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The Resource Jefferson's America : the President, the purchase, and the explorers who transformed a nation, by Julie M. Fenster

Jefferson's America : the President, the purchase, and the explorers who transformed a nation, by Julie M. Fenster

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Jefferson's America : the President, the purchase, and the explorers who transformed a nation
Title
Jefferson's America
Title remainder
the President, the purchase, and the explorers who transformed a nation
Statement of responsibility
by Julie M. Fenster
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The surprising story of how Thomas Jefferson commanded an unrivaled age of American exploration, sending out waves of expeditions into the West after the Louisiana Purchase. In presiding over that era of discovery, Jefferson forged a great nation"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fenster, J. M.
Dewey number
973.4/6092
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
F592
LC item number
.F46 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Lewis and Clark Expedition
  • Louisiana Purchase
  • Explorers
  • West (U.S.)
  • United States
Label
Jefferson's America : the President, the purchase, and the explorers who transformed a nation, by Julie M. Fenster
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
In Play -- The Man In The Farming Coat -- This Paradise Or Pandemonium -- A Wall Of Brass -- "They Pretend It Is Only To Promote Knoledge" -- "The Object Of Your Mission Is Single" -- Captain Merry -- A Second Expedition -- A Special Kind Of War -- Toward The Ouachita -- River Of Dirt -- Louisiana Freshes -- Mandan, Amatari And Minitar<U+00d4>i -- New Year's -- The Arcansa And Red River Expedition -- Mysteries Of The Mississippi -- Achievements Large And Small -- "The More Danger The More Honor" -- Hobbling Boldly -- To Go Or Not To Go -- Freeman And A Certain Success -- Men Of Jefferson
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
367 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780307956484
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2015041160
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • sky278996751
  • (OCoLC)995346125
  • 925627
Label
Jefferson's America : the President, the purchase, and the explorers who transformed a nation, by Julie M. Fenster
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
In Play -- The Man In The Farming Coat -- This Paradise Or Pandemonium -- A Wall Of Brass -- "They Pretend It Is Only To Promote Knoledge" -- "The Object Of Your Mission Is Single" -- Captain Merry -- A Second Expedition -- A Special Kind Of War -- Toward The Ouachita -- River Of Dirt -- Louisiana Freshes -- Mandan, Amatari And Minitar<U+00d4>i -- New Year's -- The Arcansa And Red River Expedition -- Mysteries Of The Mississippi -- Achievements Large And Small -- "The More Danger The More Honor" -- Hobbling Boldly -- To Go Or Not To Go -- Freeman And A Certain Success -- Men Of Jefferson
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
367 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780307956484
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2015041160
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • sky278996751
  • (OCoLC)995346125
  • 925627

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