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The Resource A magnificent catastrophe : the tumultuous election of 1800 : America's first presidential campaign, Edward J. Larson

A magnificent catastrophe : the tumultuous election of 1800 : America's first presidential campaign, Edward J. Larson

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A magnificent catastrophe : the tumultuous election of 1800 : America's first presidential campaign
Title
A magnificent catastrophe
Title remainder
the tumultuous election of 1800 : America's first presidential campaign
Statement of responsibility
Edward J. Larson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A retelling of the presidential election campaign between John Adams and Thomas Jefferson describes the fierce rivalry that was called "America's Second Revolution" and reveals the pivotal roles played by Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Larson, Edward J.
Dewey number
324.973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E330
LC item number
.L37 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Adams, John
  • Burr, Aaron
  • Hamilton, Alexander
  • Presidents
  • Political culture
  • Political culture
  • United States
Label
A magnificent catastrophe : the tumultuous election of 1800 : America's first presidential campaign, Edward J. Larson
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0716/2007016017.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Preface -- Independence Day, July 4, 1776 -- From friends to rivals -- Crossing the bar -- "Electioneering has already begun" -- Burr v. Hamilton -- Caususes and calumny -- A new kind of campaign -- For God and party -- Insurrection -- Thunderstruck -- The tie -- Inauguration Day, March 4, 1801 -- Notes -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 335 p.
Isbn
9780743293174
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007016017
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocn137324896
Label
A magnificent catastrophe : the tumultuous election of 1800 : America's first presidential campaign, Edward J. Larson
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0716/2007016017.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Preface -- Independence Day, July 4, 1776 -- From friends to rivals -- Crossing the bar -- "Electioneering has already begun" -- Burr v. Hamilton -- Caususes and calumny -- A new kind of campaign -- For God and party -- Insurrection -- Thunderstruck -- The tie -- Inauguration Day, March 4, 1801 -- Notes -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 335 p.
Isbn
9780743293174
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007016017
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocn137324896

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