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The Resource Henry Clay : the essential American, David S. Heidler and Jeanne T. Heidler

Henry Clay : the essential American, David S. Heidler and Jeanne T. Heidler

Label
Henry Clay : the essential American
Title
Henry Clay
Title remainder
the essential American
Statement of responsibility
David S. Heidler and Jeanne T. Heidler
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Speaker of the House, senator, secretary of state, five-time presidential candidate, and idol to the young Abraham Lincoln, Henry Clay is captured in full in this rich and sweeping biography that vividly portrays all the drama of his times
Summary
Speaker of the House, senator, secretary of state, five-time presidential candidate, and idol to the young Abraham Lincoln, Henry Clay is captured in full in this rich and sweeping biography that vividly portrays all the drama of his times
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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349653
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 328.092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E340.C6
LC item number
H45 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the essential American
Label
Henry Clay : the essential American, David S. Heidler and Jeanne T. Heidler
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [497]-567) 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
The slashes -- "My hopes were more than realized" -- "Puppyism" -- The hawk and the gambler -- Uncompromising compromiser -- "I injured both him and myself" -- A thousand cuts -- Losing the bank, saving the Union -- Whig -- "I had rather be right than be president" -- Three campaigns -- Four letters -- "Death, ruthless death" -- The last gamble -- "What prodigies arise" -- "The best & almost only true friend"
Control code
ocm326531524
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiv, 595 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781400067268
Lccn
2009027872
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)326531524
  • (Sirsi) a1032666
Label
Henry Clay : the essential American, David S. Heidler and Jeanne T. Heidler
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [497]-567) 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
The slashes -- "My hopes were more than realized" -- "Puppyism" -- The hawk and the gambler -- Uncompromising compromiser -- "I injured both him and myself" -- A thousand cuts -- Losing the bank, saving the Union -- Whig -- "I had rather be right than be president" -- Three campaigns -- Four letters -- "Death, ruthless death" -- The last gamble -- "What prodigies arise" -- "The best & almost only true friend"
Control code
ocm326531524
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiv, 595 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781400067268
Lccn
2009027872
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)326531524
  • (Sirsi) a1032666

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