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" We behold, in fine, on the side of Great Britain, a state of war against the United States; and, on the side of the United States, a state of peace towards Great Britain. "
The Edinburgh Annual Register - Page 277
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The Republic Reborn: War and the Making of Liberal America, 1790-1820

Steven Watts - 1989 - 406 pages
...diplomatic protest, Madison admitted, had exhausted the patience of the young republic. "We behold, in fine, on the side of Great Britain, a state of war against...United States, a state of peace towards Great Britain." Perhaps as a reminder of his characteristic republican reluctance to take the nation into war, Madison...
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Law's Violence

Austin Sarat, Thomas R. Kearns - 2009 - 270 pages
...Senator Cass in the Mexican War ("Deliberations for the Mexican War Declaration," 800). "We behold ... on the side of Great Britain, a state of war against...United States, a state of peace towards Great Britain" (President Madison, "Deliberations for the 1812 Declaration," 1630). One might argue that the assertion...
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The War of 1812: A Short History

Donald R. Hickey - 1995 - 135 pages
...the thrust of his message was unmistakable. "We behold ... on the side of Great Britain," he said, "a state of war against the United States; and on...side of the United States a state of peace towards Britain." Madison's message was referred to the House Foreign Relations Committee, which issued a report...
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The War of 1812

Diana Childress - 2004 - 96 pages
...the high seas and on the western frontier. He urged Congress to vote for war. "We behold," he said, "on the side of Great Britain a state of war against...United States a state of peace towards Great Britain." New Englanders objected to war because they thought the issues could be settled by diplomatic negotiation....
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Cobbett's Political Register VOL.XXI From January to June,1812

Cobbett's Political Register VOL.XXI From January to June,1812 - 1812
...equally upporting a claim to regulate our external commerce in all cases whatsoever. We lehold, in fine, on the side of Great Britain, a state of war against...United States, a state of peace towards Great Britain. Whether the United States shall continue passive under these progressive usurpations, and these accumulating...
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