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Richard Hakluyt, The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques, and Discoveries of the English Nation 236 0 Browse Search
Henry Morton Stanley, Dorothy Stanley, The Autobiography of Sir Henry Morton Stanley 106 0 Browse Search
William A. Smith, DD. President of Randolph-Macon College , and Professor of Moral and Intellectual Philosophy., Lectures on the Philosophy and Practice of Slavery as exhibited in the Institution of Domestic Slavery in the United States: withe Duties of Masters to Slaves. 88 0 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 46 0 Browse Search
Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 38 0 Browse Search
Robert Lewis Dabney, Life and Commands of Lieutenand- General Thomas J. Jackson 30 0 Browse Search
Cornelius Tacitus, The History (ed. Alfred John Church, William Jackson Brodribb) 26 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. 24 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the Colonization of the United States, Vol. 1, 17th edition. 24 0 Browse Search
Sallust, The Jugurthine War (ed. John Selby Watson, Rev. John Selby Watson, M.A.) 24 0 Browse Search
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Hard case. --The parties implicated in the alleged abduction of certain Africans from near Cape Leoando, in the brig Storm King, captured many months since on the Guinea coast, have all been tried and acquitted, after having had their vessel and personal effects taken from them by the self-sacrificing marines of Uncle Sam, (for their own benefit,) and having suffered many weary months' of imprisonment in loathsome jails. Those of the parties that it was deemed necessary to make an example not choose to put him on trial on the evidence, (which was to the effect that he was found aboard the Storm King, and claimed to be a passenger,) no doubt fearing that a jury would see nothing in a man's wishing to leave so hot a place as the Guinea coast. Lockhart was then sent to the county jail for safe-keeping, and since then the agents of the nearly deceased Uncle Sam have been perambulating the country, at his expense, to search up testimony to convict one of his children. It is very pl