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

Label
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
by Thomas Fleming
Creator
Subject
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
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fleming, Thomas J
Dewey number
973.3
Index
index present
LC call number
E249
LC item number
.F55 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yorktown (Va.)
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Great Britain
Label
The perils of peace : America's struggle for survival after Yorktown, by Thomas Fleming
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0717/2007017221.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Smithsonian Books ed.
Extent
xv, 352 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780061139109
Lccn
2007017221
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • BK0007149233
  • 1105460
Label
The perils of peace : America's struggle for survival after Yorktown, by Thomas Fleming
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0717/2007017221.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Smithsonian Books ed.
Extent
xv, 352 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780061139109
Lccn
2007017221
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • BK0007149233
  • 1105460

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