Statistics for occurrence #1 of “United States” in chapter 7 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:

...rcumstances. It all looked very much as if the British people were (as report stated) sympathetic with the South, and were anxious to take advantage of the opportunity and seek a quarrel with the United States , and thus secure a separation of the two sections, which would weaken both, and give to England a powerful ally that would enable her to dictate such terms to the Federal Government as would best sui...
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United States (United States) 100,886 694 0 0 0 user votes
United States (New Mexico, United States) 6 0 0 0 0 user votes

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