The Critical Period of American History 1783-1789

This book contains the substance of the course of Fiske's lectures given in the Old South Meeting-House in Boston in December, 1884, at the Washington University in St. Louis in May, 1885, and in the theatre of the University Club in New York in March, 1886. 5 x 7.5 inches with 368 pages. Former owner's bookplate present, spine a bit faded. Some general wear and soil, binding solid. 


  • The Critical Period of American History 1783-1789
  • John Fiske
  • Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1888