MONROE, James, 1758-1831



Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

Extended Bibliography

Adams, John Quincy. The Lives of James Madison and James Monroe. Boston: Phillips, Sampson & Co., 1850.

Ammon, Harry. “Agricola versus Aristides: James Monroe, John Marshall, and the Genet Affair in Virginia.” Virginia Magazine of History and Biography 74 (July 1966): 312-20.

___. James Monroe: The Quest for National Identity. New York: McGraw-Hill Book Co., 1971.

___, ed. James Monroe: A Bibliography. Westport, CT: Meckler, 1991.

Berkeley, Edmund, and Dorothy Smith Berkeley. “ ‘The Piece Left Behind’: Monroe’s Authorship of a Political Pamphlet Revealed.” Virginia Magazine of History and Biography 75 (April 1967): 174-80.

Brown, Stuart Gerry, ed. The Autobiography of James Monroe. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 1959.

Cresson, W.P. James Monroe. 1946. Reprint. Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1986.

Cronin, John W., and W. Harvey Wise, Jr., eds. A Bibliography of James Madison and James Monroe. Washington: Riverford Publishing Co., 1935.

Dickson, Charles Ellis. “James Monroe’s Defense of Kentucky’s Interests in the Confederation Congress: An Example of Early North/South Party Alignment.” Register of the Kentucky Historical Society 74 (October 1976): 261-80.

___. “Politics in a New Nation: The Early Career of James Monroe.” Ph.D. dissertation, Ohio State University, 1971.

Elliot, Ian, ed. James Monroe, 1758-1831; Chronology, Documents, Bibliographical Aids. Dobbs Ferry, NY: Oceana Publications, 1969.

Garrison, Curtis Wiswell, and David Lawrence Thomas, eds. James Monroe Papers in Virginia Repositories. University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, 1969. Wilmington, DE: Scholarly Resources, 1989. Microfilm. 13 reels and guide.

Gilman, Daniel Coit. James Monroe. 1898. Reprint, with new introduction by Robert Dawidoff. New York: Chelsea House, 1983.

Hamilton, Stanislaus Murray. The Writings of James Monroe. 7 vols. 1898-1903. Reprint. New York: AMS Press, 1969.

Monroe, James. The People, the Sovereigns: Being a Comparison of the Government of the United States with Those of the Republics which Have Existed Before, with the Causes of Their Decadence and Fall. Edited by Samuel L. Gouverneur. 1867. Reprint. Cumberland, VA: James River Press, 1987.

Morgan, George. The Life of James Monroe. 1921. Reprint. New York: AMS Press, 1969.

Schoenherr, Steven E., and Iris H.W. Engelstrand. “James Monroe, Friend of the West.” Journal of the West 31 (July 1992): 20-26.

Styron, Arthur. The Last of the Cocked Hats: James Monroe and the Virginia Dynasty. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1945.

Weston, Elizabeth. “The Early Career of James Monroe.” Master’s thesis, University of Virginia, 1942.