Comentarios de la gente - Escribir un comentario
No encontramos ningún comentario en los lugares habituales.
Otras ediciones - Ver todas
A History of the American Revolution; Comprehending All the ..., Volumen1
Vista completa - 1822
action advance American appeared appointed arms army arrived attack attempt battle body British brought Burgoyne camp Captain cause chief command compelled complete conduct Congress considerable continued Cornwallis corps Count court crossed detachment determined directed effect enemy enemy's entered expected expedition fire fleet force fort French gained garrison Gates give given Greene hands head Henry Clinton hope hundred immediately independence Island joined killed land leave letter Lieutenant Colonel light Lord loss Major mean ment miles militia morning moved movements necessary night North object officers orders party passed persons Point position possession present prisoners pursued quarters rear received regiment remained respect retired retreat river sent ships side Sir Henry situation soon South success suffered taken thing tion took town treaty troops United Washington whole wounded York
Página 145 - ... or military operations, as in their judgment require secrecy; and the yeas and nays of the delegates of each state on any question shall be entered on the journal, when it is desired by any delegate; and the delegates of a state, or any of them, at his or their request, shall be furnished with a transcript of the said journal, except such parts as are above excepted, to lay before the legislatures of the several states.
Página 137 - Congress by less than two nor by more than seven members ; and no person shall be capable of being a delegate for more than three years in any term of six years; nor shall any person, being a delegate, be capable of holding any office under the United States, for which he, or another for his benefit, receives any salary, fees, or emolument of any kind.
Página 144 - ... nor ascertain the sums and expenses necessary for the defence and welfare of the United States or any of them, nor emit bills, nor borrow money on the credit of the United States...
Página 144 - ... men, or should raise a smaller number than its quota, and that any other state should raise a greater number of men than the quota thereof, such extra number shall be raised, officered...
Página 137 - Freedom of speech and debate in Congress shall not be impeached or questioned in any court, or place out of Congress...
Página 136 - State, and shall enjoy therein all the privileges of trade and commerce, subject to the same duties, impositions and restrictions as the inhabitants thereof respectively ; provided that such restrictions shall not extend so far as to prevent the removal of property imported into any State to any other State of which the owner is an inhabitant ; provided also, that no imposition, duties, or restriction shall be laid by any State on the property of the United States or either of them.
Página 143 - ... office — appointing all officers of the land forces, in the service of the United States, excepting regimental officers — appointing all the officers of the naval forces, and commissioning all officers whatever in the service of the United States — making rules for the government and regulation of the said land and naval forces, and directing their operations. THE United States in Congress assembled shall have authority to appoint a committee, to sit in the recess of Congress, to be denominated...
Página 143 - States ; regulating the trade and managing all affairs with the Indians not members of any of the States — provided that the legislative right of any State within its own limits be not infringed or violated...
Página 137 - Full faith and credit shall be given in each of these States to the records, acts, and judicial proceedings, of the courts and magistrates of every other State.