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... idea of the principles of colony government , and were capable 20 of drawing
out something like a platform ” of the ground which might be laid for future and
permanent tranquillity . I felt the truth of what my honorable friend represented ;
but I ...
The colonies complain that they have not the characteristic mark and seal of 25
British freedom . They complain that they are taxed in a Parliament in which they
are not represented . If you mean to satisfy them at all , you must satisfy them with
Was it less perfect in Wales , Chester , and Durham ? But America is virtually ?
represented . What ! does the electric force of virtual representation more easily
pass over the Atlantic than. 2 Essentially , though not actually . 1 As . 2 Language
In an address to the inhabitants of the colonies represented in the First
Continental Congress , agreed to by the Congress , October 21 , 1774 , it is said :
“ After the repeal of the Stamp Act , having again resigned ourselves to our
Colony agents . Each colony maintained an agent in London to look after its
interests . The best - known of the colonial agents was Franklin , who at the time
represented Massachusetts , Pennsylvania , Maryland , and Georgia . Burke was
for a ...
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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