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That taxes may be the ostensible cause is true, but that they are the true cause is as far remote from truth as light from darkness.

 
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Henry Knox
Henry Knox
  • Born: July 25, 1750
  • Died: October 25, 1806
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Soldier

Henry Knox was a military officer of the Continental Army and later the United States Army, who also served as the first United States Secretary of War from 1789 to 1794.

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