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Native Americans and the Early Republic


Frederick E. Hoxie, et al., eds.

At the 1795 treaty council that sealed Anthony Wayne's victory at Fallen Timbers in northwest Ohio, the Wyandot leader Tarhe spoke for the assembled Native leaders when he admonished the American emissaries: "Take care of your little ones; an impartial father equally regards all his children... More


A Republic for the Ages
The United States Capitol and the Political Culture of the Early Republic

Donald R. Kennon, ed.

THIS VOLUME in the United States Capitol Historical Society's Perspectives on the American Revolution series explores how the architecture of the Capitol is imbued with the political culture of its time. Editor Donald R. Kennon writes, "Just as the constitutional framework for the new nation... More


Launching the "Extended Republic"
The Federalist Era

Ronald Hoffman and Peter J. Albert, eds.

The essays in this volume explore some of the potentially divisive realities that characterized the Federalist Era. Nine distinguished authors address themes that include the ideological assumptions that fueled the political debate, the interrelated chracter of social and political history,... More


Peace and the Peacemakers
The Treaty of 1783

Ronald Hoffman and Peter J. Albert, eds.

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