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The Resource The last founding father : James Monroe and a nation's call to greatness, Harlow Giles Unger

The last founding father : James Monroe and a nation's call to greatness, Harlow Giles Unger

Label
The last founding father : James Monroe and a nation's call to greatness
Title
The last founding father
Title remainder
James Monroe and a nation's call to greatness
Statement of responsibility
Harlow Giles Unger
Title variation
last founding father
Title variation remainder
James Monroe and a nations call to greatness
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The epic story of James Monroe-- the last of America's Founding Fathers -- who transformed a small, fragile nation beset by enemies into a glorious and powerful empire stretching "from sea to shining sea."
Summary
Recounts the life of the fifth president from his fierce participation in critical Revolutionary War battles through his political contributions, documenting his efforts toward securing the nation's durability and his mentorship under the first four presidents
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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337348
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973.5/4092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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James Monroe and a nation's call to greatness
Label
The last founding father : James Monroe and a nation's call to greatness, Harlow Giles Unger
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 353-376) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"To be free-- we must fight" -- "A brave-- and sensible officer" -- "I may lose my scalp" -- "A most interesting connection" -- "A subversion of liberty" -- "One continuous scene of riot" -- La belle Amřicaine -- "Let calumny have its course" -- "To prevent this greatest of evils" -- "Some outrages had been committed" -- Nothing but simple justice" -- To repair an injury -- "We have met the enemy-- " -- "The poor Capital-- crack'd and broken" -- The "Era of Good Feelings" -- "Embroidered with gold" -- "Winked away by compromise" -- A momentous decision -- Rejoice! -- "A plain and gentle man"
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Da Capo Press edition.
Extent
xii, 388 pages
Isbn
9780306818080
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009026195
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • ocn316825579
  • OCoLC
Label
The last founding father : James Monroe and a nation's call to greatness, Harlow Giles Unger
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 353-376) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"To be free-- we must fight" -- "A brave-- and sensible officer" -- "I may lose my scalp" -- "A most interesting connection" -- "A subversion of liberty" -- "One continuous scene of riot" -- La belle Amřicaine -- "Let calumny have its course" -- "To prevent this greatest of evils" -- "Some outrages had been committed" -- Nothing but simple justice" -- To repair an injury -- "We have met the enemy-- " -- "The poor Capital-- crack'd and broken" -- The "Era of Good Feelings" -- "Embroidered with gold" -- "Winked away by compromise" -- A momentous decision -- Rejoice! -- "A plain and gentle man"
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Da Capo Press edition.
Extent
xii, 388 pages
Isbn
9780306818080
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009026195
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • ocn316825579
  • OCoLC

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