An Epitome of Universal Geography, Or, A Description of the Various Countries of the Globe: With a View of Their Political Condition at the Present Time

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N. Hale, 1830 - Geography - 404 pages
 

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Page 87 - Louisiana, the people give their votes, and the legislature elects one of the two candidates who have the greatest number of votes. The Governors of the Territories are appointed by the President of the United States, with the consent of the Senate, for the term of three years.
Page 38 - It is situated between 41 18' and 42 N. latitude, and 71 8' and 71 52' W. longitude. It is bounded on the north and east by Massachusetts, on the south by the Atlantic Ocean, and on the west by...
Page 280 - Ocean, on the south by the Indian Ocean and on the west by the...
Page 105 - An east south central state bordered north by Tennessee, east by Alabama, south by the Gulf of Mexico and Louisiana, and west by the Mississippi River, separating it from Louisiana and Arkansas.
Page 31 - Constitution in a Congress, consisting of a Senate and House of Representatives. The Senate consists of two members from each State, chosen by the State Legislatures for six years.
Page 58 - Boundaries. New York is bounded North by Lake Ontario, the river St. Lawrence and Canada; East by Vermont, Massachusetts and Connecticut ; South by the Atlantic Ocean, New"' Jersey and Pennsylvania; West by Pennsylvania, Lake Erie and the Niagara river. Its extreme length from North to South is 310 miles; from East to West, including Long Island, 408 miles ; exclusive of that island 340 miles. It extends from 40 30...
Page v - States entitled an act for the encouragement of learning hy securing the copies of maps, charts and books to the author., and proprietors of such copies during the times therein mentioned, and also to an act entitled an act supplementary to an act, entitled an act for the encouragement of learning by securing the copies of maps, charts and books to the authors and proprietors of such copies during the times therein mentioned and extending the benefits thereof to the arts of designing, engraving and...
Page 86 - States; bordered on the north by Alabama and Georgia; east by the Atlantic Ocean; south by the Straits of Florida and Gulf of Mexico; and west by the Gulf of Mexico and Alabama.
Page 177 - The Parliament is a legislative body, consisting of two branches ; the House of Lords and the House of Commons. The House of Lords consists of peers of the realm and the archbishops and bishops.
Page 103 - States, is bounded on the north by Tennessee, east by Georgia, south by Florida and the Gulf of Mexico, and west by Mississippi. It is 330 miles in its extreme length from north to south, and 300 miles in its greatest breadth.

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