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Author Dungan, Nicholas.

Title Gallatin : America's Swiss founding father / Nicholas Dungan.

Imprint New York : New York University Press, c2010.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 Gallatin,A DUN    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    92 GALLATIN,A DUN    Available
Description xiv, 193 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 177-182) and index.
Contents Introduction: Getting to know Gallatin -- A son of Geneva 1761-1780 -- American beginnings 1780-1793 -- The Senate and the House 1793-1801 -- Jefferson's Secretary of the Treasury, 1801-1809 -- Madison's Secretary of the Treasury, 1809-1813 -- The debut of a diplomatist, 1813-1815 -- American minister to France, 1816-1823 -- Searching for stability, 1823-1829 -- The capstones of a career, 1830-1849 -- Conclusion: Gauging Gallatin's greatness.
Subject Gallatin, Albert, 1761-1849.
Statesmen -- United States -- Biography.
Swiss Americans -- Biography.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1865.
Geneva (Switzerland) -- Biography.
ISBN 0814721117 (cl. : acid-free paper)
9780814721117 (cl. : acid-free paper)

 
    
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