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Tripoli: First War with the United States - Page 147
by James Leander Cathcart - 1901 - 355 pages
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State Papers and Publick Documents of the United States from the Accession ...

United States - 1814
...Whatever information your exeelleney has reeeived relative to the value of the presents or stores whieh have been given to Tunis, it has been amazingly exaggerated....never made any but what were stipulated by treaty, nor ean we ever make voluntary presents, it being ineompatible with our form of government, the funds...
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State papers and publick documents of the United States, from the accession ...

United States. President, United States. Dept. of State - United States - 1819
...bashaw's harangue I perceived that his aim was to intimidate me to say something that might hereafter be interpreted into a promise of a present, the value...never made any but what were stipulated by treaty, nor can we ever make voluntary presents, it being incompatible with our form of government, the funds...
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American History Told by Contemporaries ...

Albert Bushnell Hart, John Gould Curtis - United States - 1901
...Tunisians." ... I ... answered him as follows : — " Whatever information your excellency has*eceived relative to the value of the presents or stores which...never made any but what were stipulated by treaty . . . Had your excellency preferred the stores to cash, and waited with patience until they were forwarded,...
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The Magazine of History: With Notes and Queries. Extra numbers

1911
...Bashaw's harangue, I perceived that his aim was to intimidate me, to say something that might hereafter be interpreted into a promise of a present, the value...never made any but what were stipulated by treaty, nor can we ever make voluntary presents, it being incompatible with our form of government, the funds...
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American History Told by Contemporaries ...

Albert Bushnell Hart, John Gould Curtis - United States - 1901
...the Bashaw of Tunis, and I can hurt the commerce of any nation as much as the Tunisians." ... I ... answered him as follows : — " Whatever information...never made any but what were stipulated by treaty . . . Had your excellency preferred the stores to cash, and waited with patience until they were forwarded,...
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