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When "The Jolly Ploughboy" (Laws M24; Roud 186) is pressed, his lover dresses as a sailor and goes to secure his release; in some versions of "The Banks of Dundee" (Laws M25; Roud 148), the hero is killed in a struggle with the press gang sent by the heroine's uncle (see for example Broadwood 1893: 117), while in others he survives to return at the ballad's close (see for example Creighton and Senior 1950: 129); in "The American Woods" (Laws M36; Roud 1809), in which both sets of parents have a hand in the hero's impressment, the hero subsequently dies in battle.
British relations became more troubled as Britain stepped up impressments of U.
Henry Clay did everything he could to compound the furor against impressment with the alleged Indian-British conspiracy on the northern border.
119) Within the ratification debates, federal impressment of state officers to collect federal tax was considered to be the lesser intrusion upon the states.
His account of the enormous loss of life of British servicemen, a loss treated with indifference by the patrician establishment, and of the tacit agreement that the impressment of plebeian men helped clear away unwanted portions of the population shows that a quiet kind of mass murder of men in a particular social category was underway for generations (69-83).
The Civil War effectively shut down most Richmond businesses, and the Confederacy's impressment of black labor brought an end to its pseudocapitalist labor practices.
In the 1850s North there existed vestigial enslavement with Blacks of all histories trapped in an amber cast of substandard housing, subsistence wages, and suspicion of imminent impressment into lifetime bondage.
Cashier booth impressment helps keep Matteo one step ahead of the geniuses.
Disputes arose with Great Britain over trade, the interpretation of fishery rights, and the impressment of American fishermen and seamen into the Royal Navy.
They relented, for instance, on the principle of impressment of Americans at sea.
Laurent Dubois, A Colony of Citizens: Revolution & Slave Emancipation in the French Caribbean, 1787-1804 (Chapel Hill 2004); Emma Christopher, Slave Ship Sailors and Their Captive Cargoes, 1730-1807 (Cambridge 2006); Christopher Leslie Brown, Moral Capital: Foundations of British Abolitionism (Chapel Hill 2006); Niklas Frykman "The Mutiny on the Hermione: Warfare, Revolution, and Treason in the Royal Navy," Journal of Social History, 44 (Fall 2010), 159-187; Denver Brunsman, The Evil Necessity: British Naval Impressment in the Eighteenth-Century Atlantic World (Charlottesville, Virginia 2013); John Donoghue, "Fire Under the Ashes".
In time of war, the Royal Navy needed about 60,000 men to man its ships and, yes, impressment was used to fill out its manpower needs.