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The Resource Napoleon's troublesome Americans : Franco-American relations, 1804-1815, Peter P. Hill

Napoleon's troublesome Americans : Franco-American relations, 1804-1815, Peter P. Hill

Label
Napoleon's troublesome Americans : Franco-American relations, 1804-1815
Title
Napoleon's troublesome Americans
Title remainder
Franco-American relations, 1804-1815
Statement of responsibility
Peter P. Hill
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Shortly before the United States declared war on Great Britain in June 1812, Congress came within two votes of declaring war on Napoleon BonaparteÆs French empire. For six years, France and Britain had both seized American shipping. While common wisdom says that America was virtually an innocent in this matter, caught in the middle of the epic wars between France and Britain, Peter Hill has uncovered a far more complex and interesting history. French privateers and NapoleonÆs navy were seizing American merchant ships in a concerted attempt to disrupt BritainÆs commerce. American ships were the
Action
digitized
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
OCLCE
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1926-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hill, Peter P.
Dewey number
327.73044/09/034
Index
index present
LC call number
E183.8.F8
LC item number
H495 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Napoleon
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Madison, James
  • United States
  • France
  • United States
  • France
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Madison, James
  • Napoleon
  • Napoleon
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Madison, James
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Diplomatic relations
  • France
  • United States
  • Außenpolitik
  • Frankreich
  • USA
Label
Napoleon's troublesome Americans : Franco-American relations, 1804-1815, Peter P. Hill
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-280) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Both sides charge bad faith
  • Napoleon toys with Macon's bill
  • Madison bets on the Cadore letter
  • Russell struggles, Napoleon cavils
  • Serurier Parries complaints and rejoices at Foster's undoing
  • Madison prepares a French initiative as British relations worsen
  • Joel Barlow, undaunted optimist
  • Barlow falters, London retreats
  • Co-belligerency and a diplomatic breakthrough
  • Serurier frets: will congress declare war on both belligerents?
  • John Armstrong's unpromising beginning
  • Barlow goes to Vilna as the Russian campaign collapses
  • Serurier reports on wartime Washington: from Paris a long silence
  • Serurier chagrined as Madison looks for peace
  • End of an era: the Crawford mission
  • Napoleon's case against Americans: summarizing the evidence
  • Napoleon quashes the Florida "job"
  • The cycle of depredation begins, 1806-07
  • Napoleon takes exception to Jefferson's embargo
  • Captured ships and stranded seamen: Napoleon reacts to the embargo
  • Increasing tensions, 1809
  • Napoleon shifts the diplomatic initiative to London
  • Fleeting hopes for conciliation, 1809-10
Control code
651879319
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 289 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612343013
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)651879319
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Napoleon's troublesome Americans : Franco-American relations, 1804-1815, Peter P. Hill
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-280) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Both sides charge bad faith
  • Napoleon toys with Macon's bill
  • Madison bets on the Cadore letter
  • Russell struggles, Napoleon cavils
  • Serurier Parries complaints and rejoices at Foster's undoing
  • Madison prepares a French initiative as British relations worsen
  • Joel Barlow, undaunted optimist
  • Barlow falters, London retreats
  • Co-belligerency and a diplomatic breakthrough
  • Serurier frets: will congress declare war on both belligerents?
  • John Armstrong's unpromising beginning
  • Barlow goes to Vilna as the Russian campaign collapses
  • Serurier reports on wartime Washington: from Paris a long silence
  • Serurier chagrined as Madison looks for peace
  • End of an era: the Crawford mission
  • Napoleon's case against Americans: summarizing the evidence
  • Napoleon quashes the Florida "job"
  • The cycle of depredation begins, 1806-07
  • Napoleon takes exception to Jefferson's embargo
  • Captured ships and stranded seamen: Napoleon reacts to the embargo
  • Increasing tensions, 1809
  • Napoleon shifts the diplomatic initiative to London
  • Fleeting hopes for conciliation, 1809-10
Control code
651879319
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 289 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612343013
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)651879319
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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