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The Resource An imperfect god : George Washington, his slaves, and the creation of America, Henry Wiencek

An imperfect god : George Washington, his slaves, and the creation of America, Henry Wiencek

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An imperfect god : George Washington, his slaves, and the creation of America
Title
An imperfect god
Title remainder
George Washington, his slaves, and the creation of America
Statement of responsibility
Henry Wiencek
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Award
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2003.
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for History, 2003.
Biography type
individual biography
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162806
Cataloging source
DLC
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Wiencek, Henry
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E312.17
LC item number
.W6 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Washington, George
  • Washington, George
  • Washington, George
  • Presidents
  • Slavery
  • United States
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George Washington, his slaves, and the creation of America
Label
An imperfect god : George Washington, his slaves, and the creation of America, Henry Wiencek
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-390) and index
Contents
Introduction : General's dream -- Home ground -- On the borderland -- The widow Custis -- A life honorable and amusing -- A scheme in Williamsburg -- So sacred a war as this -- A different destiny -- "A sort of shadowy life" -- The great escape -- Mrs. Peter's patrimony -- The justice of the creator
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
404 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780374175269
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003006984
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o51942552
  • CARL0623473750
  • (OCoLC)51942552
Label
An imperfect god : George Washington, his slaves, and the creation of America, Henry Wiencek
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-390) and index
Contents
Introduction : General's dream -- Home ground -- On the borderland -- The widow Custis -- A life honorable and amusing -- A scheme in Williamsburg -- So sacred a war as this -- A different destiny -- "A sort of shadowy life" -- The great escape -- Mrs. Peter's patrimony -- The justice of the creator
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
404 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780374175269
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003006984
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o51942552
  • CARL0623473750
  • (OCoLC)51942552

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