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

The perils of peace : America's struggle for survival after Yorktown, 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
Thomas Fleming
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the political and economic state of the new United States at the end of the Revolutionary War and how Washington was able to hold his depleated and weary army together until peace and independence arrived
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
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
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American Revolution (1775-1783)
  • Siege of Yorktown (Virginia : 1781)
  • Peace
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Politics and government
  • United States
  • Yorktown (Va.)
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • United States
  • Virginia
Label
The perils of peace : America's struggle for survival after Yorktown, Thomas Fleming
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-341) 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
  • Will it be peace--or civil war?
  • A runaway Congress vs. a berserk Parliament
  • George Washington's tears
  • 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
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Smithsonian books paperback ed.
Extent
xiii, 352 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780061139116
Lccn
2007017221
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)191930849
  • 1873410
  • (OCoLC)ocn191930849
Label
The perils of peace : America's struggle for survival after Yorktown, Thomas Fleming
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-341) 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
  • Will it be peace--or civil war?
  • A runaway Congress vs. a berserk Parliament
  • George Washington's tears
  • 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
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Smithsonian books paperback ed.
Extent
xiii, 352 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780061139116
Lccn
2007017221
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)191930849
  • 1873410
  • (OCoLC)ocn191930849

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