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

Fleming, Thomas J. (Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Peabody Public Library - Columbia City NON-FICTION 973.3 FLEMING (Text) 30403002165140 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Schricker Main Library 973.3 FLE (Text) 30032010418827 ADULT NON-FICTION Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780061139109
  • ISBN: 0061139106
  • Physical Description: xv, 352 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 1st Smithsonian Books ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Smithsonian Books/Collins, 2007.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: 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.
Subject: United States > History > Revolution, 1775-1783 > Peace.
Yorktown (Va.) > History > Siege, 1781.
United States > Politics and government > 1775-1783.
United States > Foreign relations > 1775-1783.
United States > Foreign relations > Great Britain.
Great Britain > Foreign relations > United States.

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