Affairs Of Honor

Author: Joanne B. Freeman
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300097559
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Offering a reassessment of the tumultuous culture of politics on the national stage during America's early years, when Jefferson, Burr, and Hamilton were among the national leaders, Freeman shows how the rituals and rhetoric of honor ...

Affairs Of Honor

Author: Joanne B. Freeman
ISBN: 9780300088779
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By exploring both the public actions and private papers of key figures such as Thomas Jefferson, Aaron Burr, and Alexander Hamilton, Freeman offers a major reassessment of political culture in the early years of the American republic. 38 ...

Parades And The Politics Of The Street

Author: Simon P. Newman
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 0812200470
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Simon P. Newman vividly evokes the celebrations of America's first national holidays in the years between the ratification of the Constitution and the inauguration of Thomas Jefferson.

Revolutionary Backlash

Author: Rosemarie Zagarri
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 0812205553
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Integrating the approaches of women's historians and political historians, this book explores changes in women's status that occurred from the time of the American Revolution until the election of Andrew Jackson.

American Politics In The Early Republic

Author: James Roger Sharp
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300055307
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The author tells the story of how the euphoria surrounding Washington's inauguration quickly soured and the nation almost collapsed.

Beyond The Founders

Author: Jeffrey L. Pasley
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 9780807898833
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In pursuit of a more sophisticated and inclusive American history, the contributors to Beyond the Founders propose new directions for the study of the political history of the republic before the Civil War.

Jefferson S Second Revolution

Author: Susan Dunn
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780618131648
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Discusses the constitutional crisis that ensued when the presidential election of 1800 resulted in a tie between Thomas Jefferson and Aaron Burr, a situation that Congress was supposed to resolve.

Poetry And The Police

Author: Robert Darnton
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674057155
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Darnton has ably mined the available evidence surrounding the 1749 investigation and string of arrests for sedition known as the "Affair of the Fourteen" and produced a remarkable analysis of a subversive Parisian public discourse that ...

Confounding Father

Author: Robert M. S. McDonald
Publisher: Jeffersonian America (Hardcove
ISBN: 9780813938967
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Prologue: Thomas Jefferson's Declaration of Virtue -- The invention of Thomas Jefferson -- The election of 1796 -- The "nauseous fog"--The revolution of 1800 -- President of the people -- Race, sex, and reputation -- Triumphs -- "Dignified ...