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"The militia, who are in fact the effective part of the people at large, will render many troops quite unnecessary. They will form a powerful check upon the regular troops, and will generally be sufficient to over-awe them"


Tench Coxe (more quotes by Tench Coxe or books by/about Tench Coxe)

(1755-1824) American political economist


An American Citizen IV, October 21, 1787


Militia, America


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