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... S ESSAY ON BURNS . Professor Edwin Mims , Trinity College , North Carolina
. GEORGE ELIOT ' S Silas MARNER . Professor W . L . Cross , Yale University .
TENNYSON ' S PRINCESS . Professor Katharine Lee Bates , Wellesley College .
The capitulation of Montreal , in 1761 , carried with it the surrender of all Canada ,
and by the treaty of Paris , in 1763 , which closed the Seven Years ' War , the
whole of the continental possessions of France in North America passed into the
In March the duties imposed by the Townshend Revenue Act , except that on tea ,
were repealed , the duty on tea being retained as an assertion of the right of
Parliament to tax the colonies — “ a right , ” said North , “ he would contend for to
45 of the North Briton a severe criticism of the royal address transmitting to
Parliament the treaty of Paris , in 1763 . A general warrant was issued for the
apprehension of all persons concerned in the publication of the offensive
In England , where the tide was now setting strongly against America , Franklin ,
who had taken pains to defend his part in the transaction , was dismissed from
his office of postmaster - general for North America . The climax of colonial ...
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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 ... Leer reseña completa