The Debates and Proceedings in the Congress of the United States, 1852 (Classic Reprint)
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Excerpt from The Debates and Proceedings in the Congress of the United States, 1852
Turning, then. To ship-building and its cluster of attendant trades and arts, he feared that it would fall into neglect. That employment which gives, perhaps, the grandest idea of the skill of man, would be discontinued, and the inhabitants of our seaports be forced back to the country to kee them from starving.
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