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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

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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
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."--NoveList
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
AZZPT
Dewey number
  • 973.3/82092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E206
LC item number
.P48 2016b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/related_authorities
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True
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 375-403) 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
Preface: The fault line -- Part I: The wilderness of untried things -- Chapter One: Demons of fear and disorder -- Chapter Two: The mosquito fleet -- Chapter Three: A cabinet of fortitude -- Chapter Four: The year of the hangman -- Chapter Five: The dark eagle -- Chapter Six: Saratoga -- Part II: Secret motives and designs -- Chapter Seven: The bite of a rattlesnake -- Chapter Eight: The knight of the burning mountain -- Chapter Nine: Unmerciful fangs -- Chapter Ten: The chasm -- Chapter Eleven: The pangs of a dying man -- Chapter Twelve: The crash -- Chapter Thirteen: No time for remorse -- Epilogue: A nation of traitors
Control code
ocn933729300
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 427 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780525426783
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits, black and white
System control number
  • (OCoLC)933729300
  • (Sirsi) a1917930
Label
Valiant ambition : George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the fate of the American Revolution, Nathaniel Philbrick
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 375-403) 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
Preface: The fault line -- Part I: The wilderness of untried things -- Chapter One: Demons of fear and disorder -- Chapter Two: The mosquito fleet -- Chapter Three: A cabinet of fortitude -- Chapter Four: The year of the hangman -- Chapter Five: The dark eagle -- Chapter Six: Saratoga -- Part II: Secret motives and designs -- Chapter Seven: The bite of a rattlesnake -- Chapter Eight: The knight of the burning mountain -- Chapter Nine: Unmerciful fangs -- Chapter Ten: The chasm -- Chapter Eleven: The pangs of a dying man -- Chapter Twelve: The crash -- Chapter Thirteen: No time for remorse -- Epilogue: A nation of traitors
Control code
ocn933729300
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 427 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780525426783
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits, black and white
System control number
  • (OCoLC)933729300
  • (Sirsi) a1917930

Library Locations

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      1201 Jeff Ginn Memorial Drive, Pasadena, TX, 77506, US
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