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The Resource A perfect union : Dolley Madison and the creation of the American nation, Catherine Allgor

A perfect union : Dolley Madison and the creation of the American nation, Catherine Allgor

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A perfect union : Dolley Madison and the creation of the American nation
Title
A perfect union
Title remainder
Dolley Madison and the creation of the American nation
Statement of responsibility
Catherine Allgor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The biography of the wife of America's fourth president who made the office of First Lady her own, setting a pattern for future strong and individualistic First Ladies
Summary
Offers a portrait of the life of a remarkable American woman, profiling the seminal role played by Dolley Madison amid the turbulent and complex political, social, and cultural world of the early nineteenth century
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Booklist Editors' Choice, 2006.
Biography type
individual biography
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163236
Cataloging source
DLC
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1958-
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Allgor, Catherine
Dewey number
  • 973.5/1092
  • B
Illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
  • facsimiles
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
E342.1.M2
LC item number
A45 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Madison, Dolley
  • Madison, Dolley
  • Presidents' spouses
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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Dolley Madison and the creation of the American nation
Label
A perfect union : Dolley Madison and the creation of the American nation, Catherine Allgor
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [409]-470) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Presiding genius
  • "The great centre of attraction"
  • Family matters
  • Republican queen
  • Affairs to remember
  • "Mr. Madison's war"
  • Potomac phoenix
  • To home and history
  • Legacies
  • Mrs. Madison goes to Washington
  • Meeting Madison
  • Lady about town
  • Social work
  • Merry affair
  • Portrait of a lady
  • Sex, lies, and the election of 1808
  • Lady presidentess
Control code
2537656
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 493 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780805073270
Lccn
2005055127
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
facsimiles, photograph, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm62290612
Label
A perfect union : Dolley Madison and the creation of the American nation, Catherine Allgor
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [409]-470) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Presiding genius
  • "The great centre of attraction"
  • Family matters
  • Republican queen
  • Affairs to remember
  • "Mr. Madison's war"
  • Potomac phoenix
  • To home and history
  • Legacies
  • Mrs. Madison goes to Washington
  • Meeting Madison
  • Lady about town
  • Social work
  • Merry affair
  • Portrait of a lady
  • Sex, lies, and the election of 1808
  • Lady presidentess
Control code
2537656
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 493 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780805073270
Lccn
2005055127
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
facsimiles, photograph, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm62290612

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