Pitt fails to carry the Cabinet in continuing the war

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Historical Context Note

William Pitt tries to persuade the Cabinet to continue the war against France and its allies, but his fellow ministers fail to agree.
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Editors. "Pitt fails to carry the Cabinet in continuing the war". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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