Table of contents for Advocate for America : the life of James Kirke Paulding / Ralph M. Aderman and Wayne R. Kime.

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1. Early Years in Westchester County
2. The Beginning of a Literary Career, 1796-1812
3. Literary Defender of the United States, 1812-1819
4. Marriage and Experiments in Authorship, 1818-1824
5. Navy Agent and Social Satirist, 1824-1829
6. Short-Story Writer and Essayist, 1825-1832
7. Playwright, 1830-1832
8. Novelist, 1831-1833
9. Literary Lion, 1832-1838
10. Secretary of the Navy, 1838-1841-I: Taking the Helm
11. Secretary of the Navy-II: The U.S. Exploring Expedition
12. Secretary of the Navy-III: Reform and Innovation
13. Transitions, 1838-1841
14. A Tour of the New Nation, 1842
15. Activities in Retirement, 1842-1845
16. Activities in Retirement, 1846-1849
17. The Final Decade, 1850-1860



Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Paulding, James Kirke, 1778-1860, Authors, American 19th century Biography, Nationalism and literature United States History 19th century, National characteristics, American, in literature