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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

Label
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
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
TEF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wiencek, Henry
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Washington, George
  • Washington, George
  • Washington, George
  • Presidents
  • Slavery
  • United States
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 : The 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
21 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
404 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780374529512
Other physical details
ill., map, ports.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)56495892
  • (OCoLC)ocm56495892
  • 566844
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 : The 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
21 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
404 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780374529512
Other physical details
ill., map, ports.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)56495892
  • (OCoLC)ocm56495892
  • 566844

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