A sketch of the means and benefits of prosecuting this war against Britain

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John L. Wilson, at the Charleston gazette office , Charleston, S.C
United States -- Politics and government -- 1812-
Statementby Benjamin Elliott.
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 31402.
The Physical Object
Pagination51 p.
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Open LibraryOL17709679M

Sketch of the means and benefits of prosecuting this war against Britain. Charleston, S.C. Published by John L. Wilson, at the Charleston Gazette Office, (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin Elliott.

Get this from a library. A sketch of the means and benefits of prosecuting this war against Britain. [Benjamin Elliott]. The Americans had a number of significant advantages that helped them win the war against Britain in the Revolutionary War. The colonies were significantly distant from England, which made communication, transportation and resupply exceedingly difficult for the British military.

The British did not fully utilize Loyalist support during the war, especially in the northern campaigns.

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With the rise of the Crown Prince, Britain has apparently decided that the possible benefits of his continued rule, including internal reform, are worth the price of his belligerence abroad.We have a considerable debt in proportion to the resources which the state of things permits the government to command.

Measures have been recently entered upon for the restoration of credit, which a war could hardly fail to disconcert, and which if disturbed would be fatal to the means of prosecuting it.

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