Резултати 1 - 5 от 17.
George , however , was determined not to be a puppet in the hands of his
ministers . ... hand , the king dreaded and hated the New Whigs under the lead of
the elder Pitt ; for they were fighting with considerable unanimity and zeal for the
Townshend believed in holding the colonies with a firm hand , in depriving them
of the right of self - government , and in maintaining authority by a standing army
supported by taxes assessed on the Americans by Parliament . To such lengths ...
Though he had been living almost from hand to mouth till he entered Parliament ,
he bought in 1768 an estate worth upwards of one hundred thousand dollars in
our money , and correspondingly expensive to maintain . The matter has been ...
The immediate power of a Duke of Richmond or a Marquis of Rockingham is not
so much of moment ; but , if their conduct and example hand down their
principles to their successors , then their houses become the public repositories
That unhappy country was then in the hands of the East India Company , whose
system was corrupt and cruel beyond ... In beginning his discussion of India he
said : “ I feel an insuperable reluctance to giving my hand to destroy any ...
Какво казват хората - Напишете рецензия
LibraryThing ReviewПотребителски отзив - TrysB - LibraryThing
This well-crafted address was presented as a series of suggestions for a way to conciliate the American colonists and avoid a revolt. The common-sense points that Burke makes and the ways that he goes ... Прочетете пълната рецензия