The Comte de Vergennes

European phases of his American diplomacy (1774-1780) by John J. Meng in Washington

Written in English
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  • Vergennes, Charles Gravier, -- comte de, -- 1719-1787,,
  • Europe -- Politics and government -- 18th century,
  • France -- Foreign relations -- 1774-1793

Edition Notes

Statementby John J. Meng.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDC131.9.V3 M4
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination129 p.
Number of Pages129
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22300486M
LC Control Number87627503

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He served as Foreign Minister from during the reign of Louis XVI, notably during the American War of Independence. Vergennes rose through the ranks of the diplomatic service during postings in Portugal and Germany before receiving the important post of Envoy to the Ottoman.

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