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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 2,462 0 Browse Search
Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 692 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 10 516 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 3, 15th edition. 418 0 Browse Search
C. Julius Caesar, Gallic War 358 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 4, 15th edition. 298 0 Browse Search
Hon. J. L. M. Curry , LL.D., William Robertson Garrett , A. M. , Ph.D., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 1.1, Legal Justification of the South in secession, The South as a factor in the territorial expansion of the United States (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 230 0 Browse Search
H. Wager Halleck , A. M. , Lieut. of Engineers, U. S. Army ., Elements of Military Art and Science; or, Course of Instruction in Strategy, Fortification, Tactis of Battles &c., Embracing the Duties of Staff, Infantry, Cavalry, Artillery and Engineers. Adapted to the Use of Volunteers and Militia. 190 0 Browse Search
C. Edwards Lester, Life and public services of Charles Sumner: Born Jan. 6, 1811. Died March 11, 1874. 186 0 Browse Search
George Ticknor, Life, letters and journals of George Ticknor (ed. George Hillard) 182 0 Browse Search
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olumbus in 1492, the portion of it now seized remained for three hundred years a Spanish colony, till 1796, when it was ceded to the French.--The other portion of the island now called Hayti had at a previous period been transferred from Spain to France by the bold seizure of it by the Buccaneers. The Spanish colony embraces the largest part of the island and has not been the seene of so many horrors as the French. From 1814 to 1821 it held some slack allegiance to the Spanish Crown, but then a lawyer, named Minez, arrested the Spanish Governor, and a declaration of Independence was at once issued, recognized a few years later by France on condition that its ports should be open to the ships of all nations. From that time to 1843 the Spanish and French portions (that is, the whole island,) became united under the presidency of Boyer. Then, after three years of strife followed Souluque over the French part in 1846. But in the meantime the Dominican Republic, (that is, the Spanish p
England and France. We put no faith in the rumor that England and France have been sounded by the agents of the Abolition Government at Washington as to their purposes towards the new Government at Montgomery, and that these agents have returneFrance have been sounded by the agents of the Abolition Government at Washington as to their purposes towards the new Government at Montgomery, and that these agents have returned and report that "both of those countries have set their faces against the Southern Confederacy, and will in no manner recognize or assist it." Lincolnhas been in office but little over one month; there has been no time for agents to be appointed an"setting their faces" against the South, if by that expression is meant active hostility against it, England dare not and France would not. When we say Englanddarenot, we simply mean that her dependence upon cotton, which has always made her keep her peace with the United States, will make her keep that peace with the South; and when we say that Francewouldnot, we ascribe to that great and gallant people a magnanimity and sympathy with the South which we have never received from England. No one