Gerrit Smith Quote

The only ground on which a neutral State can claim respect at the hands of belligerents is, that, so far as she is concerned, their rights are protected.


Speeches of Gerrit Smith in Congress (ed. 1856)

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The only ground on which a neutral State can claim respect at the hands of belligerents is, that, so far as she is concerned, their rights are...

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The only ground on which a neutral State can claim respect at the hands of belligerents is, that, so far as she is concerned, their rights are...

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The only ground on which a neutral State can claim respect at the hands of belligerents is, that, so far as she is concerned, their rights are...

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The only ground on which a neutral State can claim respect at the hands of belligerents is, that, so far as she is concerned, their rights are...