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The Resource Imperfect union : how Jessie and John Frémont mapped the West, invented celebrity, and helped cause the Civil War, Steve Inskeep

Imperfect union : how Jessie and John Frémont mapped the West, invented celebrity, and helped cause the Civil War, Steve Inskeep

Label
Imperfect union : how Jessie and John Frémont mapped the West, invented celebrity, and helped cause the Civil War
Title
Imperfect union
Title remainder
how Jessie and John Frémont mapped the West, invented celebrity, and helped cause the Civil War
Statement of responsibility
Steve Inskeep
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Steve Inskeep tells the riveting story of John and Jessie Frémont, the husband and wife team who in the 1800s were instrumental in the westward expansion of the United States, and thus became America's first great political couple."--
Summary
Steve Inskeep tells the riveting story of John and Jessie Fremont, the husband and wife team who in the 1800s were instrumental in the westward expansion of the United States, and thus became America's first great political couple
Writing style
Assigning source
From publisher's description
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10838283
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
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Inskeep, Steve
Dewey number
  • 910.92/2
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E415.9.F79
LC item number
I67 2020
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Frémont, Jessie Benton
  • Frémont, John Charles
  • Explorers
  • Women pioneers
  • Pioneers
  • Politicians
  • Politicians' spouses
  • Women's rights
  • Antislavery movements
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how Jessie and John Frémont mapped the West, invented celebrity, and helped cause the Civil War
Label
Imperfect union : how Jessie and John Frémont mapped the West, invented celebrity, and helped cause the Civil War, Steve Inskeep
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 421-430) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Aid me with your influence -- The equal merits of differing peoples -- The current of important events -- Miseries that attend a separation -- I determined to make there a home -- The manifest purpose of providence -- A taste for danger and bold daring adventure -- The Spaniards were somewhat rude and inhospitable -- I am not going to let you write anything but your name -- Do not suppose I lightly interfere in a matter belonging to men -- We pressed onward with fatal resolution -- Jessie Benton Frémont was the better man of the two -- We thought money might come in handy -- All the stupid laurels that ever grew -- Decidedly, this ought to be struck out -- He throws away his heart
Control code
2019030462
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxix, 449 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780735224353
Lccn
2019030462
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1102988017
Label
Imperfect union : how Jessie and John Frémont mapped the West, invented celebrity, and helped cause the Civil War, Steve Inskeep
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 421-430) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Aid me with your influence -- The equal merits of differing peoples -- The current of important events -- Miseries that attend a separation -- I determined to make there a home -- The manifest purpose of providence -- A taste for danger and bold daring adventure -- The Spaniards were somewhat rude and inhospitable -- I am not going to let you write anything but your name -- Do not suppose I lightly interfere in a matter belonging to men -- We pressed onward with fatal resolution -- Jessie Benton Frémont was the better man of the two -- We thought money might come in handy -- All the stupid laurels that ever grew -- Decidedly, this ought to be struck out -- He throws away his heart
Control code
2019030462
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxix, 449 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780735224353
Lccn
2019030462
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1102988017

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