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The Hamiltonian vision, 1789-1800

William Nester

The Hamiltonian vision, 1789-1800

the art of American power during the early republic

by William Nester

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Published by Potomac Books in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • Federal government,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementWilliam Nester
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE311 .N47 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25283103M
    ISBN 109781597976756, 9781597978835
    LC Control Number2012012977

    Washington, seeing the need to assert federal supremacy, called out 13, state militia and marched toward Washington, Pennsylvania to suppress this Whiskey Rebellion. Congress authorized a ten-thousand man army and an expansion of the navy, which at the time consisted of one unarmed custom boat. On the development of various moral reform associations, see Charles I. Pasley, Andrew W.

    When the envoys arrived in Octoberthey were kept waiting for several days, and then granted only a minute meeting with French Foreign Minister Talleyrand. The rebellion evaporated in late as Washington approached, personally leading the army only two sitting Presidents have directly led American military forces, Washington during the Whiskey Rebellion and Madison in an attempt to save the White House during the War of The Federalists had support from wealthy people and from the upper class. Nearly all the leading Founders have volumes of their selected writings available in the Library of America.

    The King had been decisive in helping the United States achieve independence, but now he was dead and many of the pro-American aristocrats in France were exiled or executed. Fine studies of politics in two states are Donald J. While a majority of Americans were relieved and sympathetic, the Federalist party lay shattered in on the eve of its decisive conflict with Jeffersonian Republicanism. Jefferson envisioned a largely autarkic nation with yeoman farmers serving as its economic and political backbone. Alexander Hamilton, James Madison and many others can all be considered Federalists.


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The Hamiltonian vision, 1789-1800 book

Its backing centered in the commercial Northeast, whose economy and public order had been threatened by the failings of the Confederation government before The level of rhetoric reached a fever pitch. Adams appointed a three-member commission to represent the United States to negotiate with France.

Many believed that if Jefferson won the election, it would be the end of the newly formed United States. Constitution and were for a stronger central government. Ames was part of Hamilton's faction and cautioned against the excesses of democracy unfettered by morals and reason: "Popular reason does not always know how to act right, nor does it The Hamiltonian vision act right when it knows".

In the elections ofthe Federalists did very well, but this issue started hurting the Federalists in Good single-volume studies of other Founders are the following: Merrill D. Of the many works on artisans, see Howard B.

The acts in general and the popular opposition to them were all bad luck for John Adams. Rise[ edit ] On taking office inPresident Washington nominated his wartime chief of staff Alexander Hamilton to the new office of Secretary of the Treasury.

Dalzell Jr. McCraw analyzes the skills and worldliness of Alexander Hamilton from the Danish Virgin IslandsAlbert Gallatin from the Republic of Genevaand other immigrant founders who guided the nation to prosperity.

On the politics of the judiciary in this period, see William R. The origins of liberal capitalism have generated a great deal of controversy among historians. Hamilton subsidized the Federalist editors, wrote for their papers and in established his own paper, the New York Evening Post.

Louis XVI had been decisive in helping America achieve independence, and his death horrified many in the United States. As the nation entered the severe crisis with revolutionary France, and in his attempt to steer the state between humiliating concessions and a potentially disastrous war [he] played a lone hand which left him isolated from increasingly bewildered and better Federalist leaders.

Alexander Hamilton

He was most likely born on the island of Nevis in the British West Indies in On the emergence of humanitarian institutions, see Conrad E. See also James H. Rogers Jr. As a result, his cabinet answered more The Hamiltonian vision Hamilton than to himself.

The best historical study of citizenship is James H. Although Washington disdained factions and disclaimed party adherence, he is generally taken to have been, by policy and inclination, a Federalist, and thus its greatest figure.

Each refused to conduct diplomatic negotiations unless the United States paid enormous bribes, one to Talleyrand personally, and another to the Republic of France. The election of was the first partisan affair in the nation's history and one of the more scurrilous in terms of newspaper attacks.

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