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The Resource Washington : the making of the American capital, Fergus M. Bordewich

Washington : the making of the American capital, Fergus M. Bordewich

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Washington : the making of the American capital
Title
Washington
Title remainder
the making of the American capital
Statement of responsibility
Fergus M. Bordewich
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the acclaimed author of "Bound for Canaan" comes a major work of American history on the astonishing compromises and alliances involved in making Washington, D.C., the capital of the new nation.
Member of
Summary
A history of the nation's capital city reveals the role of slavery in its construction, the political and financial obstacles that were faced by the founding fathers, and the back-room deals and shifting alliances that were to shape the region's influence
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238596
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bordewich, Fergus M
Dewey number
975.3/01
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • City planning
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • United States
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Washington (D.C.)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
making the American capital
Label
Washington : the making of the American capital, Fergus M. Bordewich
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [341-356]) 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
Control code
20221096
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
367 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780060842383
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
Washington : the making of the American capital, Fergus M. Bordewich
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [341-356]) 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
Control code
20221096
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
367 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780060842383
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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