Among the Powers of the Earth

Among the Powers of the Earth

The American Revolution and the Making of A New World Empire

eBook - 2012
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The Revolution's aspiration was summed up by the phrase "life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness." Yet the American founding was also a bid for inclusion in the community of nations. According to Eliga Gould, America aspired to diplomatic recognition under international law and the authority to become an Atlantic colonizing power itself.
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2012.
ISBN: 9780674065024
Characteristics: 1 online resource (301 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Additional Contributors: ebrary, Inc


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