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The Resource Washington : making the American capital, by Fergus M. Bordewich

Washington : making the American capital, by Fergus M. Bordewich

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Washington : making the American capital
Title
Washington
Title remainder
making the American capital
Statement of responsibility
by Fergus M. Bordewich
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the acclaimed author of "Bound for Canaan" comes a major work of American history on the astonishing compromises and alliances involved in making Washington, D.C., the capital of the new nation.
Summary
A history of the nation's capital city reveals the role of slavery in its construction, the political and financial obstacles that were faced by the founding fathers, and the back-room deals and shifting alliances that were to shape the region's influence
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238596
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DLC
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Bordewich, Fergus M
Dewey number
975.301
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F197
LC item number
.B67 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • City planning
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • United States
  • Washington (D.C.)
Target audience
adult
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making the American capital
Label
Washington : making the American capital, by Fergus M. Bordewich
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
367 p.
Isbn
9780060842383
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007052053
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o190842575
  • (Sirsi) o190842575
  • (OCoLC)190842575
Label
Washington : making the American capital, by Fergus M. Bordewich
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
367 p.
Isbn
9780060842383
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007052053
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o190842575
  • (Sirsi) o190842575
  • (OCoLC)190842575

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