. The following figures are taken from Cool Thoughts
, p. 59. This passage and all of the other material in this letter is taken from the
third section of Cool Thoughts
: “On the Value and Importance of the American Colonies and the West Indies to the
British Empire,” p. 57–70.
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2016.