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The Resource The approaching fury : voices of the storm, 1820-1861, Stephen B. Oates

The approaching fury : voices of the storm, 1820-1861, Stephen B. Oates

Label
The approaching fury : voices of the storm, 1820-1861
Title
The approaching fury
Title remainder
voices of the storm, 1820-1861
Statement of responsibility
Stephen B. Oates
Creator
Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of the approach of the Civil War from the viewpoints of thirteen historical figures, drawing from the letters, speeches, interviews, and memoirs of each featured speaker to form the dramatic monologues as they might have been delivered by Abraham Lincoln, Jefferson Davis, Nat Turner, Mary Chesnut, and others
Summary
Relates the approach of the Civil War through the voices of thirteen principal figures, exploring the different perceptions they had of the reasons for war
Biography type
contains biographical information
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164110
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Public Library
  • Publisher's Weekly
  • New York Times
Dewey number
973.5
Index
index present
Intended audience
Adult
LC call number
E338
LC item number
.O25 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Target audience
adult
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voices of the storm, 1820-1861
Label
The approaching fury : voices of the storm, 1820-1861, Stephen B. Oates
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
A hardcover ed. was first published HarperCollins, 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [433]-478) 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
The speakers : Thomas Jefferson -- Henry Clay -- Nat Turner -- William Lloyd Garrison -- John C. Calhoun -- Frederick Douglass -- Harriet Beecher Stowe -- George Fitzhugh -- Stephen A. Douglas -- Abraham Lincoln -- John Brown -- Jefferson Davis -- Mary Boykin Chesnut
Control code
19077076
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st HarperPerennial ed.
Extent
xvi, 495 pages
Isbn
9780060928858
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
The approaching fury : voices of the storm, 1820-1861, Stephen B. Oates
Publication
Copyright
Note
A hardcover ed. was first published HarperCollins, 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [433]-478) 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
The speakers : Thomas Jefferson -- Henry Clay -- Nat Turner -- William Lloyd Garrison -- John C. Calhoun -- Frederick Douglass -- Harriet Beecher Stowe -- George Fitzhugh -- Stephen A. Douglas -- Abraham Lincoln -- John Brown -- Jefferson Davis -- Mary Boykin Chesnut
Control code
19077076
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st HarperPerennial ed.
Extent
xvi, 495 pages
Isbn
9780060928858
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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