His violent prejudice against our West Indian and American settlers appeared whenever there was an opportunity. Towards the conclusion of his Taxation no Tyranny, he says, ' how is it that we hear the loudest yelps for liberty among the drivers of negroes... Boswell's Life of Johnson: Life - Σελίδα 201των James Boswell - 1887Πλήρης προβολή
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