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The Resource Washington burning : how a Frenchman's vision of our nation's capital survived Congress, the Founding Fathers, and the invading British Army, Les Standiford

Washington burning : how a Frenchman's vision of our nation's capital survived Congress, the Founding Fathers, and the invading British Army, Les Standiford

Label
Washington burning : how a Frenchman's vision of our nation's capital survived Congress, the Founding Fathers, and the invading British Army
Title
Washington burning
Title remainder
how a Frenchman's vision of our nation's capital survived Congress, the Founding Fathers, and the invading British Army
Statement of responsibility
Les Standiford
Title variation
Washington burning
Title variation remainder
how a Frenchmans vision of our nations capital survived Congress, the Founding Fathers, and the invading British Army
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An early history of Washington, D.C., describes how the city became the nation's capital, the design of eccentric French architect Pierre Charles L'Enfant, and the 1814 burning of the city by British troops
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
238603
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Standiford, Les
Dewey number
975.3/02
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F195
LC item number
.S79 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • L'Enfant, Pierre Charles
  • City planning
  • Architecture
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Washington (D.C.)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how a Frenchman's vision of our nation's capital survived Congress, the Founding Fathers, and the invading British Army
Label
Washington burning : how a Frenchman's vision of our nation's capital survived Congress, the Founding Fathers, and the invading British Army, Les Standiford
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
Control code
669166
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 353 pages
Isbn
9780307346445
Lccn
2007044751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780307346445
  • (OCoLC)181079166
Label
Washington burning : how a Frenchman's vision of our nation's capital survived Congress, the Founding Fathers, and the invading British Army, Les Standiford
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
Control code
669166
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 353 pages
Isbn
9780307346445
Lccn
2007044751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780307346445
  • (OCoLC)181079166

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