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Uncle Sam's War of 1898 and the Origins of Globalization
Thomas David Schoonover
Limited preview - 2003
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Page 15 - Nothing can exceed the beauty of these waters and their safety. Not a shoal exists within the Straits of Juan de Fuca, Admiralty inlet, or Hood's canal, that can in any way interrupt their navigation by a 74-gun ship.
Page 10 - California towns, but yesterday planted by the recentest race of men, and lave the faded but still gorgeous skirts of Asiatic lands, older than Abraham ; while all between float milky-ways of coral isles and lowlying endless unknown Archipelagoes and Impenetrable Japans.
Page 10 - It rolls the midmost waters of the world, the Indian ocean and Atlantic being but its arms. The same waves wash the moles of the new-built California towns, but yesterday planted by the recentest race of men and lave the faded but still gorgeous skirts of Asiatic lands, older than Abraham; while all between float milkyways of coral isles, and low-lying, endless, unknown Archipelagoes, and impenetrable Japans.