practically sovereign on this continent, and its fiat is law upon the subjects to which it confines its interposition.This principle was later supported by Theodore Roosevelt as a corollary of the Monroe Doctrine .
See biography by H. James (1923, repr. 1971) study by G. G. Eggert (1974).
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