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The Resource Hurricane of independence : the untold story of the deadly storm at the deciding moment of the American Revolution, Tony Williams

Hurricane of independence : the untold story of the deadly storm at the deciding moment of the American Revolution, Tony Williams

Label
Hurricane of independence : the untold story of the deadly storm at the deciding moment of the American Revolution
Title
Hurricane of independence
Title remainder
the untold story of the deadly storm at the deciding moment of the American Revolution
Statement of responsibility
Tony Williams
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Tony
Dewey number
973.3
Index
index present
LC call number
QC945
LC item number
.W56 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Hurricanes
Label
Hurricane of independence : the untold story of the deadly storm at the deciding moment of the American Revolution, Tony Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [273]-283) 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
Prologue : the storm of revolution -- Tempest brewing -- Impending doom on the Outer Banks -- First strike : the hurricane of independence roars ashore -- Norfolk : an attack on both sides -- Tobacco and gunpowder -- Landon Carter : diarist and planter-philosopher of the Northern Neck -- The streets of Annapolis -- Lightning and enlightenment -- The colonies unite in Philadelphia against British tyranny -- The radical, the President, and the general in Philadelphia -- Striking the Second Continental Congress -- The heroic collegian : Hamilton in New York -- Whither the hurricane of independence? -- War erupts -- General Washington battles the British and the weather -- Fishing for cod during the summer in Newfoundland -- The hurricane -- Epilogue : the providential American victory
Control code
1142084
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 299 pages
Isbn
9781402212284
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2008015082
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1142084
  • (Sirsi) 1142084
  • (OCoLC)224442531
Label
Hurricane of independence : the untold story of the deadly storm at the deciding moment of the American Revolution, Tony Williams
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [273]-283) 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
Prologue : the storm of revolution -- Tempest brewing -- Impending doom on the Outer Banks -- First strike : the hurricane of independence roars ashore -- Norfolk : an attack on both sides -- Tobacco and gunpowder -- Landon Carter : diarist and planter-philosopher of the Northern Neck -- The streets of Annapolis -- Lightning and enlightenment -- The colonies unite in Philadelphia against British tyranny -- The radical, the President, and the general in Philadelphia -- Striking the Second Continental Congress -- The heroic collegian : Hamilton in New York -- Whither the hurricane of independence? -- War erupts -- General Washington battles the British and the weather -- Fishing for cod during the summer in Newfoundland -- The hurricane -- Epilogue : the providential American victory
Control code
1142084
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 299 pages
Isbn
9781402212284
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2008015082
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1142084
  • (Sirsi) 1142084
  • (OCoLC)224442531

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