Coverart for item
The Resource First entrepreneur : how George Washington built his--and the nation's--prosperity, Edward G. Lengel

First entrepreneur : how George Washington built his--and the nation's--prosperity, Edward G. Lengel

Label
First entrepreneur : how George Washington built his--and the nation's--prosperity
Title
First entrepreneur
Title remainder
how George Washington built his--and the nation's--prosperity
Statement of responsibility
Edward G. Lengel
Title variation
First entrepreneur
Title variation remainder
how George Washington built his--and the nations--prosperity
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Draws on primary sources to illuminate the first president's lesser-known achievements as an entrepreneur, citing his financial prowess in building the Mount Vernon estate, managing Continental Army resources and establishing a stable national economy, "--NoveList
Summary
Draws on primary sources to illuminate the first president's lesser-known achievements as an entrepreneur, citing his financial prowess in building the Mount Vernon estate, managing Continental Army resources and establishing a stable national economy
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10462722
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lengel, Edward G
Dewey number
973.4/1092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Washington, George
  • Presidents
  • Mount Vernon (Va. : Estate)
  • Washington, George
  • Business
  • Presidents
  • United States
  • Virginia
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how George Washington built his--and the nation's--prosperity
Label
First entrepreneur : how George Washington built his--and the nation's--prosperity, Edward G. Lengel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Family fortunes -- Love and investment -- The road to economic freedom -- Money: the sinews of war -- Victory without peace -- An estate grows, a nation stumbles -- Building a national economy: Washington's first term -- Keeping the peace: Washington's second term -- The road home
Control code
ocn921926479
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 280 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306823473
Lccn
2015032444
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)921926479
Label
First entrepreneur : how George Washington built his--and the nation's--prosperity, Edward G. Lengel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Family fortunes -- Love and investment -- The road to economic freedom -- Money: the sinews of war -- Victory without peace -- An estate grows, a nation stumbles -- Building a national economy: Washington's first term -- Keeping the peace: Washington's second term -- The road home
Control code
ocn921926479
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 280 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306823473
Lccn
2015032444
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)921926479

Library Locations

    • Central LibraryBorrow it
      710 W. Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX, 78701, US
      30.271302100000 -97.746016800000
Processing Feedback ...