Statistics for occurrence #1 of “United States” in chapter 1.65, section c.1.65.84 of Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 35.:
... herself intervened, but we rather think that the appearance of the Russian fleets at New York and San Francisco—with orders, as afterward transpired, to place themselves at the disposal of the United States Government—cut at least some figure in Lord Palmerston's philosophy.
So much for history!
The wonderful array of political intrigues, negotiations, conflicting efforts, and warlike demons...
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