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critical period of American history

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Riverside press , Cambridge
United States -- History -- Confederation, 1783-
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LC ClassificationsE303 .F56
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Paginationxxxvii, 395, [1] p.
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`The Critical Period' by John Fiske covers the early years of the post-Revolutionary United States of America. While the United States had secured a hard-fought independence and concluded the hostilities of the Revolutionary War, the next five years featured a series of setbacks until the states met to draw up a serviceable constitution/5(14).

This was not even what Fiske means by the critical period in American history, for the weakness of the Articles and the injustice and instability of the state governments. "The five years following the peace of was the most critical moment in all the history of the American people," Fiske writes, and this was after not only the struggles /5(3).

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Excerpt from The Critical Period of American History: South meeting-house in Boston in December,at the Washington University in St. Louis in May,and in the theatre of the University Club in New York in March, In its present shape it may serve as a sketch of the political history of the United States from the end of /5(3).

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Elucidates the origins of the colonial governments by the regions and /5. `The Critical Period' by John Fiske covers the early years of the post-Revolutionary United States of America. While the United States had secured a hard-fought independence and concluded the hostilities of the Revolutionary War, the next five years featured a series of setbacks until the states met to draw up a serviceable by: Fiske's historical writings include The Critical Period of American History,The Beginnings of New England, The American Revolution, The Discovery of America, Old Virginia and Her Neighbors, Dutch and Quaker Colonies in America, The Mississippi.

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America's Critical Period The term Critical Period, coined by John Fiske (philosopher) in with his book ' The Critical Period of American History', refers to the s, a time right after the American Revolution where the future of the newly formed nation was in the balance.

Other articles where The Critical Period of American History, – is discussed: John Fiske: in such works as The Critical Period of American History, – (). His primary contribution to American thought was popularizing the evolutionary thesis against the adamant opposition of the churches, however.

Indeed, it would be more correct to say that the most critical period of the country's history embraced the time between and the adoption of the Constitution in " That period was preëminently the turning-point in the development of political society in the western hemisphere.

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The term Critical Period, coined by John Fiske (philosopher) in with his book 'The Critical Period of American History', refers to the s, a time right after the American Revolution where the future of the newly formed nation was in the balance.3/5(2). The term America's Critical Period, popularized by John Fiske in with his book The Critical Period of American History, refers to the period of United States history in the s, right after the American Revolution, where the future of the newly formed nation was in the balance.

In his book, The Diplomatic History of the Administrations of Washington and Adams, William Henry Trescot became the first historians to apply the phrase "America's Critical Period" to the era in American history between and The phrase was popularized by John Fiske's book, The Critical Period of American History.

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The Critical Period. Having won the Revolutionary war and having negotiated a favorable peace settlement, the Americans still had to establish stable governments. Between and a variety of efforts were made to realize the nation's republican ideals. : The Critical Period of American History, (Classic Reprint) () by Fiske, John and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(25).

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Boston, Houghton, Mifflin, [©]. Get this from a library. The critical period of American history, [John Fiske] -- Presents the political history of the United States from the end of the Revolutionary War.

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