Prologue to war : England and the United States, 1805-1812. (Book, 1961) [Hayden Memorial Library @ Citrus College]
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Prologue to war : England and the United States, 1805-1812.

Author: Bradford Perkins
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, 1961.
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Second vol. in a trilogy, the first of which is the author's The first rapprochement; and the third of which is his Castlereagh and Adams. "Notes on the sources": p. 439-446. Bibliographical footnotes.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Perkins, Bradford, 1925-
Prologue to war.
Berkeley : University of California Press, 1963, ©1961
(OCoLC)762056111
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bradford Perkins
ISBN: 0520009967 9780520009967
OCLC Number: 424898
Notes: Second volume in a trilogy, the first of which is the author's The first rapprochement; and the third of which is his Castlereagh and Adams.
Description: x, 457 pages : portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: Beleaguered Britain --
Republicanism and neutrality --
"Is national independence a dream?" --
The treaty of 1806 --
Embargo: alternative to war --
Canning and perceval --
America's humiliation --
War hawks are fledged --
Repeal of the orders --
"The assembled wisdom of the country" --
War at last --
"This unnatural war".
Local System Bib Number:
1610475867688_327811
991000068999705351

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Second vol. in a trilogy, the first of which is the author's The first rapprochement; and the third of which is his Castlereagh and Adams. "Notes on the sources": p. 439-446. Bibliographical footnotes.
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