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The Resource The First Congress : how James Madison, George Washington, and a group of extraordinary men invented the government, by Fergus M. Bordewich

The First Congress : how James Madison, George Washington, and a group of extraordinary men invented the government, by Fergus M. Bordewich

Label
The First Congress : how James Madison, George Washington, and a group of extraordinary men invented the government
Title
The First Congress
Title remainder
how James Madison, George Washington, and a group of extraordinary men invented the government
Statement of responsibility
by Fergus M. Bordewich
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bordewich, Fergus M
Dewey number
327.7309/033
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JK1059 1st
LC item number
.B67 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The First Congress : how James Madison, George Washington, and a group of extraordinary men invented the government, by Fergus M. Bordewich
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 369-377) 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
An ocean always turbulent -- The fostering hand of government -- A new era -- Pomp and quiddling -- A very perplexing business -- A great and delicate subject -- Vile politics -- Propositions of a doubtful nature -- Paper guarantees -- A centre without parallel -- Interlude I -- The labyrinth of finance -- A gross national iniquity -- The trumpet of sedition -- Cabals, meetings, plots & counterplots -- A southern position -- Indians -- Interlude II -- Freedom's fav'rite seat -- A most mischievous engine
Control code
ocn910566523
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xv, 396 pages
Isbn
9781451691931
Lccn
2015017286
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)910566523
Label
The First Congress : how James Madison, George Washington, and a group of extraordinary men invented the government, by Fergus M. Bordewich
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 369-377) 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
An ocean always turbulent -- The fostering hand of government -- A new era -- Pomp and quiddling -- A very perplexing business -- A great and delicate subject -- Vile politics -- Propositions of a doubtful nature -- Paper guarantees -- A centre without parallel -- Interlude I -- The labyrinth of finance -- A gross national iniquity -- The trumpet of sedition -- Cabals, meetings, plots & counterplots -- A southern position -- Indians -- Interlude II -- Freedom's fav'rite seat -- A most mischievous engine
Control code
ocn910566523
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xv, 396 pages
Isbn
9781451691931
Lccn
2015017286
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)910566523

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