France and Spain During the American Revolution

Larrie Ferreiro and François Furstenberg talked about France and Spain’s involvement in the American Revolution, arguing that Colonial… read more

Larrie Ferreiro and François Furstenberg talked about France and Spain’s involvement in the American Revolution, arguing that Colonial forces could not withstand the British Army without French and Spanish weaponry, money, and soldiers. The authors also spoke about the repercussions of French assistance, which ballooned their debt, contributed to the French Revolution in 1789, and later factored into the sale of French Louisiana to the U.S. close

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  • Larrie Ferreiro Adjunct Professor George Mason University->History
  • David Ferriero Archivist of the U.S. National Archives and Records Administration
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France and Spain During the American Revolution

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Program ID:
427243-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 07, 2017 | 6:34pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Jul 05, 2017 | 4:10am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • May 07, 2017 | 6:34pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 07, 2017 | 10:27pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 13, 2017 | 10:35am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 14, 2017 | 6:35am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 04, 2017 | 1:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 05, 2017 | 4:10am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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