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Empire and Nation

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Language: English

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March 1, 1790 - A Census Act is passed by Congress. S. should build a stronger navy and conquer land. Harding's administration, marred by the Teapot Dome scandal, gave way on his death to the presidency of Calvin Coolidge, and the nation embarked on a spectacular industrial and financial boom. Other schools served the needs of the poor or orphans. For the rights it obtained, the United States was to pay the sum of US$10 million and an annuity, beginning 9 years after ratification, of US$250,000 in gold coin.

Pages: 190

Publisher: Liberty Fund; 2nd ed. edition (January 1, 1999)

ISBN: 0865972028

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