skip to content
The peacemakers : the great powers and American independence Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The peacemakers : the great powers and American independence

Author: Richard B Morris
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, ©1965.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
A story of espionage, intrigue, chicanery, and cynical self-interest, a diplomatic history.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Morris, Richard B. (Richard Brandon), 1904-1989.
Peacemakers.
New York : Harper & Row, c1965
(OCoLC)562733090
Online version:
Morris, Richard B. (Richard Brandon), 1904-1989.
Peacemakers.
New York : Harper & Row, c1965
(OCoLC)608158667
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard B Morris
OCLC Number: 615777
Awards: Bancroft Prize, 1966.
Description: xviii, 572 p. : ill., facsims., maps, ports. ; 25 cm.
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.
Responsibility: by Richard B. Morris.

Abstract:

A story of espionage, intrigue, chicanery, and cynical self-interest, a diplomatic history.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/615777>
library:oclcnum"615777"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/615777>
rdf:typeschema:Book
rdfs:seeAlso
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Vredesonderhandelingen."
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
rdf:typeschema:Organization
schema:name"Great Britain. 1783 September 3."
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:author
schema:awards"Bancroft Prize, 1966."
schema:bookEdition"1st ed."
schema:copyrightYear"1965"
schema:datePublished"1965"
schema:description"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."
schema:description"A story of espionage, intrigue, chicanery, and cynical self-interest, a diplomatic history."
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1073156880>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"The peacemakers : the great powers and American independence"
schema:numberOfPages"572"
schema:publisher

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.