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Retrospect, or, Sentimental review

Retrospect, or, Sentimental review

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Published by Printed by J. Whiteloch in Portsmouth [N.H.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Election (Theology),
  • Salvation,
  • Theology, Doctrinal

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Richard R. Smith
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 11384
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination24 p
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15053951M

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OCLC Number: Reproduction Notes: Microfiche. [New Canaan, CT: Readex Microprint, ]. 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. Second series ; no. Get this from a library. Retrospect, or, Sentimental review.

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The cover of a book can complement its contents. But it can also mislead: such. It includes “A Few Don’ts” which was originally published in Poetry in as “A Few Don’ts by an Imagiste” and “Prolegomena,” which first appeared in the Poetry Review in In “A Retrospect” Pound presents his beliefs about what makes good poetry.

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McNamara believed that the fight against communism in Asia was worth the sacrifice of American lives, and yet he eventually came to believe that the war was, in fact, unwinnable. Outnumbered by those who wanted to continue fighting, he left the Johnson administration and his /5(5).

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