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The Presidency of George Washington.

By: McDonald, Forrest.
Material type: TextTextSeries: American presidency series: Publisher: Lawrence, University Press of Kansas [1974]Description: xi, 210 pages portrait 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0700601104; 9780700601103; 070060359X (pbk.); 9780700603596 (pbk.).Subject(s): Washington, George, 1732-1799 | United States -- Politics and government -- 1789-1797Additional physical formats: Online version:: Presidency of George Washington.; Online version:: Presidency of George Washington.DDC classification: 973.4/1/0924 | B Other classification: 15.85
Contents:
The United States in 1789 -- Establishing a government: 1789 -- The financial dilemma -- Hamiltonianism -- Foreign entanglements: 1793 -- 1794 -- Treaties and intrigue, 1795-1796 -- The transfer of power, and an epilogue.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-199).

The United States in 1789 -- Establishing a government: 1789 -- The financial dilemma -- Hamiltonianism -- A federal system of politics, 1791-1792 -- Foreign entanglements: 1793 -- 1794 -- Treaties and intrigue, 1795-1796 -- The transfer of power, and an epilogue.

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Forrest McDonald was born in Orange, Texas on January 7, 1927. He graduated from the University of Texas at Austin and received a doctorate there in 1955. He taught history at Brown University, Wayne State University, and the University of Alabama, where he retired in 2002. He wrote more than a dozen books including Novus Ordo Seclorum: The Intellectual Origins of the Constitution, The American Presidency: An Intellectual History, and biographies of Alexander Hamilton and Thomas Jefferson. He died of heart failure on January 19, 2016 at the age of 89. <p> (Bowker Author Biography)

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