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The peacemakers : the great powers and American independence

Author: Richard B Morris
Publisher: Boston : Northeastern University Press, 1983, ©1965.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Morris, Richard B. (Richard Brandon), 1904-1989.
Boston : Northeastern University Press, 1983, ©1965
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard B Morris
ISBN: 0930350359 9780930350352 0930350367 9780930350369
OCLC Number: 9080726
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: New York : Harper & Row, 1965.
"A Northeastern classics edition."
Description: xviii, 572 pages ; 23 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.


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