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What hath God wrought : the transformation of America, 1815-1848, Daniel Walker Howe

Label
What hath God wrought : the transformation of America, 1815-1848
Title
What hath God wrought
Title remainder
the transformation of America, 1815-1848
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Walker Howe
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A panoramic history of the United States ranges from the 1815 Battle of New Orleans to the end of the Mexican-American War, interweaving political and military events with social, economic, and cultural history
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E338
LC item number
.H69 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
  • The Oxford history of the United States ;
  • The Oxford history of the United States ;
Label
What hath God wrought : the transformation of America, 1815-1848, Daniel Walker Howe
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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: The defeat of the past -- The continental setting -- From the jaws of defeat -- An era of good and bad feelings -- The world that cotton made -- Awakenings of religion -- Overthrowing the tyranny of distance -- The improvers -- Pursuing the millennium -- Andrew Jackson and his age -- Battles over sovereignty -- Jacksonian democracy and the rule of law -- Reason and revelation -- Jackson's third term -- The new economy -- The Whigs and their age -- American renaissance -- Texas, Tyler, and the telegraph -- Westward the star of empire -- The war against Mexico -- The revolutions of 1848 -- Finale: A vision of the future
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 904 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780195078947
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
2007012370
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • BK0007261183
  • 493380
Label
What hath God wrought : the transformation of America, 1815-1848, Daniel Walker Howe
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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: The defeat of the past -- The continental setting -- From the jaws of defeat -- An era of good and bad feelings -- The world that cotton made -- Awakenings of religion -- Overthrowing the tyranny of distance -- The improvers -- Pursuing the millennium -- Andrew Jackson and his age -- Battles over sovereignty -- Jacksonian democracy and the rule of law -- Reason and revelation -- Jackson's third term -- The new economy -- The Whigs and their age -- American renaissance -- Texas, Tyler, and the telegraph -- Westward the star of empire -- The war against Mexico -- The revolutions of 1848 -- Finale: A vision of the future
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 904 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780195078947
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
2007012370
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • BK0007261183
  • 493380

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