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The Resource American creation : triumphs and tragedies at the founding of the republic, Joseph J. Ellis

American creation : triumphs and tragedies at the founding of the republic, Joseph J. Ellis

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American creation : triumphs and tragedies at the founding of the republic
Title
American creation
Title remainder
triumphs and tragedies at the founding of the republic
Statement of responsibility
Joseph J. Ellis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An ironic examination of the founding years of our country. Historian Ellis guides us through the decisive issues of the nation's founding, and illuminates the emerging philosophies, shifting alliances, and personal and political foibles of our now iconic leaders.--From publisher description
Summary
An examination of the early years of the American Republic analyzes the eventful last quarter of the eighteenth century, the accomplishments of the American founders, and the triumphs and failures that shaped the early nation and the American character
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2007.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2007
Biography type
contains biographical information
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203322
Cataloging source
DLC
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Ellis, Joseph J
Dewey number
973.3
Index
index present
LC call number
E302.1
LC item number
.E44 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • United States
  • United States
  • Statesmen
  • Politicians
  • Political culture
  • United States
  • United States
  • National characteristics, American
Target audience
adult
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triumphs and tragedies at the founding of the republic
Label
American creation : triumphs and tragedies at the founding of the republic, Joseph J. Ellis
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm83609481
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 283 p.
Isbn
9780307263698
Lccn
2007005273
System control number
(OCoLC)83609481
Label
American creation : triumphs and tragedies at the founding of the republic, Joseph J. Ellis
Publication
Control code
ocm83609481
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 283 p.
Isbn
9780307263698
Lccn
2007005273
System control number
(OCoLC)83609481

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