Statistics for occurrence #1 of “United States” in chapter 61 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:
...nd, and, in fact, to all European governments; and announcing in his dispatch the course France would pursue under like circumstances — his real policy being to urge England into a war with the United States , which would further French views in regard to Mexico.
This shows the animus actuating the emperor; though the Federal Administration had its hands full at that time, his object was apparent, while...
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