Cuba May Become Independent; A Political Pamphlet Bearing Upon Current Events by José Ferrer De Couto

Cuba May Become Independent; A Political Pamphlet Bearing Upon Current Events

byJosé Ferrer De Couto

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1872 Excerpt: ... XVII. Another manifestation of intellectual life.--Harmony between the physical and moral forces in human nature.--Diversity of character and tendencies as applied to the investigation of social truths.--Political errors and personal fanaticism.--Their influence upon the pending Cuban question.--Fictitious complaints.--A question of political right.--Absolute equality between Peninsulars and Islanders in the Spanish Antilles.--The same in Spain.--Well-known injustice of the complaints.--Confined as those complaints are to a minority they fail in bearing a collective stamp.--'J ho boasts indulged in, in this respect, form a strange contrast with Spain's real proceedings.--Reforms made in the Island during the past twenty years.--Convocation of a consultative junta by the government at Madrid.--Unmistakable influence of the step on pnblio order in Cub and Porto Rico.--Discretion of the national government in duly weighing the opinion of the majority of the junta.--Preliminary incidents and their natural consequence.--Public opinion.--The restless spirits.--Ultimed commencement of the revolution, considering tbat reforms were contemplated without it between the home government and the Cuban reformers--Pacts and promises--The fallacy of some--Apprehensions and consequent abstention of others.--ComDlete change of views operated in mast of them.--The logic of the reaction.--Contrary arguments.--An answer reserved for the following article. There are other manifestations of the human mind hesides the fundamental one of public education; and one in particular has impetuously invaded the character of modern politics, with many and varied modifications, almost as many as there are individual tendencies reflected by the manifold traits which the physical organism of ...

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Title:Cuba May Become Independent; A Political Pamphlet Bearing Upon Current EventsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:44 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.09 inPublished:February 13, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217816282

ISBN - 13:9780217816281

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