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The Resource The education of George Washington : how a forgotten book shaped the character of a hero, Austin Washington

The education of George Washington : how a forgotten book shaped the character of a hero, Austin Washington

Label
The education of George Washington : how a forgotten book shaped the character of a hero
Title
The education of George Washington
Title remainder
how a forgotten book shaped the character of a hero
Statement of responsibility
Austin Washington
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Washington, Austin
Dewey number
973.4/1092
Index
index present
LC call number
E312.2
LC item number
.W37 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Washington, George
  • Washington, George
Label
The education of George Washington : how a forgotten book shaped the character of a hero, Austin Washington
Instantiates
Publication
Note
The author chronicles the influence of "A payegyrick to the memory of His Grace Frederick, late Duke of Schonberg" by Hippolyte du Chastelet de Luzancy (English-language version published in London in 1690) upon building the character of the young George Washington
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-335) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"I cannot tell a lie" : the cherry tree story is true (but different from how you heard it) -- George Washington's religion : "the miraculous care of providence" -- George Washington's "strength," "vivacity," and "soundness of mind and body" -- George Washington's "affable, candid, and obliging nature" -- "His duty was his greatest passion" -- The coolest American -- "The most surprising dangers, never betray'd in him any fear" -- "Exact to the rules of civility, breeding, and all the accomplishments of men of quality" -- Commander in Chief -- From the Siege of Boston to the Crossing of the Delaware : George Washington's Fabian strategy keeps the American cause alive -- Valley Forge -- George Washington, Cincinnatus, and Bozo the Clown -- George leaves the presidency and the republic on a firm footing -- George Washington's fame
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
344 pages
Isbn
9781621572053
Lccn
2013051315
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn854611738
  • 1348532
Label
The education of George Washington : how a forgotten book shaped the character of a hero, Austin Washington
Publication
Note
The author chronicles the influence of "A payegyrick to the memory of His Grace Frederick, late Duke of Schonberg" by Hippolyte du Chastelet de Luzancy (English-language version published in London in 1690) upon building the character of the young George Washington
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-335) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"I cannot tell a lie" : the cherry tree story is true (but different from how you heard it) -- George Washington's religion : "the miraculous care of providence" -- George Washington's "strength," "vivacity," and "soundness of mind and body" -- George Washington's "affable, candid, and obliging nature" -- "His duty was his greatest passion" -- The coolest American -- "The most surprising dangers, never betray'd in him any fear" -- "Exact to the rules of civility, breeding, and all the accomplishments of men of quality" -- Commander in Chief -- From the Siege of Boston to the Crossing of the Delaware : George Washington's Fabian strategy keeps the American cause alive -- Valley Forge -- George Washington, Cincinnatus, and Bozo the Clown -- George leaves the presidency and the republic on a firm footing -- George Washington's fame
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
344 pages
Isbn
9781621572053
Lccn
2013051315
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn854611738
  • 1348532

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