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The young republic, 1789-1815 [by] John C. Miller.


New York, Free Press [1970] .
ISBN 0029213207, 9780029213209

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Subjects United States -- History -- 1783-1865 -- Sources.
United States.
Series Sources in American history ; 3.
Description ix, 308 pages 22 cm.
Copyright Date [1970]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents 1. Initiating the new government -- George Washington's first inaugural address, 1789 -- 2. Washington and the Senate -- Entries from the journal of Senator William Maclay -- 3. Hamilton's report on national credit -- A communication to the House of Representatives, January 14, 1790 -- 4. Thomas Jefferson's account of the adoption of Hamilton's report on national credit -- Thomas Jefferson's The Anas -- 5. The Federalists' defense of the Bank of the United States -- Hamilton's opinion on the constitutionality of the Bank of the United States, February 23, 1791 -- 6. Jefferson and Hamilton explain their rift -- Letters written in May, 1792 -- 7. Washington's advice to his fellow countrymen -- An address to the nation (Washington's farewell address), September 17, 1796 -- 8. Opposition to the Alien and Sedition Acts -- The FIrst Kentucky Resolutions -- 9. The Jeffersonians come to power -- Jefferson's first inaugural address, March 4, 1801 -- 10. Jefferson on the state of the union -- Message to Congress, December 8, 1801 -- 11. The Louisiana Purchase -- Jefferson explains his views.
12. The Burr conspiracy -- Reports by Thomas Jefferson and Washington Irving, 1807 -- 13. The embargo -- A defense and an attack -- 14. The coming of the war of 1812 -- Three speeches before Congress -- 15. The Hartford Convention, December 15, 1814 -- January 5, 1815 -- Report of the convention -- 16. Life in the early republic -- Excerpts from travelers' accounts -- 17. American democracy in the early republic -- Hugh Henry Brackenridge's Modern chivalry -- 18. The romantic novel comes to America -- Charles Brockden Brown's Ormond (1799) -- 19. Political satire -- Washington Irving's History of New York.
Genre History.
Sources.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)57752
(OCoLC)ocm00057752
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Miller, John Chester, 1907-1991.
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