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On empire, liberty, and reform : speeches and letters / Edmund Burke ; edited by David Bromwich.

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Subject: Great Britain > Colonies > Administration > Early works to 1800.
Indigenous peoples > Great Britain > Colonies > Early works to 1800.
Indigenous peoples > Great Britain > Colonies > History > 18th century > Sources.
Great Britain > Colonies > History > 18th century > Sources.
Genre: Electronic books.

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  • ISBN: 9780300194517
  • ISBN: 030019451X
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (viii, 526 pages)
  • Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2000.

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General Note: A collection of speeches.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Speech at his arrival at Bristol (1774) -- Speech at the conclustion of the poll (1774) -- To William Burgh (9 February 1775) -- Speech on conciliation with America (1775) -- Letter to the sheriffs of Bristol on the affairs of America (1777) -- Two letters to gentlemen in Bristol on the trade of Irland (1778) -- Some thoughts on the approaching executions (1780) -- Speech at Bristol guildhall previous to the election (1780) -- To the Earl of Hillsborough and Lord Viscount Stormont (3 October 1789) -- To Sir Thomas Rumbold (23 March 1781) -- Speech on reform on representation (1782) -- Speech on Fox's East India Bill (1783) -- To miss Mary Palmer (19 January 1786) -- Speech in opening the impeachment of Warren Hastings (1788) -- To Charles-Jean-Fran{240)cius Depont (November 1789) -- Letter to Richard Burke on protestant ascendancy in Ireland (1792).
Source of Description Note: Print version record.

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