NATO's Post-Cold War Politics: The Changing Provision of

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But, on the other hand, if the English statesman has a point of great or lesser consequence to settle with Scotland as a country, we find him and his friends at once seized with a jealous, tenacious, wrangling, overbearing humour, and that they not only insist upon conducting the whole matter according to their own will, but are by no means so accessible to the pleas of reason, justice, and humanity, as might be expected from persons in other cases so wise and liberal.

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Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan; 2014 edition (August 22, 2014)

ISBN: 1137330295

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