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Documents of the Emerging Nation : U.S. Foreign Relations, 1775-1789 - J. Dane Hartgrove

Documents of the Emerging Nation

U.S. Foreign Relations, 1775-1789

Paperback Published: 28th January 1998
ISBN: 9780842026642
Number Of Pages: 311

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Documents of the Emerging Nation traces the efforts of John Adams, Benjamin Franklin, John Jay, Thomas Jefferson, and others to establish a credible international presence of the country as a new nation. Diplomatic despatches, private letters, and other documents from archives, libraries, and historical societies-including the National Archives, the Library of Congress, and French and British sources-reveal events in the formative years of U.S. diplomacy.

Documents of the Emerging Nation: U.S. Foreign Relations, 1775-1789 brings a veritable library of diplomatic records into the classroom. This treasure trove holds gems that illustrate the great challenges faced by American diplomats in gaining foreign recognition, entering into treaties, achieving independence, and fulfilling the new nation's promise in an inhospitable world.--John P. Kaminski, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Part 1 Wartime Diplomacy Chapter 2 Beinnings of U.S. Diplomacy Chapter 3 French Aid Prior to Formal Treaties Chapter 4 The Problems Facing France Chapter 5 Negotiating Treaties with France Chapter 6 Negotiations with Spain Chapter 7 Early Peace Efforts Chapter 8 Negotiating the Treaty of Peace Part 9 Postwar Diplomacy Chapter 10 Anglo-American Commerce Chapter 11 Postwar Diplomacy with France Chapter 12 Postwar Diplomacy with Spain Chapter 13 Other Diplomatic Fronts Chapter 14 The Barbary Powers Chapter 15 The Far East Trade Chapter 16 Relations with Native Americans Chapter 17 Toward Federal Diplomacy

ISBN: 9780842026642
ISBN-10: 0842026649
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 311
Published: 28th January 1998
Publisher: SPEAR BOOKS
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 15.27 x 22.3  x 1.7
Weight (kg): 0.43