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The Resource Encyclopedia of the Continental Congresses, Mark Grossman

Encyclopedia of the Continental Congresses, Mark Grossman

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Encyclopedia of the Continental Congresses
Title
Encyclopedia of the Continental Congresses
Statement of responsibility
Mark Grossman
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This 2-volume set examines the history of both the first Continental Congress in 1774 and the first Federal Congress in 1789, including their roles in the shaping of early American society and government. Introductory materials include a historical essay providing the reader with ample background information on this important historical body. Over 600 A-Z entries, many of them illustrated, examine the delegates to these two meetings; women and other figures who were significant to the political and social scene; important issues, such as slavery, war, diplomacy, and peace; and key places such as Philadelphia. A historical timeline chronicles significant events
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DON
Dewey number
973.3/12
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E303
LC item number
.G76 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
Target audience
adult
Encyclopedia of the Continental Congresses, Mark Grossman
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Encyclopedia of the Continental Congresses, Mark Grossman
Link
http://www.greyhouse.com/pdf/continental_toc.pdf
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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
Volume 1. A-K -- Volume 2. L-Z
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Dimensions
29 cm
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Edition
First edition.
Extent
2 volumes (xxvi, 1746 pages)
Isbn
9781619251755
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)904341619

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