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Seizing destiny : how America grew from sea to shining sea, by Richard Kluger

Label
Seizing destiny : how America grew from sea to shining sea
Title
Seizing destiny
Title remainder
how America grew from sea to shining sea
Statement of responsibility
by Richard Kluger
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the growth of America and the dynamic individuals who invoked noble principles to justify an agressive pursuit of a coast-to-coast domain, examining the roles of Thomas Jefferson, John Quincy Adams, James Polk, and Teddy Roosevelt
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kluger, Richard
Dewey number
973
Index
no index present
LC call number
E179.5
LC item number
.K56 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Seizing destiny : how America grew from sea to shining sea, by Richard Kluger
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip075/2006037733.html
Instantiates
Publication
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 empty sack cannot stand upright (1500-1750) -- The poor Richards arise (1750-1776) -- Thinking large (1776-1782) -- The kings outfoxed (1782-1783) -- Owning the wilderness (1783-1800) -- For a nice little kingdom in Tuscany (1800-1803) -- Everything he does is rapid as lightning (1803) -- From motives of purest patriotism (1803-1823) -- Big drunk wins the day (1820-1836) -- Poking John Bull in the eye (1837-1846) -- The lost virtue of their better days (1846-1850) -- A wolf couldn't make a living on it (1850-1854) -- The great white elephant sale (1854-1867) -- Treachery in the tropics (1869-1902) -- The so-called mandate of mankind (1903-1999)
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780375413414
Isbn Type
(HRD)
Lccn
2006037733
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • BK0007072075
  • 475859
Label
Seizing destiny : how America grew from sea to shining sea, by Richard Kluger
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip075/2006037733.html
Publication
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 empty sack cannot stand upright (1500-1750) -- The poor Richards arise (1750-1776) -- Thinking large (1776-1782) -- The kings outfoxed (1782-1783) -- Owning the wilderness (1783-1800) -- For a nice little kingdom in Tuscany (1800-1803) -- Everything he does is rapid as lightning (1803) -- From motives of purest patriotism (1803-1823) -- Big drunk wins the day (1820-1836) -- Poking John Bull in the eye (1837-1846) -- The lost virtue of their better days (1846-1850) -- A wolf couldn't make a living on it (1850-1854) -- The great white elephant sale (1854-1867) -- Treachery in the tropics (1869-1902) -- The so-called mandate of mankind (1903-1999)
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780375413414
Isbn Type
(HRD)
Lccn
2006037733
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • BK0007072075
  • 475859

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