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Faltering Diplomacy with the Creeks and War with Spain

John T. Juricek

in Colonial Georgia and the Creeks: Anglo-Indian Diplomacy on the Southern Frontier, 17331763

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034683
eISBN:
9780813038582
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034683.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter explores how Oglethorpe convinced the British parliament to protect Georgia from Spanish attack. He introduced an appropriation bill for Georgia for the amount of 30,000 pounds and was ... More


Pathways of Political Change

J. C. D. Clark

in Thomas Paine: Britain, America, and France in the Age of Enlightenment and Revolution

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780198816997
eISBN:
9780191858666
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198816997.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century, History of Ideas

Paine showed throughout his career a historically well-informed awareness of the shortcomings of English monarchs after 1688 and 1714, whom he regarded as usurpers: it was a practical critique that ... More


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