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" Must a Government of necessity be too strong for the liberties of its own people, or too weak to maintain its own existence... "
History of the Administration of President Lincoln: Including His Speeches ... - Page 139
by Henry Jarvis Raymond - 1864 - 496 pages
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The Words of Abraham Lincoln, for Use in Schools

Abraham Lincoln - 1898 - 270 pages
...free government upon the earth. It forces us to ask: "Is there, in all republics, this inherent and fatal weakness?" "Must a Government, of necessity,...the war power of the Government; and so to resist the force employed for its destruction, by force for its preservation. The call was made, and the response...
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Studies in American History: A Survey of American History Source Extracts

Howard Walter Caldwell - United States - 1898
...its territorial integrity against its own domestic foes. "Is there in all republics this inherent and fatal weakness?" Must a government of necessity be...people, or too weak to maintain its own existence? It might seem, at first thought, to be of little difference whether the present movement at the South...
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Abraham Lincoln: An Essay

Carl Schurz - 1899 - 91 pages
...message to Congress he defined it in admirably pointed language : " Must a government be of necessity too strong for the liberties of its own people, or too weak to maintain its own existence? Is there in all republics this inherent weakness ? " This question he answered in the name of the great...
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A Survey of American History: Source Extracts

Howard Walter Caldwell - United States - 1900 - 255 pages
...its territorial integrity against its own domestic foes. "Is there in all republics this inherent and fatal weakness?" Must a government of necessity be...people, or too weak to maintain its own existence? It might seem, at first thought, to be of little difference whether the present movement at the South...
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Abraham Lincoln and the Men of His Time, Volume 2

Robert Henry Browne - United States - 1901
...on the earth. It forces iis to ask, Is there in all Republics this inherent and fatal weakness? Must government, of necessity, be too strong for the liberties...resist force employed for its destruction by force employed for its preservation. . . ." Having reached this solid and unyielding foundation of a united...
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The Constitutional History of the United States: 1861-1895

Francis Newton Thorpe - Constitutional history - 1901
...government upon the earth. It compelled the question: "Is there in all republics this inherent and fatal weakness?" "Must a government, of necessity,...people, or too weak to maintain its own existence ?" Viewing the issue in this light, the President had no choice but to call out the war power of the...
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The Constitutional History of the United States, Volume 3

Francis Newton Thorpe - Constitutional history - 1901
...government upon the earth. It compelled the question: "Is there in all republics this inherent and fatal weakness ?" "Must a government, of necessity,...people, or too weak to maintain its own existence ?" Viewing the issue in this light, the President had no choice but to call out the war power of the...
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Abraham Lincoln: His Youth and Early Manhood, with a Brief Account of His ...

Noah Brooks - 1901 - 204 pages
...free government upon the earth. It forces us to ask, ' Is there in all republics this inherent and fatal weakness ? ' ' Must a government, of necessity,...people, or too weak to maintain its own existence ? ' " Lincoln was only enforcing here just such ideas of self-government as, during all his life, he...
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Life of Abraham Lincoln: His Early History, Political Career, Speeches in ...

Joseph Hartwell Barrett, Charles Walter Brown - Presidents - 1902 - 448 pages
...free government upon the earth. It forces us to ask, " Is there in all republics this inherent and fatal weakness ?" Must a Government of necessity be too strong for the liberties of ite own people, or too weak to maintain its own existence ? So viewing the issue, no choice was left...
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Abraham Lincoln and His Presidency, Volume 1

Joseph Hartwell Barrett - 1903
...free government upon the earth. It forces us to ask, " Is there in all Republics this inherent and fatal weakness?" Must a government of necessity be...the war power of the Government, and so to resist the force employed for its destruction by force for its preservation. The call was made, and the response...
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