State of the Union

1897--1900

Cover image for

Download


Published: 1900
Language: English
Wordcount: 66,000 / 209 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 34.2
LoC Category: J
Downloads: 314
mnybks.net#: 4834
Genre: Politics
Excerpt

mposes upon us, with constant disturbance of national interests, and the injury resulting from an indefinite continuance of this state of things. It was stated that at this juncture our Government was constrained to seriously inquire if the time was not ripe when Spain of her own volition, moved by her own interests and every sentiment of humanity, should put a stop to this destructive war and make proposals of settlement honorable to herself and just to her Cuban colony. It was urged that as a neighboring nation, with large interests in Cuba, we could be required to wait only a reasonable time for the mother country to establish its authority and restore peace and order within the borders of the island; that we could not contemplate an indefinite period for the accomplishment of this result.

No solution was proposed to which the slightest idea of humiliation to Spain could attach, and, indeed, precise proposals were withheld to avoid embarrassment to that Government. All that was asked or expected was tha

(Promote your book here)

Featured Books

Cover image for State of the Union by William McKinley - Free eBook

Nano Contestant

Episode 1: Whatever It Takes
Leif Sterling

Fans of the Hunger Games and Sci-Fi Thrillers will... Read more

Cover image for State of the Union by William McKinley - Free eBook

Prophecy's Queen

An Epic Fantasy: Prequel to The Triadine Saga
Timothy Bond

"Readers compare him to David Eddings and Brandon... Read more

Cover image for State of the Union by William McKinley - Free eBook

The Eden Plague

Plague Wars Series Book 0
David VanDyke

Spend time inside a good book today! A Kindle Book... Read more

Cover image for State of the Union by William McKinley - Free eBook

The Piano Girl

Part One of the Counterfeit Princess Series
Sherri Schoenborn Murray

She plays from memory. Her memories.

T... Read more

Cover image for State of the Union by William McKinley - Free eBook

Hollywood Assassin

A Hollywood Alphabet Series Thriller
M.Z. Kelly

HOLLYWOOD ASSASSIN: A Hollywood Alphabet Series... Read more

Cover image for State of the Union by William McKinley - Free eBook

Aurora Sky: Vampire Hunter

Nikki Jefford

If there is one thing eighteen-year-old Aurora... Read more

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Help ManyBooks by sharing this page!

See it as donating a moment of your social media time, every little thing help us improve and stay online.

Popular in This Genre

The list of books below is based on the weekly downloads by our users regardless of eReader device or file format.

The Communist Manifesto
by Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels
Problems in American Democracy
by Thames Ross Williamson
A Poor Wise Man
by Mary Roberts Rinehart
Walden
by Henry David Thoreau
The Republic
by Plato
The Rights of Man
by Thomas Paine
On the Duty of Civil Disobedience
by Henry David Thoreau
Utopia
by Thomas More

See more popular titles from this genre.