The settlers' empire : colonialism and state formation in America's Old Northwest / Bethel Saler.
"The 1783 Treaty of Paris, which officially recognized the United States as a sovereign republic, also doubled the territorial girth of the original thirteen colonies. The fledgling nation now stretched from the coast of Maine to the Mississippi River and up to the Great Lakes. With this dramat...
University of Pennsylvania Press,
|Series:||Early American studies.