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The Resource The founders at home : the building of America, 1735-1817, Myron Magnet

The founders at home : the building of America, 1735-1817, Myron Magnet

Label
The founders at home : the building of America, 1735-1817
Title
The founders at home
Title remainder
the building of America, 1735-1817
Statement of responsibility
Myron Magnet
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the history of America's Founding Fathers through their words and actions but also through the architectural treasures of the homes they built while they conspired to change the world
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Magnet, Myron
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Founding Fathers of the United States
  • Statesmen
  • United States
Label
The founders at home : the building of America, 1735-1817, Myron Magnet
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The Americanness of the American Revolution -- The firebrands. Conceived in liberty: William Livingston and the case for revolution ; Conservative revolutionaries: the Lees of Stratford Hall -- The federalists. George Washington: in pursuit of fame ; General Washington ; President Washington ; John Jay: America's indispensable diplomat ; Alexander Hamilton and the American dream -- The republicans. Thomas Jefferson: Monticello's shadows ; James Madison: theory ; James Madison: practice
Control code
ocn829738435
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 472 pages, 32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780393240214
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013020095
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
The founders at home : the building of America, 1735-1817, Myron Magnet
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The Americanness of the American Revolution -- The firebrands. Conceived in liberty: William Livingston and the case for revolution ; Conservative revolutionaries: the Lees of Stratford Hall -- The federalists. George Washington: in pursuit of fame ; General Washington ; President Washington ; John Jay: America's indispensable diplomat ; Alexander Hamilton and the American dream -- The republicans. Thomas Jefferson: Monticello's shadows ; James Madison: theory ; James Madison: practice
Control code
ocn829738435
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 472 pages, 32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780393240214
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013020095
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

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