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The perils of peace : America's struggle for survival after Yorktown, Thomas Fleming

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The perils of peace : America's struggle for survival after Yorktown
Title
The perils of peace
Title remainder
America's struggle for survival after Yorktown
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Fleming
Title variation
perils of peace
Title variation remainder
Americas struggle for survival after Yorktown
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An evaluation of the post-Revolution period offers insight into the instability that threatened the former colonies, citing such factors as the British army's occupation of New York City, the fledgling nation's bankruptcy, and stalled peace efforts
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212178
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DLC
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Fleming, Thomas J
Dewey number
973.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E249
LC item number
.F55 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • United States
  • Yorktown (Va.)
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
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America's struggle for survival after Yorktown
Label
The perils of peace : America's struggle for survival after Yorktown, Thomas Fleming
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0717/2007017221.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [325]-341) and index
Contents
A potentially ruinous victory -- Diplomats in distress -- An empire on the brink -- The art of making something out of nothing -- Uncrowning a king -- Men talk peace but there is no peace -- Loose cannons front and center -- A peace that surpasses understanding -- Will it be peace--or civil war? -- A runaway Congress vs. a berserk Parliament -- George Washington's tears
Control code
ocn128236266
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Smithsonian Books ed.
Extent
xv, 352 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780061139109
Lccn
2007017221
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)128236266
Label
The perils of peace : America's struggle for survival after Yorktown, Thomas Fleming
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0717/2007017221.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [325]-341) and index
Contents
A potentially ruinous victory -- Diplomats in distress -- An empire on the brink -- The art of making something out of nothing -- Uncrowning a king -- Men talk peace but there is no peace -- Loose cannons front and center -- A peace that surpasses understanding -- Will it be peace--or civil war? -- A runaway Congress vs. a berserk Parliament -- George Washington's tears
Control code
ocn128236266
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Smithsonian Books ed.
Extent
xv, 352 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780061139109
Lccn
2007017221
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)128236266

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