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The Resource Valiant ambition : George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the fate of the American Revolution, Nathaniel Philbrick

Valiant ambition : George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the fate of the American Revolution, Nathaniel Philbrick

Label
Valiant ambition : George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the fate of the American Revolution
Title
Valiant ambition
Title remainder
George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the fate of the American Revolution
Statement of responsibility
Nathaniel Philbrick
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the bestselling author of In the Heart of the Sea, winner of the National Book Award, comes a surprising account of the middle years of the American Revolution and the tragic relationship between George Washington and Benedict Arnold
Summary
The National Book Award-winning author of In the Heart of the Sea presents an account of the complicated middle years of the American Revolution that shares lesser-known insights into the tragic relationship between George Washington and Benedict Arnold
Writing style
Award
ALA Notable Book, 2017.
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10488860
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Philbrick, Nathaniel
Dewey number
  • 973.3/82092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
E206
LC item number
.P48 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Washington, George
  • Arnold, Benedict
  • United States
  • United States
  • Generals
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the fate of the American Revolution
Label
Valiant ambition : George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the fate of the American Revolution, Nathaniel Philbrick
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 741-814)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. The wilderness of untried things -- Demons of fear and disorder -- The mosquito fleet -- A cabinet of fortitude -- The year of the hangman -- The dark eagle -- Saratoga -- Part II. Secret motives and designs -- The bite of a rattlesnake -- The knight of the burning mountain -- Unmerciful fangs -- The chasm -- The pangs of a dying man -- The crash -- No time for remorse -- Epilogue: a nation of traitors
Control code
20641980
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
827 pages (large print), 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410489500
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016010890
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn944179821
  • (OCoLC)944179821
Label
Valiant ambition : George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the fate of the American Revolution, Nathaniel Philbrick
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 741-814)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. The wilderness of untried things -- Demons of fear and disorder -- The mosquito fleet -- A cabinet of fortitude -- The year of the hangman -- The dark eagle -- Saratoga -- Part II. Secret motives and designs -- The bite of a rattlesnake -- The knight of the burning mountain -- Unmerciful fangs -- The chasm -- The pangs of a dying man -- The crash -- No time for remorse -- Epilogue: a nation of traitors
Control code
20641980
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
827 pages (large print), 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410489500
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016010890
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn944179821
  • (OCoLC)944179821

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