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An answer to Pericles" grand appeal to the nation

An answer to Pericles" grand appeal to the nation

on this most important question "Are happiness and freedom consistant with foreign commerce, at all events?" and on the "Necessity or non-necessity of a war"

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Published by Printed and sold by Thomas T. Stiles in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • War.,
  • United States -- Commerce.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby an American Republican.
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 16862.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination31 p.
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17713481M

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