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The Resource George Washington : the forge of experience, 1732-1775, James Thomas Flexner

George Washington : the forge of experience, 1732-1775, James Thomas Flexner

Label
George Washington : the forge of experience, 1732-1775
Title
George Washington
Title remainder
the forge of experience, 1732-1775
Statement of responsibility
James Thomas Flexner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of America's first President from birth to the beginning of the Revolutionary War, portraying the personal qualities which contributed to his greatness
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1908-2003
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Flexner, James Thomas
Dewey number
  • 973.20924
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
E312.2
LC item number
.F6
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
George Washington, v. 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Washington, George
  • Washington, Georges
  • Washington, George
  • United States
  • Presidents
  • Generals
  • United States
  • Generals
  • Presidents
  • United States
  • Presidents
  • United States
Label
George Washington : the forge of experience, 1732-1775, James Thomas Flexner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
V. 1, The forge of experience (1732-1775) -- v. 2, In the American Revolution (1775-1783) -- v. 3, And the New Nation (1783-1793) -- v. 4, Anguish and farewell (1793-1799)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-377) 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
I.A self-made man. Birth of a hero -- Termagant and brother -- A Fairfax world -- Surveyor's wages -- Death and a beckoning mission -- II. War in the wilderness. Forest adventure -- Triggering the seven years' war -- Defeat and perhaps disgrace -- In and out of the Army -- Nightmare -- Commander in Chief of what -- Hysteria -- Washington turns to the crown -- To death's door -- Adventures of the heart -- Wrong road to victory -- III. True happiness. Domestic enjoyments -- Country squire -- Children not his own -- British debts versus American markets -- Eyes West -- IV. Road to revolution. Dragon's teeth -- The sucking vortex -- A dreadful trust -- V. Appendix. Washington's farewell to his officers, French and Indian War
Control code
ocm00426484
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
x, 390 pages
Isbn
9780316285971
Lccn
65021361
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimile, map (on lining papers) portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 91673
  • (OCoLC)00426484
Label
George Washington : the forge of experience, 1732-1775, James Thomas Flexner
Publication
Note
V. 1, The forge of experience (1732-1775) -- v. 2, In the American Revolution (1775-1783) -- v. 3, And the New Nation (1783-1793) -- v. 4, Anguish and farewell (1793-1799)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-377) 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
I.A self-made man. Birth of a hero -- Termagant and brother -- A Fairfax world -- Surveyor's wages -- Death and a beckoning mission -- II. War in the wilderness. Forest adventure -- Triggering the seven years' war -- Defeat and perhaps disgrace -- In and out of the Army -- Nightmare -- Commander in Chief of what -- Hysteria -- Washington turns to the crown -- To death's door -- Adventures of the heart -- Wrong road to victory -- III. True happiness. Domestic enjoyments -- Country squire -- Children not his own -- British debts versus American markets -- Eyes West -- IV. Road to revolution. Dragon's teeth -- The sucking vortex -- A dreadful trust -- V. Appendix. Washington's farewell to his officers, French and Indian War
Control code
ocm00426484
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
x, 390 pages
Isbn
9780316285971
Lccn
65021361
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimile, map (on lining papers) portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 91673
  • (OCoLC)00426484

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