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QUESTIONS OF CIVIL GOVERNMENT, NATIONAL POLICY,

AND CONSTITUTIONAL LAW.

BY

GEORGE TUCKER,

PROFESSOR OP MORAL PHILOSOPHY IN THE UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA.

- Itaqua nulla alia in civitate, nisi in qua populi potestas summa est, ullum
domicilium libertas habet : qua quidem certe nihil potest esse dulcius; et quæ si æqua
non est, ne libertas quidem est.-C.C. DE REPUBLICA.

IN TWO VOLUMES.

VOL. II.

UNIVERSITY

CALIFORNIA

LONDON:
CHARLES KNIGHT AND CO., LUDGATE-STREET.

MDCCCXXXVII,

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CHAPTER VII.

1804-1805.

France. Instructions.to.bim. A Squadron

y on the Appointment of Ministers. Sketch

o the Heads of Departments. He communi-

s of Congress through the Speakers. The

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he Federalists,

The President recommends a repeal of the Bankrupt Law. Bank of the

United States. Statistics of Louisiana. Amendment to the Con-
stitution. Naturalization Law. Judge Pickering impeached and
removed. Yazoo claims. Loss of the frigate Philadelphia. His
increasing popularity. Views of the Federal Party. Death of Mrs.
Eppes, Correspondence with Mrs. Adams. Mr. Jefferson vindicates
his course. Letter to Mazzei. Various speculations to which the
acquisition of Louisiana gave rise. Mr. Jefferson's view of the con-
sequences of a separation. Expedition against Tripoli. Presidential
Election. Meeting of Congress. President's Message. Gun Boats.
Impeachment of Judge Chase-his trial and acquittal,

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CHAPTER V.

CHAPTER VIII.

1801-1802.

1805-1806.

ministration Party. Recent Judiciary Law

its repeal. Internal Taxes. The Public

of both parties concerning it. The Presi-

Convention with England. Cession of

ively interest excited by it in the United

nstructions to Mr. Livingston Views of

of Louisiana. Callender's Libels. Piers

rance towards his opponents. The right of

terdicted by Spain. Meeting of Congress.

Socks. Resolution on the conduct of Spain.

rance--motives for the appointment, 116

The President's Inaugural Address. Discontent of Spain. Eaton's

success against Tripoli. Mr. Jefferson's account of the Climate of

America. Complaints of the Trade with St. Domingo. Schisms in

the Republican Party. Message to Congress. John Randolph.

Relations with Spain. Views of Parties. Appropriation for the

purchase of Florida. The course pursued by the Administration

assailed and defended. Interruptions to American Commerce by

Great Britain. Impressment. Non-intercourse and other plans of

retaliation. Non-importation Act, Trade with St. Domingo prohi-

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