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The Resource The hunt for history : on the trail of the world's lost treasures-- from the letters of Lincoln, Churchill, and Einstein to the secret recordings onboard JFK's Air Force One, Nathan Raab with Luke Barr

The hunt for history : on the trail of the world's lost treasures-- from the letters of Lincoln, Churchill, and Einstein to the secret recordings onboard JFK's Air Force One, Nathan Raab with Luke Barr

Label
The hunt for history : on the trail of the world's lost treasures-- from the letters of Lincoln, Churchill, and Einstein to the secret recordings onboard JFK's Air Force One
Title
The hunt for history
Title remainder
on the trail of the world's lost treasures-- from the letters of Lincoln, Churchill, and Einstein to the secret recordings onboard JFK's Air Force One
Statement of responsibility
Nathan Raab with Luke Barr
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A work that compellingly draws back the curtain on the activity of finding, authenticating, purchasing, and selling to collectors some of the most significant historical documents and artifacts of the past"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1978-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Raab, Nathan
Dewey number
790.1/320973
Index
index present
LC call number
AM231
LC item number
.R33 2020
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Barr, Luke
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Collectors and collecting
  • Manuscripts
  • Lost articles
Label
The hunt for history : on the trail of the world's lost treasures-- from the letters of Lincoln, Churchill, and Einstein to the secret recordings onboard JFK's Air Force One, Nathan Raab with Luke Barr
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bar code
  • 31223135084284
  • 31223128532497
  • 31223135084292
  • 31223135084300
  • 31223135084318
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Early Days : Babe Ruth and Teddy Roosevelt -- Lessons from my father -- What is it worth? -- The gold medal, the top hat, and the martini shaker -- The auction game -- The art of the fake -- The real Ronald Reagan -- The mystery of the Washington survey -- Taking the reins -- The report of the death of Napoleon -- Provenance, or, where's this stuff been hiding? -- Thomas Edison and Albert Einstein -- "I know you think women are the pets of society" -- Thomas Jefferson's library -- The JFK tapes -- The legacy of MLK -- Andrew Jackson and the Trail of Tears -- Smuggled out of Nazi Germany -- Vein of gold
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
xv, 251 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9781501198908
Lccn
2019024822
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1105935696
Label
The hunt for history : on the trail of the world's lost treasures-- from the letters of Lincoln, Churchill, and Einstein to the secret recordings onboard JFK's Air Force One, Nathan Raab with Luke Barr
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bar code
  • 31223135084284
  • 31223128532497
  • 31223135084292
  • 31223135084300
  • 31223135084318
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Early Days : Babe Ruth and Teddy Roosevelt -- Lessons from my father -- What is it worth? -- The gold medal, the top hat, and the martini shaker -- The auction game -- The art of the fake -- The real Ronald Reagan -- The mystery of the Washington survey -- Taking the reins -- The report of the death of Napoleon -- Provenance, or, where's this stuff been hiding? -- Thomas Edison and Albert Einstein -- "I know you think women are the pets of society" -- Thomas Jefferson's library -- The JFK tapes -- The legacy of MLK -- Andrew Jackson and the Trail of Tears -- Smuggled out of Nazi Germany -- Vein of gold
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
xv, 251 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9781501198908
Lccn
2019024822
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1105935696

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