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The Resource George Washington's America : a biography through his maps, Barnet Schecter

George Washington's America : a biography through his maps, Barnet Schecter

Label
George Washington's America : a biography through his maps
Title
George Washington's America
Title remainder
a biography through his maps
Statement of responsibility
Barnet Schecter
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Inspired by the maps he used or created from his teens until his death, this biography of George Washington visualizes American history through his eyes, placing readers at various scenes in his life, from the French and Indian War to the Revolution
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schecter, Barnet
Dewey number
  • 973.4/1092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E312
LC item number
.S298 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Washington, George
  • Washington, George
  • Washington, George
  • Generals
  • Presidents
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
George Washington's America : a biography through his maps, Barnet Schecter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: An atlas tells a life story -- Virginia, Barbados, and the Ohio country -- From the Monongahela to Massachusetts -- The siege of Boston -- The American invasion of Canada -- From the Hudson to Philadelphia and back -- The war in the South -- After the Revolution : uniting an expanding nation -- Danger on the frontiers, upheaval in Europe -- Grains in the northwest and southwest, trouble with France -- Back to the land, dividing Mount Vernon -- Appendix: Contents of the Yale George Washington atlas
Dimensions
34 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
303 p.
Isbn
9780802717481
Lccn
2010001883
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)BK0008835614
Label
George Washington's America : a biography through his maps, Barnet Schecter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: An atlas tells a life story -- Virginia, Barbados, and the Ohio country -- From the Monongahela to Massachusetts -- The siege of Boston -- The American invasion of Canada -- From the Hudson to Philadelphia and back -- The war in the South -- After the Revolution : uniting an expanding nation -- Danger on the frontiers, upheaval in Europe -- Grains in the northwest and southwest, trouble with France -- Back to the land, dividing Mount Vernon -- Appendix: Contents of the Yale George Washington atlas
Dimensions
34 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
303 p.
Isbn
9780802717481
Lccn
2010001883
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)BK0008835614

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