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text Washington's Farewell : The Founding Father's Warning to Future Generations

Summary
"The Farewell was published at the end of Washington's second term. It was reprinted in newspapers across the country. The President began the letter during his first term intending to retire but was persuaded by Hamilton and Jefferson to run for ... Read more
Contents
Section I: The crisis of creation -- The first farewell -- Washington at home -- A reluctant president -- The seeds of the two-party system -- The death of the one-term dream -- Second-term blues -- Hating George Washington -- A time of riots and ... Read more
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text
Description
x, 354 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Publisher
Simon & Schuster 2017

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TADL-PCL 973.4 AVL in Adult Available

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