British Visions of America, 1775-1820 : Republican Realities book cover
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British Visions of America, 1775-1820
Republican Realities

ISBN 9781138665149
Published January 20, 2016 by Routledge
272 Pages

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Book Description

Macleod examines changing British conceptions of America across the political spectrum during a period of political, cultural and intellectual upheaval. Macleod incorporates British writers of conservative, liberal and radical views.

Table of Contents

Introduction; Chapter 1 Radical Anticipation, c. 1775–1791: The Case for Optimism; Chapter 2 Liberal Expectations, c. 1775–1791: The Rationale for Acceptance; Chapter 3 Conservative Doubts, c. 1774–1791: The Argument for Caution; Chapter 4 Conservative Reaction, c. 1792–1820: The Case for Rejection; Chapter 5 Iberal Engagement, c. 1792–1820: The Argument for Cooperation; Chapter 6 Radical Attraction, c. 1792–1820: The Need for Utopia; Chapter 7 Epilogue: William Cobbett and America;

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Emma Macleod