Tennesseans to Their Country's Defense, And, the Deliverance of Cuba, Our Duty and Our Glory : Speeches of Hon. Henry R. Gibson, of Tennessee, in the House of Representatives, March 8 and April 27, 1898 (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from Tennesseans to Their Country's Defense, And, the Deliverance of Cuba, Our Duty and Our Glory: Speeches of Hon. Henry R. Gibson, of Tennessee, in the House of Representatives, March 8 and April 27, 1898 Mr. Chairman: I rise to discuss not only the question of revenue to carry on the war with Spain, but also the causes that brought on this war. Almost touching the shores of the United States is the Island of Cuba, the most beautiful island and the most fertile in all this West ern Hemisphere, containing when the present insurrection began about people and about square miles, just about the population and area of my State of Tennessee. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
- Paperback | 22 pages
- 152 x 229 x 1mm | 45g
- 23 Nov 2017
- Forgotten Books
- 3 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white