Political Essays (Classic Reprint)

Political Essays (Classic Reprint)

by James Russell Lowell

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Political Essays (Classic Reprint) by James Russell Lowell

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There are two ways of evading the respon sibility of such inconsistency. The first is by an appeal to the Society's Constitution, and by claiming to interpret it strictly in accordance with the rules of law as applied to contracts, whether between individuals or states. The second is by denying that Slavery is opposed to the genius of Christianity, and that any moral wrongs are the necessary results of it. We will not be so unjust to the Society as to suppose that any of its members would rely on this latter plea, and shall therefore confine ourselves to a brief consideration of the other.

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ISBN-13: 9781330011713
Publisher: FB&C Ltd
Publication date: 09/15/2017
Pages: 418
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.85(d)

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