- 706 pages
- Papers Relating to the Foreign Relations of the United States
- U.S. Department of State
- 09 June 2018 U.S. Department of State
Excerpt From Papers Relating To The Foreign Relations Of The United States Transmitted To Congress, With The Annual Message Of The President, December 3, 1877 Preceded By A List Of Papers And Followed By An Index Of Persons And SubjectsAmong The Other Subjects Of Great And General Importance To The People Of This Country, I Cannot Be Mistaken, I Think, In Regarding As Pre Eminent The Policy And Measures Which Are Designed To Secure The Restoration Of The Currency To That Normal And Healthful Condition In Which, By The Resumption Of Specie Payments, Our Internal Trade And Foreign Commerce May Be Brought Into Harmony With The System Of Exchanges Which Is Based Upon The Precious Metals As The Intrinsic Money Of The World In The Public Judgment That This End Should Be Sought And Compassed As Speedily And Securely As The Resources Of The People And The Wisdom Of Their Government Can Accomplish, There Is A Much Greater Degree Of Unanimity Than Is Found To Concur In The Specific Measures Which Will Bring The Country To This Desired End Or The Rapid Ity Of The Steps By Which It Can Be Safely Reached.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.