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The Resource An imperfect god : George Washington, his slaves, and the creation of America, Henry Wiencek

An imperfect god : George Washington, his slaves, and the creation of America, Henry Wiencek

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An imperfect god : George Washington, his slaves, and the creation of America
Title
An imperfect god
Title remainder
George Washington, his slaves, and the creation of America
Statement of responsibility
Henry Wiencek
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An analysis of how the life of George Washington was impacted by slavery discusses his blood ties to the slave community, childhood in a mixed-race neighborhood, activities as a slave owner, realization of the evils of slavery during the Revolutionary War, and political efforts on behalf of slaves
Award
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2003.
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for History, 2003.
Biography type
individual biography
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162806
Cataloging source
TEF
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Wiencek, Henry
Dewey number
  • 973.4/1/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E312.17
LC item number
.W6 2004b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Washington, George
  • Washington, George
  • Washington, George
  • Presidents
  • Slavery
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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George Washington, his slaves, and the creation of America
Label
An imperfect god : George Washington, his slaves, and the creation of America, Henry Wiencek
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-390) and index
Control code
ocm56495892
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
404 p.
Isbn
9780374529512
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)458699722
Label
An imperfect god : George Washington, his slaves, and the creation of America, Henry Wiencek
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-390) and index
Control code
ocm56495892
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
404 p.
Isbn
9780374529512
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)458699722

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