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The Resource The men who united the States : the amazing stories of the explorers, inventors and mavericks who made America, Simon Winchester

The men who united the States : the amazing stories of the explorers, inventors and mavericks who made America, Simon Winchester

Label
The men who united the States : the amazing stories of the explorers, inventors and mavericks who made America
Title
The men who united the States
Title remainder
the amazing stories of the explorers, inventors and mavericks who made America
Statement of responsibility
Simon Winchester
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From bestselling author Simon Winchester, the extraordinary story of how America was united into a single nation. For more than two centuries, E pluribus unum - out of many, one - has been featured on America's official government seals and stamped on its currency. But how did America become 'one nation, indivisible'? In this monumental history, Simon Winchester addresses this question, introducing the fearless trailblazers whose achievements forged and unified America
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Winchester, Simon
Dewey number
  • 973
  • 973
  • 920 WINC
  • 973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Nationalism
  • Biography
Label
The men who united the States : the amazing stories of the explorers, inventors and mavericks who made America, Simon Winchester
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Map on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780007532377
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 463 pages
Isbn
9780007532377
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white), maps (black and white)
Label
The men who united the States : the amazing stories of the explorers, inventors and mavericks who made America, Simon Winchester
Publication
Note
Map on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780007532377
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 463 pages
Isbn
9780007532377
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white), maps (black and white)

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