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The XYZ affair, 1797-98

Harold Cecil Vaughan

The XYZ affair, 1797-98

the diplomacy of the Adams administration and an undeclared war with France.

by Harold Cecil Vaughan

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Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- 1797-1801 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- France -- Juvenile literature.,
    • France -- Foreign relations -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States -- History -- 1797-1801.,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- France.,
    • France -- Foreign relations -- United States.

    • About the Edition

      Recounts the 1797 Paris negotiations that attempted to avert war between France and the United States.

      Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 85.

      GenreJuvenile literature.
      SeriesA Focus book
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE323 .V3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination90 p.
      Number of Pages90
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5336420M
      ISBN 100531024598
      LC Control Number72189759
      OCLC/WorldCa257583

      COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. XYZ Affair, name usually given to an incident (–98) in Franco-American diplomatic relations. The United States [1] had in entered into an alliance with France, but after the outbreak of the French Revolutionary Wars [2] was both unable and unwilling to lend aid.

      The XYZ Affair. Adams, wanting to avoid open war with France, sent ambassadors to Paris in to negotiate peace and normalize relations. When the emissaries arrived, however, French officials demanded a $ , bribe before they would even speak with the Americans, let alone guarantee a truce. These officials, whom Adams dubbed X, Y, and.   XYZ Affair. name usually given to an incident (–98) in Franco-American diplomatic relations. The United States had in entered into an alliance with France, but after the outbreak of the French Revolutionary Wars was both unable and unwilling to lend aid.

      The XYZ Affair was a diplomatic incident that almost led to war between the United States and France. The scandal inflamed U.S. public opinion and led to the passage of the ALIEN AND SEDITION ACTS of (1 Stat. , ). Though the affair caused an unofficial naval war, the two countries were able to negotiate their differences and end their conflict in Alien and Sedition Acts, four internal security laws passed by the U.S. Congress in , restricting aliens and curtailing the excesses of an unrestrained press, in anticipation of an expected war with France as a result of the XYZ Affair (). The acts were part of a series of military preparedness measures.


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by Harold Cecil Vaughan Published by F. Watts in New :   The XYZ Affair was a serious diplomatic dispute between France and the United States in and that led to the undeclared war between the nations known as the Quasi-War.

The name of the affair comes from the letters X, Y, and Z used by U.S. President John Adams to refer to the names of three of the French diplomats involved. XYZ Affair, diplomatic incident that, when made public innearly involved the United States and France in war. Pres.

John Adams dispatched three ministers to France in to negotiate a commercial agreement to protect U.S. shipping. It might sound like something out of “Sesame Street” but the XYZ Affair was, in fact, a diplomatic incident between France and America in the late 18th century that led.

Reaction to the XYZ Affair. Americans were very upset by the French demand for a bribe. Many people in the country wanted the US to declare war on France. The US did not end up going to war but did make an effort to protect their ships. The Quasi War. An undeclared war between the US and France.

The US navy was used to protect American ships. An episode (–98) in US–French diplomatic relations. A three-man mission was sent to France to resolve a dispute caused by the USA's unwillingness to aid France in the French Revolutionary wars in spite of treaty obligations made in Talleyrand refused to see the delegation and indirect suggestions of loans and bribes to France came through Mme de Villette, a friend of Talleyrand.

The XYZ Affair. book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Book by Stinchcombe, William5/5(2). The XYZ Affair was a political and diplomatic episode in andearly in the administration of John Adams, involving a confrontation between the United States and Republican France that led to an undeclared war called the name derives from the substitution of the letters X, Y and Z for the names of French diplomats in documents released by the Adams administration.

XYZ Affair — This article is about a diplomatic episode. For the Brooklyn, New York band, see The XYZ Affair. A British political cartoon depicting the affair. The XYZ Affair was a diplomatic episode during the administration of John Adams that Americans Wikipedia. XYZ Affair — (–98) Diplomatic incident between the U.S.

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