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James Madison, Garry Wills

Label
James Madison
Title
James Madison
Statement of responsibility
Garry Wills
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this examination of the life of a founding father, renowned historian Wills takes a fresh look at the life of James Madison, from his rise to prominence in the colonies through his role in the creation of the Articles of Confederation and the first Constitutional Congress
Member of
Summary
Chronicles the life and career of the fourth American president from his work constructing the U.S. Constitution, his years in the legislature, his two presidential terms, and his later role as elder statesman
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2002
Biography type
individual biography
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158448
Cataloging source
DLC
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1934-
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Wills, Garry
Dewey number
  • 973.51092
  • 920
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
The American presidents series
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  • Madison, James
  • Presidents
  • United States
  • Presidenten
  • Madison, James
Target audience
adult
Label
James Madison, Garry Wills
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [173]-174) and index
Contents
  • 2. The
  • Presidency : first term (1809-1813)
  • 4.
  • Policy and personnel
  • 5.
  • Domestic affairs : the partisans
  • 6.
  • Foreign affairs : suckered twice
  • 7.
  • Maneuvering into war
  • 1.
  • 8.
  • To conquer Canada
  • 9.
  • Frigates and a fresh start
  • 3. The
  • Presidency : second term (1813-1817)
  • 10.
  • Peace overtures and professionalism
  • 11.
  • Washington and Baltimore
  • Pre-presidential years (1751-1809)
  • 12.
  • Maneuvering out of war
  • 13.
  • Assessing the Presidency
  • 1.
  • Before the Constitution
  • 2. The
  • Constitution
  • 3.
  • Three administrations
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xx, 184 p.
Isbn
9780805069051
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2002019692
System control number
(OCoLC)49335842
Label
James Madison, Garry Wills
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [173]-174) and index
Contents
  • 2. The
  • Presidency : first term (1809-1813)
  • 4.
  • Policy and personnel
  • 5.
  • Domestic affairs : the partisans
  • 6.
  • Foreign affairs : suckered twice
  • 7.
  • Maneuvering into war
  • 1.
  • 8.
  • To conquer Canada
  • 9.
  • Frigates and a fresh start
  • 3. The
  • Presidency : second term (1813-1817)
  • 10.
  • Peace overtures and professionalism
  • 11.
  • Washington and Baltimore
  • Pre-presidential years (1751-1809)
  • 12.
  • Maneuvering out of war
  • 13.
  • Assessing the Presidency
  • 1.
  • Before the Constitution
  • 2. The
  • Constitution
  • 3.
  • Three administrations
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xx, 184 p.
Isbn
9780805069051
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2002019692
System control number
(OCoLC)49335842

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