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Adams, John (1735-1826, designated as JA in The Adams Papers):

Opinions and Beliefs

Great Britain

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prospects for Anglo-Amer. peace10

Fox's policies7

significance of Cornwallis' surrender6

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political divisions in4

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situation of4

as threat to U.S.3

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Fox's proposals to settle Anglo-Dutch War3

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George III's speech at opening of Parliament3

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political and military situation of3

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public opinion of3

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relations between Netherlands and3

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diplomacy of2

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Irish independence and2

prospect of alliance between Austria and2

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resolution of Anglo-Dutch war2

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stocks2

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attitudes in toward U.S. independence1

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common sense in1

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157

dangers of Americans going to1

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409

debt of, versus that of U.S.1

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159

effect of U.S. victories on1

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evacuation of New York and Charleston1

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“Forlorn” condition of1

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283

George III's “mulish Stubbornness”1

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216

loyalist influence in1

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403

morale of1

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159

motives of, in printing captured letter1

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162

“Never was an Empire ruined in so short a time”1

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391

outcome of war with U.S.: “If the Lion is killed Young Hercules will have the Skin”1

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159

Portugal as “an English Colony”1

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161

press' influence in1

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232

public opinion in, “It is no great matter whether what is Said is well Said or not, provided the Nation is made to talk and think of what is right”1

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409

refusal to repeal tax on tea1

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relations with France and Spain1

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149

retention of N. Amer. territory means “she will be forever at War with the United States . . . and at last can no more hold it, then her Navy can rule the Moon”1

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77

Rockingham ministry1

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149

self-destructive policies of1

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284

“Thus it is that an Empire has, in a Frenzy, committed Suicide”1

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149

unenthusiastic about resolution against war1

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305

“vainest People upon Earth”1

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241

“will not cease to be the Tyrant of the Ocean until She ceases to be the Tyrant of America”1

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