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The Resource American emperor : Aaron Burr's challenge to Jefferson's America, by David O. Stewart

American emperor : Aaron Burr's challenge to Jefferson's America, by David O. Stewart

Label
American emperor : Aaron Burr's challenge to Jefferson's America
Title
American emperor
Title remainder
Aaron Burr's challenge to Jefferson's America
Statement of responsibility
by David O. Stewart
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Dewey number
973.4/6092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
American emperor : Aaron Burr's challenge to Jefferson's America, by David O. Stewart
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The dark star of the founding -- Do not play the fool with his name -- The duel -- On the frontier -- The restless West -- Vice President Burr -- "I-- shall seek another country" -- The adventure begins -- Early doubts -- On the world stage -- Burr's threats -- The Baron of the Ouachita Valley -- The Western world ignites -- High water mark -- Dancing on the Sabine -- The Daveiss factor -- Escape from Blennerhassett Island -- Wilkinson unchained -- Burr in chains -- When cousins collide -- What is treason? -- Sympathy for villainy -- A mammoth of iniquity -- Searching for an overt act -- A drawn battle -- To Britain -- On the continent -- The history of thy crimes -- Appendix 1. The Cipher Letter -- Appendix 2. Indictment, United States v. Aaron Burr -- Appendix 3. United States Constitution, Article III, Section 3 (treason clause)
Control code
ocn698361318
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xx, 410 p.
Isbn
9781439157183
Lccn
2011002647
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)698361318
Label
American emperor : Aaron Burr's challenge to Jefferson's America, by David O. Stewart
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The dark star of the founding -- Do not play the fool with his name -- The duel -- On the frontier -- The restless West -- Vice President Burr -- "I-- shall seek another country" -- The adventure begins -- Early doubts -- On the world stage -- Burr's threats -- The Baron of the Ouachita Valley -- The Western world ignites -- High water mark -- Dancing on the Sabine -- The Daveiss factor -- Escape from Blennerhassett Island -- Wilkinson unchained -- Burr in chains -- When cousins collide -- What is treason? -- Sympathy for villainy -- A mammoth of iniquity -- Searching for an overt act -- A drawn battle -- To Britain -- On the continent -- The history of thy crimes -- Appendix 1. The Cipher Letter -- Appendix 2. Indictment, United States v. Aaron Burr -- Appendix 3. United States Constitution, Article III, Section 3 (treason clause)
Control code
ocn698361318
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xx, 410 p.
Isbn
9781439157183
Lccn
2011002647
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)698361318

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