Page of

War, Money, and American History

War, Money, and American History

Chapter:
(p.1) Introduction War, Money, and American History
Source:
A Hercules in the Cradle
Author(s):
Max M. Edling
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:10.7208/chicago/9780226181608.003.0001

The introduction locates the significance of the rapid development of federal government capacity in the context of American territorial expansion. As a result of this state capacity the United Statesacquired a hegemonic position on the North American Continent.

Keywords:   federal government, territorial expansion, United States

Sign In

Copyright © 2021. All rights reserved.
Privacy Policy and Legal Notice