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" My hold of the colonies is in the close affection which grows from common names, from kindred blood, from similar privileges, and equal protection. These are ties, which, though light as air, are as strong as links of iron. "
Chambers's readings in English prose ... 1558 to 1860 - Seite 145
von Chambers W. and R., ltd - 1865
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Modern Europe, a school history. To 1859. To the fall of Napoleon iii

John Lord - 1882
...sagacity. " My hold of the colonies," said this great oracle of moral wisdom, " is the close affection gfu which grows from common names, from kindred blood, from similar privileges, and from equal protection. These are the ties which, tnough light as air, are as strong as links of iron....
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English Language and Literary Criticism: English prose

James Baldwin - 1883
...representation are inseparable." At the close of a long speech in defense of this position, Mr. Burke said : My hold of the colonies is in the close affection...protection. These are ties which, though light as air, are strong as links of iron. Let the colonies always keep the idea of their civil rights associated with...
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The Course of Empire: Outlines of the Chief Political Changes in the History ...

1883 - 459 Seiten
...revenue, trade, or empire, my trust is in the interest which America has in the British Constitution. My hold of the colonies is in the close affection...protection. These are ties which, though light as air, are strong as links of iron. Let the colonies always keep the idea of their civil rights associated with...
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Imperialism: A Study

J. A. Hobson, John Atkinson Hobson - 1965 - 386 Seiten
...by any sentiments of attachment towards Great Britain. " My hold of the colonies," wrote Burke, " is the close affection which grows from common names,...which, though light as air, are as strong as links of iron."1 But in these ties, save the last only, there is nothing to demand or to ensure political union....
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DHEW Publication No. (OE).

1976
...essential part of it, he drew forth for his hearers the impalpable essence of interimperial co-operation: 'the close affection which grows from common names,...blood, from similar privileges, and equal protection . . . ties which though light as air are as strong as links of iron'. As an essential preliminary to...
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America's Nation-time, 1607-1789

Benjamin Woods Labaree - 1976 - 260 Seiten
...justice. Rather than attempting to hold the empire together by coercion, the mother country should foster "the close affection which grows from common names,...blood, from similar privileges, and equal protection. . " Instead of insisting on Parliament's right to tax the colonies, or demanding that the individual...
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Australia in Commonwlth

William John Victor Windeyer, Victor Windeyer - 1978 - 32 Seiten
...thirty other lands. Rather it denotes simply a relationship of Australia to Britain - a reminder of the ties which, though light as air, are as strong as links of iron of which Edmund Burke spoke. I shall now say a little of some aspects of geography and history - well...
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Westmoreland and Portland Places: The History and Architecture of America's ...

Julius K. Hunter, Robert C. Pettus, Leonard Lujan - 1988 - 219 Seiten
...residential district, one that became an architectural hallmark for the entire nation. 3 . THE TIES THAT BIND My hold of the colonies is in the close affection which grows from commons names, from kindred blood, from similar privileges, and equal protection. These are ties which,...
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Essays in the Public Philosophy

Walter Lippmann - 189 Seiten
...corporate being, though so insubstantial to our senses, binds, in Burke's words, a man to his country with "ties which though light as air, are as strong as links of iron." " That is why young men die in battle for their country's sake and why old men plant trees they will...
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The Sword and the Cross: Reflections on Command and Conscience

James Hugh Toner - 1992 - 186 Seiten
...corporate being which, while intangible, binds, in Edmund Burke's words, a man to his country with "ties which though light as air, are as strong as links of iron." As Walter Lippmann comments, "That is why young men die in battle for their country's sake and why...
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