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The Resource American sanctuary : mutiny, martyrdom, and national identity in the age of revolution, A. Roger Ekirch

American sanctuary : mutiny, martyrdom, and national identity in the age of revolution, A. Roger Ekirch

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American sanctuary : mutiny, martyrdom, and national identity in the age of revolution
Title
American sanctuary
Title remainder
mutiny, martyrdom, and national identity in the age of revolution
Statement of responsibility
A. Roger Ekirch
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The book is a triptych, beginning with the mutiny on the Hermione and the ensuing manhunt for members of her crew. The second section recounts the arrival of a handful of mutineers in the United States, including Jonathan Robbins, before examining in depth the political crisis that engulfed John Adams and the Federalist Party. The final three chapters focus on the election of 1800 and the protracted consequences of Robbins's martyrdom during the years of Republican ascendancy."--Preface
Summary
Traces the story and legacy of the 1797 mutiny aboard the frigate HMS Hermione, describing the execution of martyr Jonathan Robbins and the subsequent decades of constitutional crisis in America that shaped a major election
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10550909
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ekirch, A. Roger
Dewey number
973.4/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E321
LC item number
.E38 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adams, John
  • Nash, Thomas
  • Hermione Mutiny, 1797
  • Fugitives from justice
  • Political refugees
  • Mutiny
  • Martyrdom
  • Asylum, Right of
  • Nationalism
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
mutiny, martyrdom, and national identity in the Age of Revolution
Label
American sanctuary : mutiny, martyrdom, and national identity in the age of revolution, A. Roger Ekirch
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
Prologue -- Part One: Mutiny -- I. Men-Of-War -- II. Hand 'Em Up -- III. Dragnet -- Part Two: Martyrdom -- IV. Receive The Fugitive -- V. United States V. Nathan Robbins -- VI. Martyr To Liberty -- Part Three: National Identity -- VII. Siegnor Galatini And His Gang -- VIII. Revolution Of 1800 -- IX. Jonathan's Ghost -- Epilogue -- Coda
Control code
21068204
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xix, 293 pages
Isbn
9780307379900
Lccn
2016015119
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780307379900
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn950635294
  • (OCoLC)950635294
Label
American sanctuary : mutiny, martyrdom, and national identity in the age of revolution, A. Roger Ekirch
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
Prologue -- Part One: Mutiny -- I. Men-Of-War -- II. Hand 'Em Up -- III. Dragnet -- Part Two: Martyrdom -- IV. Receive The Fugitive -- V. United States V. Nathan Robbins -- VI. Martyr To Liberty -- Part Three: National Identity -- VII. Siegnor Galatini And His Gang -- VIII. Revolution Of 1800 -- IX. Jonathan's Ghost -- Epilogue -- Coda
Control code
21068204
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xix, 293 pages
Isbn
9780307379900
Lccn
2016015119
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780307379900
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn950635294
  • (OCoLC)950635294

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