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The Resource George Washington : a life, Willard Sterne Randall

George Washington : a life, Willard Sterne Randall

Label
George Washington : a life
Title
George Washington
Title remainder
a life
Statement of responsibility
Willard Sterne Randall
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of a man who turned an impoverished childhood and frequent humiliations at the hands of the mother he feared into a career of rebellion and creation
Summary
Explores Washington's life from a personal rather than political prespective, sharing the story of his life as a man rather than a leader
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
170479
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Randall, Willard Sterne
Dewey number
  • 973.4/1/092
  • B
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E312
LC item number
.R196 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Washington, George
  • United States
  • Presidents
  • Generals
Target audience
adult
Label
George Washington : a life, Willard Sterne Randall
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A John Macrae book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 516-531) 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
"A prompt and literal obedience" -- "Take all admonitions thankfully" -- "We went through most beautiful groves" -- "I put myself into Indiana dress" -- "I heard bullets whistle" -- "To obey the call of honor" -- "I had four bullets through my coat" -- "Observe the strictest discipline" -- "The object of my love" -- "No law can compel us" -- "Arms should be the last resort" -- "The crisis has arrived" -- "A new modelled army" -- "A fine fox chase" -- "We'll see King George damned first" -- "Who can I trust now?" -- "I have had my day" -- "To taste the fruits of freedom" -- "I walk on untrodden ground" -- "A fire not to be quenched" -- "My glass is almost run"
Control code
7541661
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 548 pages
Isbn
9780805027792
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97019125
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(DLC)97019125
Label
George Washington : a life, Willard Sterne Randall
Publication
Note
"A John Macrae book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 516-531) 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
"A prompt and literal obedience" -- "Take all admonitions thankfully" -- "We went through most beautiful groves" -- "I put myself into Indiana dress" -- "I heard bullets whistle" -- "To obey the call of honor" -- "I had four bullets through my coat" -- "Observe the strictest discipline" -- "The object of my love" -- "No law can compel us" -- "Arms should be the last resort" -- "The crisis has arrived" -- "A new modelled army" -- "A fine fox chase" -- "We'll see King George damned first" -- "Who can I trust now?" -- "I have had my day" -- "To taste the fruits of freedom" -- "I walk on untrodden ground" -- "A fire not to be quenched" -- "My glass is almost run"
Control code
7541661
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 548 pages
Isbn
9780805027792
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97019125
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(DLC)97019125

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