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The Resource The Virginia dynasty : four presidents and the creation of the American nation, Lynne Cheney

The Virginia dynasty : four presidents and the creation of the American nation, Lynne Cheney

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The Virginia dynasty : four presidents and the creation of the American nation
Title
The Virginia dynasty
Title remainder
four presidents and the creation of the American nation
Statement of responsibility
Lynne Cheney
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A group portrait of America's first four presidents from Virginia focuses on a series of key historical episodes that illustrate how the myriad leadership roles of Washington, Jefferson, Madison and Monroe promoted transcendental, if contradictory, national views about freedom and equality
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
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Cheney, Lynne V
Dewey number
  • 973.09/9
  • B
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Presidents
  • Washington, George
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Madison, James
  • Monroe, James
  • Statesmen
  • Founding Fathers of the United States
  • United States
  • HISTORY / United States / Revolutionary Period (1775-1800)
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Presidents & Heads of State
  • HISTORY / United States / State & Local / South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, WV)
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Madison, James
  • Monroe, James
  • Washington, George
  • Founding Fathers of the United States
  • Politics and government
  • Presidents
  • Statesmen
  • United States
  • Virginia
Label
The Virginia dynasty : four presidents and the creation of the American nation, Lynne Cheney
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 399-422) and index
Contents
Prologue -- The warriors: from triumph to catastrophe -- River crossing: victory hard won -- The intellectuals: poetry and prose -- Untrodden ground: a nation wholly new -- Schism: breaking the bonds of attachment -- Interregnum: the President from Braintree -- The spirit of '76: the Virginians return -- Securing independence: war under the Constitution -- Dynasty's end: gathering storm clouds -- Epilogue
Control code
on1192540081
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
437 pages
Isbn
9781101980040
Lccn
2020940885
System control number
(OCoLC)1192540081
Label
The Virginia dynasty : four presidents and the creation of the American nation, Lynne Cheney
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 399-422) and index
Contents
Prologue -- The warriors: from triumph to catastrophe -- River crossing: victory hard won -- The intellectuals: poetry and prose -- Untrodden ground: a nation wholly new -- Schism: breaking the bonds of attachment -- Interregnum: the President from Braintree -- The spirit of '76: the Virginians return -- Securing independence: war under the Constitution -- Dynasty's end: gathering storm clouds -- Epilogue
Control code
on1192540081
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
437 pages
Isbn
9781101980040
Lccn
2020940885
System control number
(OCoLC)1192540081

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