The claims for French spoliations were never absent from mind.
There is yet other evidence of the character and amount of the spoliations.
Among Edward's spoliations were two notable national possessions.
The spoliations and injuries done to the American vessels had wound up American resentment to the highest pitch.
They add, indeed, that it is necessary to obtain at the same time a compensation for the spoliations upon our trade.
International relations were repeatedly threatened by the long-standing controversy over the indemnity for French spoliations.
By this miserable quibble, he pretended to give a show of legality to his spoliations.
The spoliations, however, led to many serious riots and insurrections, especially in Lincolnshire.
Those abandoned in 1800 were on account of spoliations, and in the nature of torts.
But at Wells these spoliations had an important effect on the constitution of the church.