreign nation and exposed, under...instruments of taking away those of their own brethren. 1Ibid., 1480.1481. Against this crying enormity^ which Great Britain would be so prompt to avenge if...
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The Annual Register of World Events: A Review of the Year, Volume 54

Edmund Burke - History - 1813
...thing dear to them, — have been dragged on board ships of war of a foreign nation, and exposed, uader the severities of their discipline, to be exiled to the most distant ai.d deadly climes, to risk their lives in the battles of their oppressors, and to be the melancholy...
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