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The Soul of Government: Creating an American Fiscal Regime

Max M. Edling

in A Hercules in the Cradle: War, Money, and the American State, 1783-1867

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780226181578
eISBN:
9780226181608
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226181608.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

In the years after the War of Independence the United States was in dire financial straits. The attempt to service the public debt run up during the war generated much hardship but little money to ... More


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