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John Adams: A Defense of the Constitutions of the United States, Letter 9

John Adams: A Defense of the Constitutions of the United States, Letter 9

Liberty Letters, John Adams, 1786 Democratical Republics: CANTON OF URL My dear Sir, THE canton of Uri, the place of the birth and residence of William Tell, shook off the yoke of Austria in 1308, and, with Switz and Underwald, laid the foundation of the perpetual alliance of the cantons, in 1315. The canton consists only of villages and [...]