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The Resource The American miracle : divine providence in the rise of the Republic, Michael Medved

The American miracle : divine providence in the rise of the Republic, Michael Medved

Label
The American miracle : divine providence in the rise of the Republic
Title
The American miracle
Title remainder
divine providence in the rise of the Republic
Statement of responsibility
Michael Medved
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The history of the United States displays an uncanny pattern: At moments of crisis, when the odds against success seem overwhelming and disaster looks imminent, fate intervenes to provide deliverance and progress. Historians may categorize these incidents as happy accidents, callous crimes, or the product of brilliant leadership, but the most notable leaders of the past four hundred years have identified this good fortune as something else{u2014}a reflection of divine providence
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
277.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E179
LC item number
.M483 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The American miracle : divine providence in the rise of the Republic, Michael Medved
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The glorious fourth -- Blown blessedly off course -- Revolutionary revelations -- Indispensable, indestructible -- "An assembly of demigods" -- Providential purchase -- American Agincourt -- "Big drunk" and Lone Star luck -- Golden timing -- The miracle of Lincoln -- Waiting for a sign -- The messenger and his message -- "This favored land"
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 402 pages
Isbn
9780553447262
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2016023658
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • sky283372171
  • (OCoLC)957077698
  • 932007
Label
The American miracle : divine providence in the rise of the Republic, Michael Medved
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The glorious fourth -- Blown blessedly off course -- Revolutionary revelations -- Indispensable, indestructible -- "An assembly of demigods" -- Providential purchase -- American Agincourt -- "Big drunk" and Lone Star luck -- Golden timing -- The miracle of Lincoln -- Waiting for a sign -- The messenger and his message -- "This favored land"
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 402 pages
Isbn
9780553447262
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2016023658
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • sky283372171
  • (OCoLC)957077698
  • 932007

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