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The Washingtons : George and Martha, "join'd by friendship, crown'd by love", Flora Fraser

Label
The Washingtons : George and Martha, "join'd by friendship, crown'd by love"
Title
The Washingtons
Title remainder
George and Martha, "join'd by friendship, crown'd by love"
Statement of responsibility
Flora Fraser
Title variation
George and Martha, "join'd by friendship, crown'd by love"
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of the marriage of George and Martha Washington shares insight into their unlikely bond, their early years at Mount Vernon, the impact of the American Revolution on their relationship, and their experiences as a reluctant First Family
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fraser, Flora
Dewey number
  • 973.4/10922
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E312.19
LC item number
.F85 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Washington, George
  • Washington, Martha
  • Presidents
  • Presidents' spouses
  • Generals
  • Generals' spouses
  • United States
Label
The Washingtons : George and Martha, "join'd by friendship, crown'd by love", Flora Fraser
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Book one: The colonel and his lady, 1758-1775 -- Colonial colonel -- Dandridge's daughter -- North and south -- Mount Vernon, Fairfax County -- Family affairs -- Acts and associations -- Fevers and physicians -- The schooling of Jacky Custis -- Death and adjustment -- Continental Army -- Book two: The general and Lady Washington, 1775-1783 -- Taking command, 1775 -- Besieging Boston, 1775-1776 -- New York and Philadelphia, 1776 -- Retreat to the Delaware, 1776-1777 -- Morristown and Brandywine, 1777 -- Valley Forge, 1777-1778 -- Philadelphia and Middlebrook, New Jersey, 1778-1779 -- The hard winter: Morristown, 1779-1780 -- Home and headquarters, 1780-1781 -- Victory on the York and private grief, 1781 -- Uncertainty and disaffection, 1781-1783 -- Peace on the Hudson, 1783 -- Book three: After the war, 1784-1802 -- Mount Vernon, 1784-1786 -- Conventions and elections, 1787-1789 -- New York houses, 1789-1790 -- Market Street, Philadelphia, 1790-1793 -- Second term, 1793-1797 -- Retirement, 1797-1798 -- The death of a president, 1799 -- Dissolution, 1799-1802
Control code
sky272670730
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First United States edition.
Extent
xviii, 440 pages, 24 unnumbered plates
Isbn
9780307272782
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014045521
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Note
mv 11/15
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
The Washingtons : George and Martha, "join'd by friendship, crown'd by love", Flora Fraser
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Book one: The colonel and his lady, 1758-1775 -- Colonial colonel -- Dandridge's daughter -- North and south -- Mount Vernon, Fairfax County -- Family affairs -- Acts and associations -- Fevers and physicians -- The schooling of Jacky Custis -- Death and adjustment -- Continental Army -- Book two: The general and Lady Washington, 1775-1783 -- Taking command, 1775 -- Besieging Boston, 1775-1776 -- New York and Philadelphia, 1776 -- Retreat to the Delaware, 1776-1777 -- Morristown and Brandywine, 1777 -- Valley Forge, 1777-1778 -- Philadelphia and Middlebrook, New Jersey, 1778-1779 -- The hard winter: Morristown, 1779-1780 -- Home and headquarters, 1780-1781 -- Victory on the York and private grief, 1781 -- Uncertainty and disaffection, 1781-1783 -- Peace on the Hudson, 1783 -- Book three: After the war, 1784-1802 -- Mount Vernon, 1784-1786 -- Conventions and elections, 1787-1789 -- New York houses, 1789-1790 -- Market Street, Philadelphia, 1790-1793 -- Second term, 1793-1797 -- Retirement, 1797-1798 -- The death of a president, 1799 -- Dissolution, 1799-1802
Control code
sky272670730
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First United States edition.
Extent
xviii, 440 pages, 24 unnumbered plates
Isbn
9780307272782
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014045521
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Note
mv 11/15
Other physical details
color illustrations

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