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The Resource Foreign affairs and the founding fathers : from confederation to constitution, 1776-1787, Norman A. Graebner, Richard Dean Burns, and Joseph M. Siracusa

Foreign affairs and the founding fathers : from confederation to constitution, 1776-1787, Norman A. Graebner, Richard Dean Burns, and Joseph M. Siracusa

Label
Foreign affairs and the founding fathers : from confederation to constitution, 1776-1787
Title
Foreign affairs and the founding fathers
Title remainder
from confederation to constitution, 1776-1787
Statement of responsibility
Norman A. Graebner, Richard Dean Burns, and Joseph M. Siracusa
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Arguing that the Founding Fathers essentially thought and acted in terms of power - ranking matters of national interest and security over ideology and moral concerns, this book sheds new light on the foreign policy opportunities and challenges of the day, as the Founders weighed and determined them
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Graebner, Norman A
Dewey number
973.3
Index
index present
LC call number
E249
LC item number
.G73 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Richard Dean
  • Siracusa, Joseph M
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Constitutional history
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Foreign affairs and the founding fathers : from confederation to constitution, 1776-1787, Norman A. Graebner, Richard Dean Burns, and Joseph M. Siracusa
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The challenge of external relations -- America enters the international community -- The challenge of independence -- American diplomats engage Britain and France -- American diplomats engage the Barbary pirates and Spain -- The crisis of 1786 : call for constitutional revision -- External relations and the constitution, 1787 -- The ratification debate : how important foreign policy?
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
300 p.
Isbn
9780313398261
Isbn Type
(hardcopy : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011019817
System control number
  • (FIPpSEB)GD398261
  • (FIPpSEB)GD398261
  • (OCoLC)721891505
Label
Foreign affairs and the founding fathers : from confederation to constitution, 1776-1787, Norman A. Graebner, Richard Dean Burns, and Joseph M. Siracusa
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The challenge of external relations -- America enters the international community -- The challenge of independence -- American diplomats engage Britain and France -- American diplomats engage the Barbary pirates and Spain -- The crisis of 1786 : call for constitutional revision -- External relations and the constitution, 1787 -- The ratification debate : how important foreign policy?
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
300 p.
Isbn
9780313398261
Isbn Type
(hardcopy : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011019817
System control number
  • (FIPpSEB)GD398261
  • (FIPpSEB)GD398261
  • (OCoLC)721891505

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