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" And whereas to pursue schemes of conquest and extension of dominion in India are measures repugnant to the wish, the honour, and policy of this nation... "
The Gentleman's Magazine - Página 566
1823
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The Marquis of Dalhousie's Administration of British India ...: Annexation ...

Sir Edwin Arnold - 1865
...brought great calamities on India, and enormous expenses on the Company. In 1784, it passed a resolution that " to pursue schemes of conquest and extension of dominion in India is contrary to the wish, the honour, and policy of the British nation." Bat the sea of Indian affairs...
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Memoirs of Sir Philip Francis, K.C.B.: With Correspondence and ..., Volumen2

Joseph Parkes - 1867
...May, 1782, and recognised and adopted by the legislature in subsequent Acts of Parliament, namely, ' that to pursue schemes of conquest and extension of...wish, the honour, and the policy, of this nation.' His speech produced complimentary expressions on the part of the government, but his motion was defeated...
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The History of India, from the Earliest Period to the Close of ..., Volumen3

John Clark Marshman - 1867
...neutral, defensive, not interfering, pacific, according to the full spirit of that enactment declaring that ' to pursue schemes of conquest and extension...repugnant to the wish, the honour, and the policy of the nation. The impossibility of adhering to this beautiful theory was soon manifested, and subsequent...
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The New Cambridge Modern History: Volume 8, The American and French ...

Albert Goodwin, Elliot H. Goodwin - 1976 - 772 páginas
...policies were attempted. Its dividend had already been fixed by statute. Pitt's India Act warned it that 'to pursue Schemes of Conquest and Extension of Dominion in India' was 'repugnant to the Wish, the Honour, and Policy of this Nation', and prohibited aggressive policies.2...
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British Foreign Policy in an Age of Revolutions, 1783-1793

Jeremy Black - 1994 - 559 páginas
...expansion, there was also a reluctance to extend territorial control. The India Act of 1784 declared that 'schemes of conquest and extension of dominion in...are measures repugnant to the wish, the honour, and policy of this nation'. 133 Three years later, Carmarthen complained that in the Lords Thurlow had...
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British Sculpture and the Company Raj: Church Monuments and Public Statuary ...

Barbara S. Groseclose - 1995 - 152 páginas
...magistrate. In addition, the Company militia was "Europeanized."3 Although the India Act had announced that "to pursue schemes of conquest and extension...wish, the honour, and the policy of this nation," Cornwallis performed with equal vigor militarily.4 He resumed war in Mysore against Tipu Sultan with...
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Classical Economics: 1810-1812

Donald Rutherford - 1996 - 1986 páginas
...mother-country, and in many instances in direct violation of an act of the legislature which declares that 'to pursue schemes of conquest and extension...are measures repugnant to the wish, the honour, and policy of this nation.' The system, therefore, however anomalous it may appear, has within itself something...
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The English Literatures of America, 1500-1800

WARNER - 1997 - 1118 páginas
...India, the British House of Commons resolved that "to pursue schemes of conquest and extent of dominion, c y - \ 9 ď Y)? k 0 Y J C k Yet colonialism was well under way. For most of the texts in this anthology, the contexts of empire...
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War and the World: Military Power and the Fate of Continents, 1450-2000

Jeremy Black - 2000 - 334 páginas
...Ocean' (VIL 71). Nevertheless, the India Act passed by the British Parliament in 1784 declared that 'schemes of conquest and extension of dominion in...are measures repugnant to the wish, the honour, and policy of this nation'.61 The European powers were more concerned with fighting each other, both in...
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Why Wars Happen

Jeremy Black - 1998 - 271 páginas
...most marked in the case of Britain, the leading imperial power. The India Act of 1 784 declared that 'schemes of conquest and extension of dominion in...are measures repugnant to the wish, the honour, and policy of this nation'. Even so, in the ten years prior to Britain's entry into the French Revolutionary...
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