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Monroe, James (1758-1831) A view of the Conduct of the Executive...in the Foreign Affairs[defends conduct]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07424 Author/Creator: Monroe, James (1758-1831) Place Written: Philadelphia Type: Book Date: 1797 Pagination: 407 p. 23 x 14 cm

Summary of Content: Title continued: "...connected with the mission to the French Republic." Printed by B.F. Bache. Monroe defends his conduct as American Minister in France. (Collateral to the Monroe manuscripts in GLC 496.062 and 496.065.)

People: Monroe, James, 1758-1831

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: PresidentGovernment and CivicsFranceDiplomacyGlobal History and CivicsForeign AffairsQuasi-war

Sub Era: The Early Republic

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