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consequence
used in Abraham Lincoln and the Self-Made Myth

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Definition
a result of something (often an undesired side effect)
  • Consequently I go for admitting all whites to the right of suffrage who pay taxes or bear arms (by no means excluding females).
    Subsection 3 (24% in)
  • In a short time it loomed up as one of the Professor Kenneth Stampp concludes in his admirable review of the Sumter incident: "Although Lincoln accepfed the possibility of war, which, in retrospect at least, was the inevitable consequence of his strategy of defense .... the burden rested not on Lincoln alone, but on the universal standards of statesmanship and on the whole concept of "national interest'...... The fact remains that southern leaders shared with Lincoln the responsibility for a...
    Subsection 5 (65% in)

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