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The Washingtons : George and Martha, "join'd by friendship, crown'd by love", Flora Fraser

Label
The Washingtons : George and Martha, "join'd by friendship, crown'd by love"
Title
The Washingtons
Title remainder
George and Martha, "join'd by friendship, crown'd by love"
Statement of responsibility
Flora Fraser
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A full-scale portrait of the marriage of the father and mother of our country--and of the struggle for independence that he led"--Dust jacket flap
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fraser, Flora
Dewey number
  • 973.4/10922
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E312.19
LC item number
.F85 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Washington, George
  • Washington, Martha
  • Presidents
  • Presidents' spouses
  • Generals
  • Generals' spouses
  • United States
Label
The Washingtons : George and Martha, "join'd by friendship, crown'd by love", Flora Fraser
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on end sheets
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
Book one: The colonel and his lady, 1758-1775 -- Colonial colonel -- Dandridge's daughter -- North and south -- Mount Vernon, Fairfax County -- Family affairs -- Acts and associations -- Fevers and physicians -- The schooling of Jacky Custis -- Death and adjustment -- Continental Army -- Book two: The general and Lady Washington, 1775-1783 -- Taking command, 1775 -- Besieging Boston, 1775-1776 -- New York and Philadelphia, 1776 -- Retreat to the Delaware, 1776-1777 -- Morristown and Brandywine, 1777 -- Valley Forge, 1777-1778 -- Philadelphia and Middlebrook, New Jersey, 1778-1779 -- The hard winter: Morristown, 1779-1780 -- Home and headquarters, 1780-1781 -- Victory on the York and private grief, 1781 -- Uncertainty and disaffection, 1781-1783 -- Peace on the Hudson, 1783 -- Book three: After the war, 1784-1802 -- Mount Vernon, 1784-1786 -- Conventions and elections, 1787-1789 -- New York houses, 1789-1790 -- Market Street, Philadelphia, 1790-1793 -- Second term, 1793-1797 -- Retirement, 1797-1798 -- The death of a president, 1799 -- Dissolution, 1799-1802
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First United States edition.
Extent
xviii, 440 pages, 24 unnumbered plates
Isbn
9780307474438
Isbn Type
(trade pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014045521
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn902801587
Label
The Washingtons : George and Martha, "join'd by friendship, crown'd by love", Flora Fraser
Publication
Note
Maps on end sheets
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
Book one: The colonel and his lady, 1758-1775 -- Colonial colonel -- Dandridge's daughter -- North and south -- Mount Vernon, Fairfax County -- Family affairs -- Acts and associations -- Fevers and physicians -- The schooling of Jacky Custis -- Death and adjustment -- Continental Army -- Book two: The general and Lady Washington, 1775-1783 -- Taking command, 1775 -- Besieging Boston, 1775-1776 -- New York and Philadelphia, 1776 -- Retreat to the Delaware, 1776-1777 -- Morristown and Brandywine, 1777 -- Valley Forge, 1777-1778 -- Philadelphia and Middlebrook, New Jersey, 1778-1779 -- The hard winter: Morristown, 1779-1780 -- Home and headquarters, 1780-1781 -- Victory on the York and private grief, 1781 -- Uncertainty and disaffection, 1781-1783 -- Peace on the Hudson, 1783 -- Book three: After the war, 1784-1802 -- Mount Vernon, 1784-1786 -- Conventions and elections, 1787-1789 -- New York houses, 1789-1790 -- Market Street, Philadelphia, 1790-1793 -- Second term, 1793-1797 -- Retirement, 1797-1798 -- The death of a president, 1799 -- Dissolution, 1799-1802
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First United States edition.
Extent
xviii, 440 pages, 24 unnumbered plates
Isbn
9780307474438
Isbn Type
(trade pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014045521
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn902801587

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