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HISTORY OF THE UNITED
NETHERLANDS : from the Death of William the Silent to the Synod of Dort.
With a full View of the English-Dutch Struggle against Spain, and of the Origin
and Destruction of the Spanish Armada. By JOHN LOTHROP MOTLEY, LL.D., D.C.L.,
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PPRIMARY OBJECT LESSONS
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"A STRANGE STORY,"
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"BULL'S RUN." ;
JOHN BULL. "Ah!
Brother Jonathan, this War's all very well; but where am I going to get my
Cotton ? Look at
John, it ain't half so bad as the BULL'S
RUN of '76,
you must confess. You shall have Cotton enough, if you're civil; but if you cut
any Pranks, we'll give you another touch of the Cotton Bales, as we did at
NEW ORLEANS :
you remember John ?"