Statistics for occurrence #1 of “France” in chapter 1 of George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 4, 15th edition.:

...sly, or to live beloved, as the champions of humanity and freedom. Russia and the northern nations protected the young republic by an armed neutrality; while the catholic and feudal monarchies of France and Spain, children of the Middle Age, were wonderfully swayed to open the gates of futurity to the new empire of democracy; so that, in human affairs, God never showed more visibly his gracious prov...
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France (France) 17,744 298 0 0 0 user votes
France (Idaho, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes

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