Statistics for occurrence #1 of “United States” in entry federal-union-the-john-fiske of Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History:

... perfect union was seen to be the only method of securing peace and making a nation which should be respected by foreign powers; and so in 1788, after much discussion, the present Constitution of the United States was adopted—a Constitution which satisfied very few people at the time, and which was from beginning to end a series of compromises, yet which has proved in its working a masterpiece of politic...
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Entity Corpus Doc Corpus Doc  
United States (United States) 100,886 16,340 0 0 0 user votes
United States (New Mexico, United States) 6 0 0 0 0 user votes

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