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Title: Gouverneur Morris : An Independent Life
Description: New Haven & London: Yale University Press, 2003. 1st Printing. Hardcover. 16x24cm. "A plainspoken, racy patrician who distrusted democracy but opposed slavery and championed civil liberties for all, a significant player in the American Revolution, later an astute critic of the French Revolution, Gouverneur Morris remains an enigma among the founding generation. This comprehensive, engrossing biography tells his robust story, including his celebrated love affairs during his ten years in Europe." Seemingly unread with a slice through jacket at rear edge of spine 6.2 cm long, plus 15mm slice to book underneath. 345 pp including index.. Very Good to Near Fine .

Keywords: American Revolution Slavery Democracy Liberty History Politics Senate Europe Patrician Biography Governor Governeur Morris

Price: GBP 9.70 = appr. US$ 13.85 Seller: Hay on Wye Promotions Ltd
- Book number: MPS4192

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