William Pitt sets up a sinking fund

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Historical Context Note

This was deployed by the British government to reduce national debt.

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Editors. "William Pitt sets up a sinking fund". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=4217, accessed 24 July 2014.]