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The Resource In the hurricane's eye : the genius of George Washington and the victory at Yorktown, Nathaniel Philbrick, (large print)

In the hurricane's eye : the genius of George Washington and the victory at Yorktown, Nathaniel Philbrick, (large print)

Label
In the hurricane's eye : the genius of George Washington and the victory at Yorktown
Title
In the hurricane's eye
Title remainder
the genius of George Washington and the victory at Yorktown
Statement of responsibility
Nathaniel Philbrick
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Details the campaign that ultimately won the Revolutionary War for the Americans, from the Battle of the Chesapeake--fought without a single American ship--to the victory at Yorktown
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Philbrick, Nathaniel
Dewey number
973.3/37
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E241.Y6
LC item number
P55 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Washington, George
  • Yorktown (Va.)
  • United States
  • Southern States
Target audience
adult
Label
In the hurricane's eye : the genius of George Washington and the victory at Yorktown, Nathaniel Philbrick, (large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 517-569) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: The land and the sea -- Part I: "Against the wind". The building storm ; "An enemy in the heart of the country" ; "Delays and accidents of the sea" ; Bayonets and zeal ; The end of the tether -- Part II: "The ocean of history". "A ray of light" ; "The spur of speed" ; "Ligne de vitesse" ; Yorktown ; "The North River captain" -- Epilogue: Aftermath
Control code
on1057690061
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
xvii, 616 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781984827739
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
973.337 P534B ; XX-NL ; LP ; [A18BP045, #11, 10@32.00, WJM/ ]
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1057690061
  • (OCoLC)1057690061
Label
In the hurricane's eye : the genius of George Washington and the victory at Yorktown, Nathaniel Philbrick, (large print)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 517-569) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: The land and the sea -- Part I: "Against the wind". The building storm ; "An enemy in the heart of the country" ; "Delays and accidents of the sea" ; Bayonets and zeal ; The end of the tether -- Part II: "The ocean of history". "A ray of light" ; "The spur of speed" ; "Ligne de vitesse" ; Yorktown ; "The North River captain" -- Epilogue: Aftermath
Control code
on1057690061
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
xvii, 616 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781984827739
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
973.337 P534B ; XX-NL ; LP ; [A18BP045, #11, 10@32.00, WJM/ ]
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1057690061
  • (OCoLC)1057690061

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