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Joel Barlow : American citizen in a revolutionary world

Auteur: Richard Buel
Uitgever: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2011.
Editie/Formaat:   Print book : Biografie : EngelsAlle edities en materiaalsoorten bekijken.
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"Poet, republican, diplomat, and entrepreneur, Joel Barlow filled many roles and registered impressive accomplishments. In the first biography of this fascinating figure in decades, Richard Buel Jr. recounts the life of a man more intimately connected to the Age of Revolution than perhaps any other American. Barlow was a citizen of the revolutionary world, and his adventures throughout the United States and Europe  Meer lezen...
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Genre/Vorm: Biography
Genoemd persoon: Joel Barlow; Joel Barlow
Genre: Biografie
Soort document: Boek
Alle auteurs / medewerkers: Richard Buel
ISBN: 9780801897696 0801897696
OCLC-nummer: 611038085
Beschrijving: 433 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Inhoud: Introduction --
Beginnings --
Ambitious goals --
Uncharted waters --
Dead ends --
Literary recognition --
Land fever --
Disgrace --
Revolutionary adventurer --
The terror --
Commercial interlude --
Mission to Algiers --
Franco-American crisis --
Republican prophet --
Responding to France's apostasy --
Mixed reception --
Washignton insider --
Europe redux --
Finale.
Verantwoordelijkheid: Richard Buel Jr.
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Buel's Joel Barlow is the first biography in two generations, and the best. No earlier biographer has given nearly as detailed and rich a portrait of Barlow's perhaps singularly expansive role in the Meer lezen...

 
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