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Author Truxes, Thomas M.

Title Defying empire : trading with the enemy in colonial New York / Thomas M. Truxes
Published New Haven : Yale University Press, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 288 pages) : maps
Contents ""Contents""; ""List of Maps""; ""Preface""; ""A Note on the Text""; ""Introduction""; ""Prologue: The Informer""; ""1. A City at War""; ""2. Admiral Hardy and the Smugglers""; ""3. Frenchified Bottoms""; ""4. Mountmen""; ""5. Flag-Trucers""; ""6. Mixed Messages""; ""7. Business as Usual""; ""8. Crackdown""; ""9. The Trial""; ""10. Fruits of Victory""; ""Epilogue: Path to Revolution""; ""Conclusion""; ""Chronology""; ""Glossary of Persons""; ""Glossary of Terms""; ""List of Statutes, Proclamations, and Orders in Council""; ""Notes""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""
""H""""i""; ""j""; ""k""; ""l""; ""m""; ""n""; ""o""; ""p""; ""q""; ""r""; ""s""; ""t""; ""v""; ""w""; ""y""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-274) and index
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Subject Great Britain. Royal Navy -- History -- 18th century.
Merchants -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 18th century.
Trials (Treason) -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 18th century.
France -- Commerce -- New York (State) -- New York.
New York (N.Y.) -- Commerce -- History -- 18th century.
New York (N.Y.) -- Commerce -- France.
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
United States -- History -- French and Indian War, 1754-1763 -- Economic aspects.
United States -- History -- French and Indian War, 1754-1763 -- Naval operations, British
West Indies, French -- Commerce -- History -- 18th century.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2008014511
ISBN 0300150431 (electronic bk.)
9780300150438 (electronic bk.)