The Resource The Washingtons : George and Martha, "join'd by friendship, crown'd by love", Flora Fraser

The Washingtons : George and Martha, "join'd by friendship, crown'd by love", Flora Fraser

Label
The Washingtons : George and Martha, "join'd by friendship, crown'd by love"
Title
The Washingtons
Title remainder
George and Martha, "join'd by friendship, crown'd by love"
Statement of responsibility
Flora Fraser
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A full-scale portrait of the marriage of the father and mother of our country--and of the struggle for independence that he led"--Dust jacket flap
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973.4/10922
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The Washingtons : George and Martha, "join'd by friendship, crown'd by love", Flora Fraser
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 373-419) and index
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  • BBR
  • EBR
  • GSR
  • JCR
  • ZAC
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Casting lots for his garments, July 1802 -- The colonel and his lady, 1758-1775. Colonial colonel ; Dandridge's daughter ; North and south ; Mount Vernon, Fairfax County ; Family affairs ; Acts and associations ; Fevers and physicians ; The schooling of Jacky Custis ; Death and adjustment ; Continental Army -- The General and Lady Washington, 1775-1783. Taking command, 1775 ; Besieging Boston, 1775-1776 ; New York and Philadelphia, 1776 ; Retreat to the Delaware, 1776-1777 ; Morristown and Brandywine, 1777 ; Valley Forge, 1777-1778 ; Philadelphia and Middlebrook, New Jersey, 1778-1779 ; The hard winter : Morristown, 1779-1780 ; Home and headquarters, 1780-1781 ; Victory on the York and private grief, 1781 ; Uncertainty and disaffection, 1781-1783 ; Peace on the Hudson, 1783 -- After the War, 1784-1802. Mount Vernon, 1784-1786 ; Conventions and elections, 1787-1789 ; New York houses, 1789-1790 ; Market Street, Philadelphia, 1790-1793 ; Second term, 1793-1797 ; Retirement, 1797-1798 ; The death of a president, 1799 ; Dissolution, 1799-1802
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First United States edition.
Extent
xviii, 440 pages
Isbn
9780307272782
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2014045521
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
1/801759
System control number
(OCoLC)902801587

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