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The Resource James Madison : a biography, by Ralph Ketcham

James Madison : a biography, by Ralph Ketcham

Label
James Madison : a biography
Title
James Madison
Title remainder
a biography
Statement of responsibility
by Ralph Ketcham
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1927-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ketcham, Ralph
Dewey number
  • 973.5/1/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
E342
LC item number
.K46 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Madison, James
  • Presidents
  • Founding Fathers of the United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Virginia
  • Virginia
Label
James Madison : a biography, by Ralph Ketcham
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in hardcover: New York : Macmillan, ©1971
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 673-728) 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
Preface to the paperback edition -- Preface -- A Virginia family background -- Boyhood and early education -- The College of New Jersey at Princeton -- The search for a vocation -- Virginia revolutionist -- In the Continental Congress -- Emergence as a national leader -- Virginia legislator and traveler -- Toward the Constitution -- The Federal Convention -- Ratification -- Establishing the new government -- Party leader -- A new nation faces world war -- Montpelier and Dolley Madison -- Triumph over federalism -- Secretary of State -- Confrontation with Great Britain -- War looms -- Wartime President -- Defeat, victory, and peace -- Retirement
Control code
ocm20671007
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
xiv, 753 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780813912653
Lccn
89070418
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • 1269771
  • (Sirsi) o20671007
  • (OCoLC)20671007
Label
James Madison : a biography, by Ralph Ketcham
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in hardcover: New York : Macmillan, ©1971
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 673-728) 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
Preface to the paperback edition -- Preface -- A Virginia family background -- Boyhood and early education -- The College of New Jersey at Princeton -- The search for a vocation -- Virginia revolutionist -- In the Continental Congress -- Emergence as a national leader -- Virginia legislator and traveler -- Toward the Constitution -- The Federal Convention -- Ratification -- Establishing the new government -- Party leader -- A new nation faces world war -- Montpelier and Dolley Madison -- Triumph over federalism -- Secretary of State -- Confrontation with Great Britain -- War looms -- Wartime President -- Defeat, victory, and peace -- Retirement
Control code
ocm20671007
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
xiv, 753 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780813912653
Lccn
89070418
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • 1269771
  • (Sirsi) o20671007
  • (OCoLC)20671007

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