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The Resource Touching America's history : from the Pequot War through World War II, Meredith Mason Brown

Touching America's history : from the Pequot War through World War II, Meredith Mason Brown

Label
Touching America's history : from the Pequot War through World War II
Title
Touching America's history
Title remainder
from the Pequot War through World War II
Statement of responsibility
Meredith Mason Brown
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Things you can see and touch can bring to mind the time when the items were made and used. In Touching America's History, Meredith Mason Brown uses twenty objects to summon up major developments in America's history
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Meredith Mason
Dewey number
973
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E159.5
LC item number
.B76 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Material culture
  • Antiquities
  • Material culture
  • United States
  • Sachkultur
  • USA
Label
Touching America's history : from the Pequot War through World War II, Meredith Mason Brown
Link
http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=44172
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-261) 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
Prologue : history through things you can touch -- Axe head, adze head -- A compass, a rifle, and the opening of the West -- Yr Most obt Servt, G. Washington -- Daguerreotype and sword -- Shavings from a scaffold -- Diaries from Indian Country -- Travels of an English pistol -- A court-martial in the Philippines -- A medal from General Pershing -- The czar of Halfaday Creek and Hitler's toilet bowl
Control code
ocn783167580
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
271 pages
Isbn
9780253008442
Lccn
2012033294
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780253008336
  • (OCoLC)783167580
Label
Touching America's history : from the Pequot War through World War II, Meredith Mason Brown
Link
http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=44172
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-261) 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
Prologue : history through things you can touch -- Axe head, adze head -- A compass, a rifle, and the opening of the West -- Yr Most obt Servt, G. Washington -- Daguerreotype and sword -- Shavings from a scaffold -- Diaries from Indian Country -- Travels of an English pistol -- A court-martial in the Philippines -- A medal from General Pershing -- The czar of Halfaday Creek and Hitler's toilet bowl
Control code
ocn783167580
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
271 pages
Isbn
9780253008442
Lccn
2012033294
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780253008336
  • (OCoLC)783167580

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