The Resource His Excellency : George Washington, Joseph J. Ellis

His Excellency : George Washington, Joseph J. Ellis

Label
His Excellency : George Washington
Title
His Excellency
Title remainder
George Washington
Statement of responsibility
Joseph J. Ellis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing from the newly catalogued Washington papers at the University of Virginia, the author paints a full portrait of Washington's life and career in the context of eighteenth-century America, richly detailing his private life and illustrating the ways in which it influenced his public persona
Summary
From the French and Indian War to Mount Vernon, from the American Revolution to the presidency, Ellis delivers what will stand the test of time as the definitive biography of the greatest American icon
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2004.
Biography type
individual biography
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156441
Cataloging source
DLC
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Ellis, Joseph J
Dewey number
  • 973.41092
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
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1390
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Washington, George
  • Presidents
  • Generals
Target audience
adult
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George Washington
Label
His Excellency : George Washington, Joseph J. Ellis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Interior regions -- The strenuous squire -- First in war -- Destiny's child -- Introspective interlude -- First in peace -- Testament
Control code
ocm54817026
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 320 p.
Isbn
9781400040315
Lccn
2004046576
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADO-6837
Label
His Excellency : George Washington, Joseph J. Ellis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Interior regions -- The strenuous squire -- First in war -- Destiny's child -- Introspective interlude -- First in peace -- Testament
Control code
ocm54817026
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 320 p.
Isbn
9781400040315
Lccn
2004046576
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADO-6837

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