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The Resource The story of America : essays on origins, Jill Lepore

The story of America : essays on origins, Jill Lepore

Label
The story of America : essays on origins
Title
The story of America
Title remainder
essays on origins
Statement of responsibility
Jill Lepore
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Harvard historian and New Yorker staff writer Jill Lepore investigates American origin stories -- from John Smith's account of the founding of Jamestown in 1607 to Barack Obama's 2009 inaugural address -- to show how American democracy is bound up with the history of print
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973
Index
index present
LC call number
E173
LC item number
.L47 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The story of America : essays on origins, Jill Lepore
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Here he lyes -- A pilgrim passed I -- The way to wealth -- The age of Paine -- We the parchment -- I.O.U. -- A nue merrykin dikshunary -- His Highness -- Man of the people -- Pickwick in America -- The humbug -- President Tom's Cabin -- Pride of the prairie -- Longfellow's ride -- Rock, paper, scissors -- Objection -- Chan the man -- The uprooted -- Rap sheet -- To wit
Control code
sky247762853
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 416 p.
Isbn
9780691153995
Lccn
2012016854
System control number
i9780691153995
Label
The story of America : essays on origins, Jill Lepore
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Here he lyes -- A pilgrim passed I -- The way to wealth -- The age of Paine -- We the parchment -- I.O.U. -- A nue merrykin dikshunary -- His Highness -- Man of the people -- Pickwick in America -- The humbug -- President Tom's Cabin -- Pride of the prairie -- Longfellow's ride -- Rock, paper, scissors -- Objection -- Chan the man -- The uprooted -- Rap sheet -- To wit
Control code
sky247762853
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 416 p.
Isbn
9780691153995
Lccn
2012016854
System control number
i9780691153995

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