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The Resource Turning the world upside down : the War of American Independence and the problem of empire, Neil Longley York, (electronic book)

Turning the world upside down : the War of American Independence and the problem of empire, Neil Longley York, (electronic book)

Label
Turning the world upside down : the War of American Independence and the problem of empire
Title
Turning the world upside down
Title remainder
the War of American Independence and the problem of empire
Statement of responsibility
Neil Longley York
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
York illustrates how Revolutionary Americans founded an empire as well as a nation, and how they saw the two as inseparable. While they had rejected Britain and denounced power politics, they would engage in realpolitik and mimic Britain as they built their empire of liberty. England had become Great Britain as an imperial nation, and Britons believed that their empire promised much to all fortunate enough to be part of it. Colonial Americans shared that belief and sense of pride. But as clashing interests and changing identities put them at odds with the prevailing view in London, dissident c
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
York, Neil Longley
Dewey number
973.3/11
Index
index present
LC call number
E210
LC item number
.Y67 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in military history and international affairs
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Balance of power
  • Imperialism
  • National characteristics, American
  • Political messianism
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Turning the world upside down : the War of American Independence and the problem of empire, Neil Longley York, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
EBC497564
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 193 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9780275976934
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Turning the world upside down : the War of American Independence and the problem of empire, Neil Longley York, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
EBC497564
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 193 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9780275976934
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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