TITLE

Macon's bill, No. 2

PUB. DATE
August 2017
SOURCE
Macon's Bill, No. 2;8/1/2017, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Primary Source Document
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the text of Macon's Bill Number 2, a law enacted by the US Congress on May 1, 1810, which forbids the entrance of British or French warships into American waters. The law as a response to the two European nations' violations of neutrality of United States maritime commerce.
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21212796

 

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