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The peacemakers : the great powers and American independence, by Richard B. Morris

Label
The peacemakers : the great powers and American independence
Title
The peacemakers
Title remainder
the great powers and American independence
Statement of responsibility
by Richard B. Morris
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A story of espionage, intrigue, chicanery, and cynical self-interest, a diplomatic history
Action
commitment to retain
Awards note
Bancroft Prize, 1966.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1904-1989
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morris, Richard B.
Dewey number
973.3/17
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
E249
LC item number
.M68
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Europe
Label
The peacemakers : the great powers and American independence, by Richard B. Morris
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
Three voyagers in search of peace -- Armada against England -- Priest and playwright at the Pardo -- Eight days in June (June 2-9, 1780) -- Jacques Necker's private peace feelers -- The lion, the fox, and the ass -- On the trail of the appeasers -- The Gordian knot -- The plot to partition America -- Mynheer Adams puts a spoke in the wheel -- Jacob's bargain -- The ball at Dr. Franklin's foot -- The long clay pipe of Mr. Jay -- Milord Shelburne plays the host -- Setting metes and bounds -- The Conde settles an old score -- The fox and the grapes -- Blessed are the peacemakers -- Text of the Definitive Treaty of Peace
Control code
ocm00615777
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 572 pages
Lccn
65020435
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)00615777
Label
The peacemakers : the great powers and American independence, by Richard B. Morris
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
Three voyagers in search of peace -- Armada against England -- Priest and playwright at the Pardo -- Eight days in June (June 2-9, 1780) -- Jacques Necker's private peace feelers -- The lion, the fox, and the ass -- On the trail of the appeasers -- The Gordian knot -- The plot to partition America -- Mynheer Adams puts a spoke in the wheel -- Jacob's bargain -- The ball at Dr. Franklin's foot -- The long clay pipe of Mr. Jay -- Milord Shelburne plays the host -- Setting metes and bounds -- The Conde settles an old score -- The fox and the grapes -- Blessed are the peacemakers -- Text of the Definitive Treaty of Peace
Control code
ocm00615777
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 572 pages
Lccn
65020435
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)00615777

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