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  1. The permanent pacification of the Southern section of the Union and the complete protection of all its citizens in the free enjoyment of all their rights is a duty to which the Republican party stands sacredly pledged. – The Negro and the elective franchise. A Series Of Papers And A Sermon (The American Negro Academy. Occasional Papers, No. 11.) by Archibald H. Grimké, Charles C. Cook, John Hope, John L. Love, Kelly Miller, and Rev. Frank J. Grimké
  2. As a statesman he had failed to accomplish that union of the Netherlands, north and south, which at one triumphant moment had seemed to be well- nigh realised by the Pacification of Ghent. – History of Holland by George Edmundson
  3. For some time past he had fully understood his royal mission, his power, his resources, and the obstacles which his mother opposed to the pacification of the kingdom; but alas! – Catherine de' Medici by Honore de Balzac
  4. I see in these propositions anything but true measures of pacification. – Reminiscences of Sixty Years in Public Affairs, Vol. 1 by George Boutwell
  5. By virtue of the pacification putting an end to the late religious wars, Kassa fell within the jurisdiction of George Rakoczy, Prince of Transylvania, whose Suzerain was the Turkish Sultan. – Pretty Michal by Mór Jókai
  6. That you cannot do, replied the Prince, for you have broken the Pacification all to pieces. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  7. Pacification had been the fruit borne by the tree, and it should not have been recklessly hewed down and cast into the fire. – The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Vol. 1 (of 2) by Jefferson Davis
  8. During this respite, Argistis hastened to complete the pacification of Bustus, Parsua, and the small portion of Man which had not been reduced to subjection by Menuas. – History Of Egypt, Chaldæa, Syria, Babylonia, and Assyria, Volume 7 (of 12) by G. Maspero
  9. Some time after the pacification of La Vendee a rebellious disposition manifested itself at Tours amongst the soldiers of a regiment stationed there. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  10. He said to Mr Jay, that the King had directed him to convey his thanks to Congress for those marks of their friendly disposition, and gave the strongest assurances, that his Majesty would never consent to a pacification, which did not include the interests of America, declaring at the same time, that the negotiations for peace were more remote than ever, although, as he observed, the King had been offered all he could desire from England, in order to induce him to a separate peace. – The Diplomatic Correspondence of the American Revolution, Vol. IX by Various
  11. I can not in this connection refrain from mentioning the valuable services of Colonel Thomas L. Kane, who, from motives of pure benevolence and without any official character or pecuniary compensation, visited Utah during the last inclement winter for the purpose of contributing to the pacification of the Territory. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  12. Though not the nominal Premier, he was the real head of its ministry during the war with this country, and in the times which preceded and followed the overthrow of Bonaparte, and bore a leading share in the subsequent despotic transactions which assumed the soft name of " the pacification of Europe." – Sketches of Reforms and Reformers, of Great Britain and Ireland by Henry B. Stanton
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