The Resource Robert Morris : financier of the American Revolution, Charles Rappleye

Robert Morris : financier of the American Revolution, Charles Rappleye

Label
Robert Morris : financier of the American Revolution
Title
Robert Morris
Title remainder
financier of the American Revolution
Statement of responsibility
Charles Rappleye
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the life and accomplishments of Robert Morris, describing his role as financier for Washington's troops during the American Revolution, and discussing how he used his business and management skills to establish a system of public credit and free capital markets
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rappleye, Charles
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E302.6.M8
LC item number
R37 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Morris, Robert
  • Morris, Robert
  • Morris, Robert
  • American Revolution (1775-1783)
  • United States
  • United States
  • Pennsylvania
  • United States
  • Governors
  • Amerikanische Revolution
  • Finanzierung
  • Governors
  • Political science
Label
Robert Morris : financier of the American Revolution, Charles Rappleye
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 535-601) and index
Contents
Untitled -- Suing for peace, arming for war -- Independence -- War and politics -- Master of the secret network -- Congress in exile -- The return of Silas Deane -- Backlash -- Private fortune, public penury -- The Office of Finance -- Yorktown -- Executive action -- Fighting for funds -- A desperate gambit -- Final settlements -- The great bank debate -- The Constitution -- The first federal Congress -- The Compromise of 1790 -- Ruin
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed..
Extent
x, 625 p.
Isbn
9781416570912
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010020461
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)535493123
  • (OCoLC)ocn535493123
Label
Robert Morris : financier of the American Revolution, Charles Rappleye
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 535-601) and index
Contents
Untitled -- Suing for peace, arming for war -- Independence -- War and politics -- Master of the secret network -- Congress in exile -- The return of Silas Deane -- Backlash -- Private fortune, public penury -- The Office of Finance -- Yorktown -- Executive action -- Fighting for funds -- A desperate gambit -- Final settlements -- The great bank debate -- The Constitution -- The first federal Congress -- The Compromise of 1790 -- Ruin
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed..
Extent
x, 625 p.
Isbn
9781416570912
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010020461
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)535493123
  • (OCoLC)ocn535493123

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