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The Resource The quartet : Orchestrating the Second American Revolution, 1783-1789, Joseph J Ellis, (electronic resource)

The quartet : Orchestrating the Second American Revolution, 1783-1789, Joseph J Ellis, (electronic resource)

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The quartet : Orchestrating the Second American Revolution, 1783-1789
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The quartet
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Orchestrating the Second American Revolution, 1783-1789
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Joseph J Ellis
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eng
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The prizewinning author of Founding Brothers and American Sphinx now gives us the unexpected story—brilliantly told—of why the thirteen colonies, having just fought off the imposition of a distant centralized governing power, would decide to subordinate themselves anew.The triumph of the American Revolution was neither an ideological nor political guarantee that the colonies would relinquish their independence and accept the creation of a federal government with power over their individual autonomy. The Quartet is the story of this second American founding and of the men responsible—some familiar, such as George Washington, Alexander Hamilton, John Jay, and James Madison, and some less so, such as Robert Morris and Governeur Morris. It was these men who shaped the contours of American history by diagnosing the systemic dysfunctions created by the Articles of Confederation, manipulating the political process to force a calling of..
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Ellis, Joseph J
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Narrator: Robertson Dean
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Dean, Robertson
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The quartet : Orchestrating the Second American Revolution, 1783-1789, Joseph J Ellis, (electronic resource)
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9780553550764
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The quartet : Orchestrating the Second American Revolution, 1783-1789, Joseph J Ellis, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
Unabridged
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
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  • unknown
  • not applicable
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780553550764
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
other
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ODN0001902007
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Requires OverDrive app (file size: 237168 KB)
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not applicable
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