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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 6,437 1 Browse Search
Richard Hakluyt, The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques, and Discoveries of the English Nation 1,858 0 Browse Search
Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 766 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 1. (ed. Frank Moore) 310 0 Browse Search
Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War. 302 0 Browse Search
Raphael Semmes, Memoirs of Service Afloat During the War Between the States 300 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) 266 0 Browse Search
Henry Morton Stanley, Dorothy Stanley, The Autobiography of Sir Henry Morton Stanley 224 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 5, 13th edition. 222 0 Browse Search
Horace Greeley, The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States of America, 1860-65: its Causes, Incidents, and Results: Intended to exhibit especially its moral and political phases with the drift and progress of American opinion respecting human slavery from 1776 to the close of the War for the Union. Volume I. 214 0 Browse Search
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t, from its beginning in March, 1789, to that day, amounting to $2,151 8,828 twenty-one hundred and fifty millions of dollars. So, the attempt to enslave the Southern States will have cost, for the beginning of the war, as we esteem it from the most invariable estimate of its completion, as the invaders count it, six- sevenths of the whole amount which served to support the whole Federal Government, in all its branches, for seventy-one years, during which it carried on the war with Great Britain and the war with Mexico, and sundry small, but not inexpensive Indian wars in Florida, in the Northwest, in Utah and upon the Pacific coast. The war is, however, but just begun in an interminable career of cost. There are but the first expenses of the experiment and they have already, by contestant, reached an amount which must rapidly transcend the whole expenditure of the Government of the United States when the Union was entire, for three quarters of a century. How these su
d of the corrupt dynasty in Washington. We have always observed that the anti-slavery philanthropists, whether in non slaveholding or slaveholding communities, (for there are some of these gentry in hordes slave States) have a keen eye for the main chance. We never heard of but one abolitionist in America (Gerrit Smith) putting his hand in his pocket to relieve the slave. We are all aware that Mrs. Stowe made a fortune out of "Uncle Tom" and, moreover, that she collected large sums in Great Britain for the benefit of the "sable children of oppression," but she has never given the first dollar of her own means to their relief, nor have we ever heard that she accounted for even that of which she was the trustee for their benefit. Her brother, H. W. Beecher, has also made a fortune out of slavery agitation, but if he ever gave ten cents to a negro, he kept his alms a profound secret that his nearest neighbor never suspected him of the charity. And so it is with all of them. It is