caution, or, Reflections on the present contest between France and Great-Britain.

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LC ClassificationsAC901 .M5 vol. 70, no. 5, DA520 .M5 vol. 70, no. 5
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Thinking that the reception of these letters was not powerful enough, he sought to amplify them with another short pamphlet he titled A Caution; or Reflections on the Present Contest Between France and Great Britain (Philadelphia, ).

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