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 on-board 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 on-board 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 on-board 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 on-board 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curtain on the activity of finding, authenticating, purchasing, and selling to collectors some of the most significant historical documents and artifacts of the past"--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
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
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Barr, Luke
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Collectors and collecting
  • Manuscripts
  • Lost articles
Target audience
adolescent
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 on-board JFK's Air Force One, Nathan Raab with Luke Barr
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteId=372&titleId=4815527
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
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
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781501198922
Lccn
2019024823
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
2e9e7142-bf25-4dc3-8d95-8342799591ab
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1124773117
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 on-board JFK's Air Force One, Nathan Raab with Luke Barr
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteId=372&titleId=4815527
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
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
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781501198922
Lccn
2019024823
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
2e9e7142-bf25-4dc3-8d95-8342799591ab
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1124773117

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