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The Resource Empire of liberty : a history of the early Republic, 1789-1815, Gordon S. Wood

Empire of liberty : a history of the early Republic, 1789-1815, Gordon S. Wood

Label
Empire of liberty : a history of the early Republic, 1789-1815
Title
Empire of liberty
Title remainder
a history of the early Republic, 1789-1815
Statement of responsibility
Gordon S. Wood
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Integrating all aspects of life, from politics and law to the economy and culture, "Empire of Liberty" offers a marvelous account of this pivotal era when America took its first unsteady steps as a new and rapidly expanding nation
Award
  • American History Book Prize, 2009.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2009
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337361
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E164
LC item number
.W63 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
The Oxford history of the United States
Target audience
adult
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a history of the early Republic, 1789-1815
Label
Empire of liberty : a history of the early Republic, 1789-1815, Gordon S. Wood
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : Rip Van Winkle's America -- Experiment in republicanism -- A monarchical republic -- The Federalist program -- The emergence of the Jeffersonian Republican party -- The French Revolution in America -- John Adams and the few and the many -- The crisis of 1798-1799 -- The Jeffersonian revolution of 1800 -- Republican society -- The Jeffersonian West -- Law and an independent judiciary -- Chief Justice John Marshall and the origins of judicial review -- Republican reforms -- Between slavery and freedom -- The rising glory of America -- Republican religion -- Republican diplomacy -- The war of 1812 -- A world within themselves
Control code
5088544
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xix, 778 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780195039146
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009010762
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn316027972
  • (OCoLC)316027972
Label
Empire of liberty : a history of the early Republic, 1789-1815, Gordon S. Wood
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : Rip Van Winkle's America -- Experiment in republicanism -- A monarchical republic -- The Federalist program -- The emergence of the Jeffersonian Republican party -- The French Revolution in America -- John Adams and the few and the many -- The crisis of 1798-1799 -- The Jeffersonian revolution of 1800 -- Republican society -- The Jeffersonian West -- Law and an independent judiciary -- Chief Justice John Marshall and the origins of judicial review -- Republican reforms -- Between slavery and freedom -- The rising glory of America -- Republican religion -- Republican diplomacy -- The war of 1812 -- A world within themselves
Control code
5088544
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xix, 778 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780195039146
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009010762
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn316027972
  • (OCoLC)316027972

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