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The Resource Lightning man : the accursed life of Samuel F.B. Morse, Kenneth Silverman

Lightning man : the accursed life of Samuel F.B. Morse, Kenneth Silverman

Label
Lightning man : the accursed life of Samuel F.B. Morse
Title
Lightning man
Title remainder
the accursed life of Samuel F.B. Morse
Statement of responsibility
Kenneth Silverman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Profiles Morse as a gifted artist, political prospect, and innovator responsible for the American electromagnetic telegraph, describing the painful defeats that overshadowed his successes
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Silverman, Kenneth
Dewey number
  • 621.383/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TK5243.M7
LC item number
S55 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Morse, Samuel Finley Breese
  • Morse, Samuel Finley Breese
  • Morse, Samuel Finley Breese
  • Inventors
  • Artists
  • Telegraph
  • Morse code
  • Artists
  • Inventors
  • Morse code
  • Telegraph
  • United States
  • Schilderkunst
  • Telegrafie
  • Uitvinders
  • Artists
Label
Lightning man : the accursed life of Samuel F.B. Morse, Kenneth Silverman
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 447-454) 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
Geography -- No one uninspired by the muses may enter -- A terrible harum-scarum fellow -- An affection of the heart -- Il diavolo -- Anomalous, nondescript, hermaphrodite -- High attribute of ubiquity -- Travelling on a snail's back -- Beware of tricks -- Hurrah boys whip up the mules -- Mere men of trade -- Tantalus still -- The great telegraph case -- A true social fraternity -- Can't, sir! Can't! -- Forward -- Is this treason? Is this conspiracy? -- Visions of receding glory -- Coda : 1872-2000
Control code
ocm51178126
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 503 pages
Isbn
9780375401282
Lccn
2002043613
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o51178126
  • (OCoLC)51178126
Label
Lightning man : the accursed life of Samuel F.B. Morse, Kenneth Silverman
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 447-454) 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
Geography -- No one uninspired by the muses may enter -- A terrible harum-scarum fellow -- An affection of the heart -- Il diavolo -- Anomalous, nondescript, hermaphrodite -- High attribute of ubiquity -- Travelling on a snail's back -- Beware of tricks -- Hurrah boys whip up the mules -- Mere men of trade -- Tantalus still -- The great telegraph case -- A true social fraternity -- Can't, sir! Can't! -- Forward -- Is this treason? Is this conspiracy? -- Visions of receding glory -- Coda : 1872-2000
Control code
ocm51178126
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 503 pages
Isbn
9780375401282
Lccn
2002043613
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o51178126
  • (OCoLC)51178126

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