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The Resource Affairs of honor : national politics in the New Republic, Joanne B. Freeman, (electronic book)

Affairs of honor : national politics in the New Republic, Joanne B. Freeman, (electronic book)

Label
Affairs of honor : national politics in the New Republic
Title
Affairs of honor
Title remainder
national politics in the New Republic
Statement of responsibility
Joanne B. Freeman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In this book, Joanne Freeman offers a major reassessment of political culture in the early years of the American republic. By exploring both the public actions and private papers of key figures like Thomas Jefferson, Aaron Burr, and Alexander Hamilton, as well as less famous politicians such as Senators William Maclay and William Plumer, Freeman reveals an alien and profoundly unstable political world grounded on the code of honor. In the absence of a party system and with few examples to guide America's great experiment in republican governance, national politicians monitored their conduct and attacked their rivals according to the ethic of honor."
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Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
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Freeman, Joanne B.
Dewey number
306.2/0973/09034
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
E310
LC item number
.F85 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political culture
  • Politics and culture
  • Elite (Social sciences)
  • Honor
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Affairs of honor : national politics in the New Republic, Joanne B. Freeman, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-364) and index
Color
multicolored
Control code
ebr10190714
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxiv, 376 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780300137798
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Affairs of honor : national politics in the New Republic, Joanne B. Freeman, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-364) and index
Color
multicolored
Control code
ebr10190714
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxiv, 376 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780300137798
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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