History of England, From the Peace of Utrecht, Vol. 5
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Excerpt from History of England, From the Peace of Utrecht, Vol. 5: 1763-1774<br><br>Tm: first ten years of the reign of George the C H A P. Third are marked by frequent change of ministers, XLI and intricate evolution of parties. To thread the 1763 maze which these afford is not always a pleasant, nor always a profitable, task. The want both of great men and of great objects is too often pain fully apparent. Chatham, but Chatham only at this time, like some lofty pine tree in the forest, soars high above the under-growth of Rocking hams and Hillsboroughs, While the creeping para site plants - the Rigbys' and the Dodingtons trail along the ground. A knowledge of the party changes during these ten years is indeed essential to the study of English politics. But before we again embark upon them it may be instructive to reﬂect how far less important they were to the well-being of the von. V. S1763.<br><br>About the Publisher<br><br>Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com<br><br>This 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.