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... and manufactures , by taking many of the ordinary rights of citizens from the
Catholics , who were in an enormous majority , and by confiscating land and
outlawing owners , had impoverished the country and rendered the people
Richard and William , together with Lord Verney , a political patron of Edmund ,
speculated wildly in stock of the East India Company , and later Richard was
engaged in some questionable dealings in West Indian lands . That these
The trial dragged on till 1795 ; and , though the verdict at last was for acquittal ,
Burke had none the less succeeded in reforming the government of India , for he
had trumpeted the wrongs of that " emptied and emboweled " 2 land until public ...
He had always been a champion of his down - trodden native land , just as he
had been a champion of America and India . In his boyhood , as we have seen ,
he endeavored to master the history of his “ poor country " ; and later he tried to ...
... of function , fathers torn from children , husbands from wives , enveloped in a
whirlwind of cavalry , and amidst the goading spears of drivers and the trampling
of pursuing horses , were swept into captivity in an unknown and hostile land .
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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