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The Resource Founding fathers : the shaping of America, Gerry and Janet Souter

Founding fathers : the shaping of America, Gerry and Janet Souter

Label
Founding fathers : the shaping of America
Title
Founding fathers
Title remainder
the shaping of America
Statement of responsibility
Gerry and Janet Souter
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Military, political, and social events are explored through the text plus 30 facsimile items
Cataloging source
CQF
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
E209
LC item number
.S79 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Founding fathers : the shaping of America, Gerry and Janet Souter
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Removable facsimiles in pockets
  • Material in this book has previously been published in The Founding of the United States Experience, 1763-1815
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [62]) and index
Contents
Washington: a choice and a challenge -- John Adams: the outspoken advocate -- Lexington and Concord unite the colonies -- Tiger by the tail: Battle of Breed's Hill -- Washington chosen to lead -- Jefferson and the Declaration of Independence --The British return to the Colonies -- Washington retreats to the Jersey Woods -- Washington attacks while Congress dithers -- Franklin captures France -- Martha & George Washington in winter quarters -- Washington divides his command: surrender at Saratoga -- Ordeal at Valley Forge -- New Colonial army shows its teeth -- War in the south: Tarleton's Tories -- Cowpens: Tarleton shattered, Cornwallis marches to Yorktown -- French march with Washington to Yorktown -- Unfinished business: strong central government or states' rights? -- Madison and Hamilton sell the Constitution to Congress -- Jefferson looks for elbow room -- Jefferson goes to war against the Barbary pirates -- Honor, politics, and Hamilton's farewell -- "Mr. Madison's War" is declared -- Madison's "Warhawks" on the attack and on the run -- The war at sea and improbable victory -- The founding & the future
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
61 p.
Isbn
9781435115866
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps, facsims.
System control number
(OCoLC)609912595
Label
Founding fathers : the shaping of America, Gerry and Janet Souter
Publication
Note
  • Removable facsimiles in pockets
  • Material in this book has previously been published in The Founding of the United States Experience, 1763-1815
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [62]) and index
Contents
Washington: a choice and a challenge -- John Adams: the outspoken advocate -- Lexington and Concord unite the colonies -- Tiger by the tail: Battle of Breed's Hill -- Washington chosen to lead -- Jefferson and the Declaration of Independence --The British return to the Colonies -- Washington retreats to the Jersey Woods -- Washington attacks while Congress dithers -- Franklin captures France -- Martha & George Washington in winter quarters -- Washington divides his command: surrender at Saratoga -- Ordeal at Valley Forge -- New Colonial army shows its teeth -- War in the south: Tarleton's Tories -- Cowpens: Tarleton shattered, Cornwallis marches to Yorktown -- French march with Washington to Yorktown -- Unfinished business: strong central government or states' rights? -- Madison and Hamilton sell the Constitution to Congress -- Jefferson looks for elbow room -- Jefferson goes to war against the Barbary pirates -- Honor, politics, and Hamilton's farewell -- "Mr. Madison's War" is declared -- Madison's "Warhawks" on the attack and on the run -- The war at sea and improbable victory -- The founding & the future
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
61 p.
Isbn
9781435115866
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps, facsims.
System control number
(OCoLC)609912595

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