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Author Buel, Richard, 1933-

Title Joel Barlow : American citizen in a revolutionary world / Richard Buel Jr

Publ Info Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2011
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  PS705 .B84 2011    DUE 09-11-14
Descript 433 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction -- Beginnings -- Ambitious goals -- Uncharted waters -- Dead ends -- Literary recognition -- Land fever -- Disgrace -- Revolutionary adventurer -- The terror -- Commercial interlude -- Mission to Algiers -- Franco-American crisis -- Republican prophet -- Responding to France's apostasy -- Mixed reception -- Washington insider -- Europe redux -- Finale
LC subject Barlow, Joel, 1754-1812
Poets, American -- 18th century -- Biography
Diplomats -- United States -- Biography
Politicians -- United States -- Biography
ISBN 9780801897696 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0801897696 (hardcover : alk. paper)