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Author Narrett, David E., 1951- author

Title Adventurism and empire : the struggle for mastery in the Louisiana-Florida borderlands, 1762-1803 / David Narrett
Published Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2015]
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Contents ""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Introduction""; ""Part I: Struggles for Empire in Peace and War, 1762�1787""; ""PROLOGUE: The Open and Hidden Features of Peace: Louisiana, Florida, and the Imperial Settlement of 1762�1763""; ""CHAPTER 1 Maritime and Interior Colony: Beginnings of British West Florida, 1763�1766""; ""CHAPTER 2 The Conundrum of “Spanish- French� Louisiana British: Imperialism and the Mississippi-Gulf Frontier, 1766�1775""; ""CHAPTER 3 Opening Salvos in a Revolutionary War, 1776�1779""
""CHAPTER 4 Multiple Conflicts: Warfare and a Disputed Peace, 1779�1783""""CHAPTER 5 Bidding and Conspiring for Access to the Realm, 1783�1787""; ""Part II: New Empires, New Republics, 1787�1803""; ""PROLOGUE: Wilkinson and the Imperial Self""; ""CHAPTER 6 License to Venture: Colonization and Commercial Adventurism""; ""CHAPTER 7 Frontier Separatism and Integration""; ""CHAPTER 8 Conspiracies and International Turmoil""; ""CHAPTER 9 Intrigues across Creek Country and Beyond""; ""CHAPTER 10 The Imperial Question at Century�s End""; ""CONCLUSION: The Impermanence of Boundaries""
""Notes""""Bibliography""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed February 18, 2015)
Subject Borderlands -- United States -- History -- 18th century
HISTORY -- United States -- State & Local -- General.
United States.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1469618354 (electronic bk.)
9781469618357 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)