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John Adams: A Defense of the Constitutions of the United States of America, Letter 11

John Adams: A Defense of the Constitutions of the United States of America, Letter 11

Liberty Letters, John Adams, 1786 Aristocratical Republics: SWISS CANTON OF BERNE My dear Sir, IT is scarcely possible to believe that Mr. Turgot, by collecting all authority into one center, could have intended an aristocratical assembly. He must have meant, however, a simple form of government of some kind or other; and there are but [...]