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The Resource Martha Washington : an American life, Patricia Brady

Martha Washington : an American life, Patricia Brady

Label
Martha Washington : an American life
Title
Martha Washington
Title remainder
an American life
Statement of responsibility
Patricia Brady
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Profiles the nation's original First Lady as the widowed mother of two children who became George Washington's beloved partner and a mainstay in his stressful life, drawing on numerous sources to reveal her contributions to American character
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brady, Patricia
Dewey number
  • 973.4/1/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E312.19.W34
LC item number
B73 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Washington, Martha
  • Presidents' spouses
  • Washington, Martha
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Martha Washington : an American life, Patricia Brady
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [255]-266) and index
Contents
On the road to history -- Little Patsy Dandridge -- Courtship -- Young Mrs. Custis -- The widow Custis and Colonel Washington -- Gentry life at Mount Vernon -- Lady Washington and the American Revolution -- Valley Forge and eventual victory -- Mount Vernon and a new family -- The president's lady -- The torments of the second team -- "Under their vine and under their fig tree" -- The widow Washington -- The real Martha Washington
Control code
ocm57235711
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
276 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780143037132
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004061242
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o57235711
  • (OCoLC)57235711
Label
Martha Washington : an American life, Patricia Brady
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [255]-266) and index
Contents
On the road to history -- Little Patsy Dandridge -- Courtship -- Young Mrs. Custis -- The widow Custis and Colonel Washington -- Gentry life at Mount Vernon -- Lady Washington and the American Revolution -- Valley Forge and eventual victory -- Mount Vernon and a new family -- The president's lady -- The torments of the second team -- "Under their vine and under their fig tree" -- The widow Washington -- The real Martha Washington
Control code
ocm57235711
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
276 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780143037132
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004061242
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o57235711
  • (OCoLC)57235711

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