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Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1630-1877, with a genealogical register 65 65 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 55 55 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 4, 15th edition. 47 47 Browse Search
Benjamin Cutter, William R. Cutter, History of the town of Arlington, Massachusetts, ormerly the second precinct in Cambridge, or District of Menotomy, afterward the town of West Cambridge. 1635-1879 with a genealogical register of the inhabitants of the precinct. 15 15 Browse Search
Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 8 8 Browse Search
HISTORY OF THE TOWN OF MEDFORD, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, FROM ITS FIRST SETTLEMENT, IN 1630, TO THE PRESENT TIME, 1855. (ed. Charles Brooks) 7 7 Browse Search
Charles A. Nelson , A. M., Waltham, past, present and its industries, with an historical sketch of Watertown from its settlement in 1630 to the incorporation of Waltham, January 15, 1739. 4 4 Browse Search
the Rev. W. Turner , Jun. , MA., Lives of the eminent Unitarians 4 4 Browse Search
Historic leaves, volume 3, April, 1904 - January, 1905 4 4 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 3 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 4 4 Browse Search
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The Overthrow of the European colonial system. 1748-1763. The Overthrow of the European colonial, like the dust; ready to be whirled chap. I.} 1748. in clouds by the tempest of public rage, with the service of their own and of all chap. I.} 1748. future generations. Their faith was just; forthe expansive spirit of independence chap. I.} 1748. by giving dominion to property, and extended hring action, no laws regulating human chap I.} 1748. achievements; the movement of the living worldistence in which we share, that his- chap. I.} 1748. tory wins power to move the soul. She comes til government of which they had ever chap. I.} 1748. heard or read, no one appeared to them so well as the English; Writings of Samuel Adams in 1748. and of this happy constitution of the mother cn executive officers, and claimed an chap. I.} 1748. uncontrolled freedom of deliberation and decis evaded by indecision;—the fearless, chap. I.} 1748. positive, uncompromising Bedford, energetic wi[14 more...]
at Britain.—Pelham's administration continued. 1748-1749. The sun of July, 1748, shed its radiance on the chap. II.} 1748. July. banks of the Hudson. The unguarded passes of its Highlands deriveters, which was then under consider- chap II.} 1748. July. ation Board of Trade to Clinton, 29 J natives and residents of Boston, as chap II.} 1748. July. Commissioners from Massachusetts. Oliveolemnizing a treaty of commerce with chap II.} 1748. July. Pennsylvania. Narrative of George Croroversy Reviewed. and Sir John Holt chap. II.} 1748. had said, Virginia being a conquered country, y instructions, to obtain a revenue chap. II.} 1748. by royal requisitions, to fix quotas by a councity, yet unwilling to defer to any chap. II.} 1748. Nov. one; and not fearing application, he prefyal authority in the Established Church; and in 1748, just as Sherlock, the new bishop of London, waappeals were to tally with and accre- chap II. 1748} Dec. dit the representation from New-York. [11 more...]
he tottering legitimacy of France, in its connection with Roman Catholic Christianity, win for itself new empire in that hemisphere? The question of the European continent was, Shall a Protestant revolutionary kingdom, like Prussia, be permitted to rise up and grow strong within its heart? Considered in its unity, as interesting mankind, the question was, Shall the Reformation, developed to the fulness of Free Inquiry, succeed in its protest against the Middle Age? The war that closed in 1748 had been a mere scramble for advantages, and was sterile of results; the present conflict, which was to prove a Seven Years War, was an encounter of parties, of reform against the unreformed; and this was so profoundly true, that all the predilections or personal antipathies of sovereigns and ministers could not prevent the alliances, collisions, and results necessary to make it so. George the Second, who was also sovereign of Hanover, in September, 1755, contracted with Russia for the defenc
ress, scattering among them books, and pamphlets, and many newspapers: chap. XX.} 1763. they had a ministry chiefly composed of men of their own election. In private life they were accustomed to take care of themselves; in public affairs they had local legislatures, and municipal self-direction. And now this continent from the Gulf of Mexico to where civilized life is stayed by barriers of frost, was become their dwelling-place and their heritage. Reasoning men in New York, as early as 1748, foresaw and announced that the conquest of Canada, by relieving the Northern Colonies from danger, would hasten their emancipation. An attentive Swedish traveller in that year heard the opinion, and published it to Sweden and to Europe; the early dreams of John Adams made the removal of the turbulent Gallics a prelude to the approaching greatness of his country. During the negotiations for peace, the kinsman and bosom friend of Edmund Burke, employed the British press to unfold the danger