Carl L. Becker Quote

The average Briton, as well as honorable and right honorable members of the House, had known that England possessed colonies and had understood that colonies, as a matter of course, existed to supply him with sugar and rice, indigo and tobacco, and in return to buy at a good price whatever he might himself wish to sell.


The Eve of the Revolution (1918)

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The average Briton, as well as honorable and right honorable members of the House, had known that England possessed colonies and had understood that...

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The average Briton, as well as honorable and right honorable members of the House, had known that England possessed colonies and had understood that...

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The average Briton, as well as honorable and right honorable members of the House, had known that England possessed colonies and had understood that...

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The average Briton, as well as honorable and right honorable members of the House, had known that England possessed colonies and had understood that...