History of the United States of America: From the Discovery of the Continent [to 1789], Volumen1

Portada
 

Comentarios de la gente - Escribir un comentario

No encontramos ningún comentario en los lugares habituales.

Páginas seleccionadas

Contenido

Parties from Virginia
410
The constitutions for Carolina
417
An insurrection and a free government Eastchurch gorernor of Albemarle
423
CHAPTER VIII
429
Selfgovernment More emigrants Dissenters ScotchIrish
431
CHAPTER IX
437
A representative democracy and a rising aristocracy Servants
443
The revenue the governors salary the judiciary county
449
CHAPTER XI
455
Berkeley is censured and removed His death
468
Tendencies to liberty and union
474
The Dutch East India company
480
The change
486
Effort to colonize New Netherland
492
The Dutch monopoly of manufactures Large purchases of lands
498
Dutch wars with red men
504
Stuyvesant governor of New Netherland A prophecy Municipal liberties
507
Emigrants Jews Waldenses Huguenots 612
514
Delaware capitulatcs Concessions to New Jersey The slave trade
520
Victory of the Dutch Rights of neutral flags Fate of New Netherland
527
He preaches freedom the people and meets resistano
533
Quaker morality Vows Power Ricles
539
Taxation by the dukc of York successfully resisted
549
The government A free society of traders Delaware
555
Penn supports the election of Algernon Sidney to parliament
561
Treaties with the Indians
567
German Friends declare against slavery Death of George Fox
573
They resort to East New Jersey
580
Their treaty at Albany with Virginia and New York 686
587
Andros at Boston as governor of New England 690
593
supports his brother and dissolves parliament
599
Revolution in Massachusetts
605
The development of Christianity as an enfranchising power
611
Baptists and Quakers in Rhode Island
617

Otras ediciones - Ver todas

Términos y frases comunes

Pasajes populares

Página 105 - Peace, plenty, love, truth, terror, That were the servants to this chosen infant, Shall then be his, and like a vine grow to him ; Wherever the bright sun of heaven shall shine, His honour and the greatness of his name Shall be, and make new nations...
Página 200 - But they knew they were PILGRIMS, and looked not much on those things, but lifted up their eyes to Heaven, their dearest country, and quieted their spirits.
Página 304 - This liberty is the proper end and object of authority, and cannot subsist without it; and it is a liberty to that only which is good, just, and honest. This liberty you are to stand for, with the hazard (not only of your goods, but) of your lives, if need be. Whatsoever crosseth this, is not authority, but a distemper thereof.
Página 70 - We found the people most gentle, loving, and faithful, void of all guile and treason and such as lived after the manner of the Golden Age.
Página 207 - ... to enact, constitute, and frame such just and equal laws, ordinances, acts, constitutions, and offices, from time to time, as shall be thought most meet and convenient for the general good of the colony, unto which we promise all due submission and obedience.
Página 215 - Name of the Council Established at Plymouth in the County of Devon, for the Planting, Ruling, Ordering and Governing of New England in America...
Página 236 - We shall find that the God of Israel is among us, when ten of us shall be able to resist a thousand of our enemies, when He shall make us a praise and glory, that men shall say of succeeding plantations: "The Lord make it like that of New England.
Página 269 - They who have the power to appoint officers and magistrates, it is in their power, also, to set the bounds and limitations of the power and place unto which they call them.
Página 338 - Many more words I had with him; but people coming in, I drew a little back. As I was turning, he catched me by the hand, and with tears in his eyes said, 'Come again to my house; for if thou and I were but an hour of a day together, we should be nearer one to the other ;' adding, That he wished me no more ill than he did to his own soul.
Página 205 - I charge you, before God and his blessed angels, that you follow me no farther than you have seen me follow the Lord Jesus Christ. " If God reveal anything to you, by any other instrument of his, be as ready to receive it as ever you were to receive any truth by my ministry ; for I am verily persuaded the Lord has more truth yet to break forth out of his holy Word.

Información bibliográfica