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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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ll slowly back — collected the of the country as he retired — carried them within his --drilled them — and made them efficient soldiers. As Massena retired — after a loss of half his army — he followed him with terrible perseverance — gained a victory at Fuentez d'onoro, and drove him entirely out of Portugal. Had the Portuguese forces been all well disciplined, thus making Wellington greatly superior to Massena, does anybody suppose he would have acted on the defensive when the latter entered into Portugal? The man who thinks thus, must surely overlook the brilliant offensive campaigns of 1812-'13--must have for gotten Badajoz, and Salamanca and Vittoria — must have ceased to remember the advance into France, the battle of Toulouse, and the close of the war. The fact is, Wellingtonacted as any great General would have done. He acted on the defensive when he was too weak to act in any other way. He acted on the offensive as soon as he became strong enough to take the
The Daily Dispatch: October 7, 1861., [Electronic resource], Privateering — its history, law, and Usage. (search)
he Mediterranean. The knowledge displayed by its author of the Roman law, as well as of that of France, Spain and Italy, and the justice and equity of its decisions, caused it to be speedily adopted tice, as confined to sovereigns, did not exist at that period. The ordinance of Charles VI. of France, issued 7th December, 1400, is said to be the first which distinctly confines this right to the ot renewed in the treaty of 1797. The treaty of the United States with the Netherlands in 1782, France in 1788, England in 1795. Peru 1799, Prussia 1795, and Spain 1795, contain provisions prohibitithis act shall be treated as piracy. In the treaties entered into between the United States and France, Holland, Sweden, Prussia, Great Britain, Spain, and some of the South American States, it is dee punishment by fine and imprisonment of the persons implicated. By the marine ordinance of France, of August, 1861, French subjects were prohibited from entering foreign private armed service wi
European affairs.the Italian question — France--American affairs in Paris. The Paris correspondent of the National Intelligencer, at Washington, writes to that paper the following interesting intelligence: A new brochure on the Italian queans of obtaining satisfaction from the Pontificial Government having failed, the French army will be speedily withdrawn. France will not permit Austria to take her place at Rome, the principle of non-intervention will be rigidly maintained, and, befm, plainly indicating that not only must Venice become a part of reconstituted Italy, but that Belgium must be annexed to France. Whatever may be the opinions of M. de la Gueronniere on this subject, he certainly would not, at this juncture, hazard sing force, which will enable the Government to throw a corps d'armee into the South and seize a port for the shipment to France and England of the cotton they may require." Whether this letter is originally published in the Moniteur, or is copied fr
exports of domestic produce from New York continue to be unusually large for the season, and a demand for breadstuffs in France may arise, in consequence of the partial failure of the harvest there. Tobacco is to bear good prices the coming year. s in specie. The annual expenditures of the British Government are increasing in consequence of her competition with France in building docks and iron-plated ships, &c. The whole amount of revenue received for public and local purposes is statedal years, be greater in proportion to the ability of the United States to pay than is the national debt of England and of France. It will require a war of nine years, at the present rate of expenditure, to create a national debt equal to that now owed by France. Miscellaneous. Another correspondent sends the following from Washington: The Messrs. Willard, of this city, have taken $100,000 of the U. S. Treasury note loan, and Mr. John C. Rives, who gave $100 in gold for the assist