Center for the American Idea

Ordering American Foreign Policy: The Pacificus-Helvidius Debates from 1793-1784
May 8-11, 2008

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The Pacificus-Helvidius Debates of 1793-1794.  "Washington's Neutrality Proclamation."  "Defense of the President's Neutrality Proclamation."  "Pacificus, Number 1-3."  "Numbers 4-7."  "Numbers 1-5."

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