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Notwithstanding these remonstrances , Grenville got his Stamp Act passed in
1765 . America was furious . In October a congress of delegates from
Massachusetts , Rhode Island , Connecticut , New York , New Jersey ,
3 During the succeeding years a number of English mercantile organizations
also passed resolutions commending his labors in behalf of commerce . 4 Finally
, in 1774 , when the troubles with America were thickening , Bristol , the trading ...
... the elephants with their canopies of state , the gorgeous palanquin of the
prince , and the close litter of the noble lady , — all these things were to him as
the objects amidst which his own life had been passed , as the objects which lay
on the ...
But ten years later in the Speech on the Nabob of Arcot ' s Debts Burke passed
the bounds set by an age when the florid was more admired than now , the
repulsive more readily tolerated . Of all the “ purple patches , ” however , the most
The words are those of the Chester Act passed by Parliament . ( 61 18 – 62 10 ) ii
. The colonies have not in any cool hour gone beyond a · demand for immunity in
regard to taxes . ( 62 11 - 63 21 ) iii . The Americans will have no interest ...
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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