The Resource Washington's end : the final years and forgotten struggle, Jonathan Horn, (electronic resource)

Washington's end : the final years and forgotten struggle, Jonathan Horn, (electronic resource)

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Washington's end : the final years and forgotten struggle
Title
Washington's end
Title remainder
the final years and forgotten struggle
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Jonathan Horn
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eng
Summary
Popular historian and former White House speechwriter Jonathan Horn tells the astonishing true story of George Washington's forgotten last years'the personalities, plotting, and private torment that unraveled America's first post-presidency. Washington's End begins where most biographies of George Washington leave off, with the first president exiting office after eight years and entering what would become the most bewildering stage of his life. Embittered by partisan criticism and eager to return to his farm, Washington assumed a role for which there was no precedent at a time when the kings across the ocean yielded their crowns only upon losing their heads. In a different sense, Washington would lose his head, too. In this riveting read, bestselling author Jonathan Horn reveals that the quest to surrender power proved more difficult than Washington imagined and brought his life to an end he never expected. The statesman who had staked his legacy on withdrawing from public life would feud with his successors and find himself drawn back into military command. The patriarch who had dedicated his life to uniting his country would leave his name to a new capital city destined to become synonymous with political divisions. A vivid story, immaculately researched and powerfully told through the eyes not only of Washington but also of his family members, friends, and foes, Washington's End fills a crucial gap in our nation's history and will forever change the way we view the name Washington
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technical information on music
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RECBC
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1982-
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Horn, Jonathan
Dewey number
973.4/1092
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LC call number
E312.29
LC item number
.H67 2020ab
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biography
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Narrated by Arthur Morey
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  • Morey, Arthur
  • Simon & Schuster Audio (Firm)
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  • Washington, George
  • Washington, George
  • Ex-presidents
  • Retirees
  • Political science
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / American Government / General
  • Mount Vernon (Va. : Estate)
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Washington's end : the final years and forgotten struggle, Jonathan Horn, (electronic resource)
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online resource
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spoken word
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (08 hr., 14 min.)
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online
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9781797111056
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digital.
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84acb005-329f-485b-a612-183033643913
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Z100158322
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Label
Washington's end : the final years and forgotten struggle, Jonathan Horn, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
Downloadable audio file
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (08 hr., 14 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781797111056
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
84acb005-329f-485b-a612-183033643913
Publisher number
Z100158322
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)1140193854
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not applicable
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