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The Resource Liberty's exiles : American loyalists in the revolutionary world, Maya Jasanoff

Liberty's exiles : American loyalists in the revolutionary world, Maya Jasanoff

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Liberty's exiles : American loyalists in the revolutionary world
Title
Liberty's exiles
Title remainder
American loyalists in the revolutionary world
Statement of responsibility
Maya Jasanoff
Title variation
Libertys exiles
Title variation remainder
American loyalists in the revolutionary world
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At the end of the American Revolution, 60,000 Americans loyal to the British cause fled the United States and became refugees throughout the British Empire. This groundbreaking book offers the first global history of the loyalist exodus to Canada, the Caribbean, Sierra Leone, India, and beyond
Summary
At the end of the American Revolution, 60,000 Americans loyal to the British cause fled the United States and became refugees throughout the British Empire. This groundbreaking book offers the first global history of the loyalist exodus to Canada, the Caribbean, Sierra Leone, India, and beyond
Tone
Writing style
Award
National Book Critics Circle Award for Non-Fiction, 2011.
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380876
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jasanoff, Maya
Dewey number
973.3
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E277
LC item number
.J37 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American loyalists
  • Exiles
  • Exiles
  • Refugees
  • Colonists
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
American loyalists in the revolutionary world
Label
Liberty's exiles : American loyalists in the revolutionary world, Maya Jasanoff
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [423]-437) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The spirit of 1783 -- pt. 1. Refugees. Civil war -- An unsettling peace -- A new world disorder -- pt. 2. Settlers. The heart of empire -- A world in the wilderness -- Loyal Americas -- pt. 3. Subjects. Islands in a storm -- False refuge -- Promised land -- Empires of liberty -- Conclusion: Winners and losers -- Appendix: Measuring the exodus
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 460 pages
Isbn
9781400041688
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010023514
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • 630500155
  • (OCoLC)630500155
Label
Liberty's exiles : American loyalists in the revolutionary world, Maya Jasanoff
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [423]-437) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The spirit of 1783 -- pt. 1. Refugees. Civil war -- An unsettling peace -- A new world disorder -- pt. 2. Settlers. The heart of empire -- A world in the wilderness -- Loyal Americas -- pt. 3. Subjects. Islands in a storm -- False refuge -- Promised land -- Empires of liberty -- Conclusion: Winners and losers -- Appendix: Measuring the exodus
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 460 pages
Isbn
9781400041688
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010023514
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • 630500155
  • (OCoLC)630500155

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