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" If I decide this case in favor of my own government, I must disavow its most cherished principles, and reverse and forever abandon its essential policy. The country caunot afford the sacrifice. If I maintain those principles, and adhere to that policy,... "
Senate Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Public Documents and Executive ... - Page 12
by United States. Congress. Senate - 1862
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The Civil War

Frederic Logan Paxson - United States - 1911 - 256 pages
...forever abandon its essential policy. The country cannot afford the sacrifice. If I maintain these principles, and adhere to that policy, I must surrender the case itself. . . . We are asked to do to the British nation just what we have always insisted all nations ought...
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Reminiscences of a War-time Statesman and Diplomat, 1830-1915

Frederick William Seward - United States - 1916 - 489 pages
...principles, and adhere to that policy, I must surrender the case itself. It will be seen, therefore, that the Government could not deny the justice of the claim presented to us, upon its merits. We are asked to do to the British nation just what we have always insisted that all...
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American Foreign Policy in Growth and Action, Volume 3

Hilton Proctor Goss - United States - 1955 - 315 pages
...must disavow its most cherished principles, and reverse and forever abandon its essential policy. ... It will be seen, therefore, that this government could...justice of the claim presented to us in this respect on its merits. We are asked to do to the British nation just what we have always insisted all nations...
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Why the North Won the Civil War

Henry Steele Commager, David Herbert Donald - History - 1996 - 127 pages
...disavow its most cherished principles, and . . . forever abandon its essential policy. The country cannot afford the sacrifice. If I maintain those principles,...to that policy, I must surrender the case itself." Seward soon decided on the latter course and conceded to the British with remarkable grace, for nowhere...
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Crucible of Power: A History of American Foreign Relations to 1913

Howard Jones - History - 2002 - 309 pages
...disavow its most cherished principles, and reverse and trever abandon its essential policy." Yet, he ded, "If I maintain those principles, and adhere to that policy, I must surrender the case itself. . . . We are asked to do to the British nation just what we have always insisted all nations ought...
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NATIONAL HISTORY OF THE WAR FOR THE UNION, CIVIL, MILITARY AND NAVAL.

EVERT A . DUYCKINCK - 1861
...most cherished principles, and reverse and forever abandon its essential policy. The county cannot afford the sacrifice. If I maintain those principles...this Government could not deny the justice of the claims presented to us in this respect upon its merits. We are asked to do to the British nation just...
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