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PEACE. The tranquillity enjoyed by a political society, internally, by the good order which reigns among its members, and externally, by the good understanding it has with all other nations. Applied to the internal regulations of a nation, peace imports, in a technical sense, not merely a state of repose and security, as opposed to one of violence and warfare, but likewise a state of public order and decorum. Ham. N. P. 139; 12 Mod. 566. Vide, generally, Bac. Ab. Prerogative, D 4; Hale, Hist. P. C. 160; 3 Taunt. R. 14; 1 B. & A. 227; Peake, R. 89; 1 Esp. R. 294; Harr. Dig. Officer, V 4; 2 Benth. Ev. 319, note. Vide Good behaviour; Surety of the peace.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Boulding also exposes the "hidden side of history," the unfamiliar story which "rarely shows through in history books." These are the peace cultures, where people's "resistance to oppressive institutions and their persistent experiments with peaceable living arrangements remain a reminder to us that peace is possible and the two cultural themes of violence and peace interact over time" to affect the transformation of human societies.
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They come in off the sea peaceable masters and hold the sea in the sky as long as they can.
They were no doubt generally as egalitarian, peaceable, and loving toward one another as are present day apes--as was our own species until 12 millennia ago, when our mismanagement of agrarian surpluses set us on our present destructive course.
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Among these are A Sailor's Life (1956), The Inspector (1960), The Peaceable Kingdom: An American Saga (1972), The Lamb's War (1980), The Trail of the Serpent (1983), Star of Peace (1984), and The Centurion (1990).
This celestial exotic struck deep in the ground, Like a native it flourish'd and bore; The fame of its fruit, drew the nations around, To seek out its peaceable shore.
Pika and the Roses, a juvenile, and Peaceable Kingdom, a collection of poems, came out in 1959.
Local author Richard Reinhardt remembers it as "a peaceable island, crowned with towers and glittering with light, that seemed to float like a vision on a sea of gold." Dramatic color photographs and the vivid recollections of fair employees reaffirm this vision in a new book edited by Patricia Carpenter and Paul Totah, The San Francisco Fair (Scottwall Associates, San Francisco, 1989; $29.95).
of Balochistan and establishing status of peaceable Balochistan on international level.
Both the caretaker CMs strongly condemned the deadliest terrorist attacks in KPK and Balochistan and were of the opinion that the country's enemies were trying to hinder the holding of 2018 polls in peaceful environment, but security forces remain resolute, failing all such plans and ensuring peaceable election campaign throughout Pakistan.