The Resource The destiny of the republic : a tale of medicine, madness and the murder of a president, Candice Millard, (electronic resource)

The destiny of the republic : a tale of medicine, madness and the murder of a president, Candice Millard, (electronic resource)

Label
The destiny of the republic : a tale of medicine, madness and the murder of a president
Title
The destiny of the republic
Title remainder
a tale of medicine, madness and the murder of a president
Statement of responsibility
Candice Millard
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A narrative account of the twentieth president's political career offers insight into his background as a scholar and Civil War hero, his battles against the corrupt establishment, and Alexander Graham Bell's failed attempt to save him from an assassin's bullet
Cataloging source
Y2A
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Millard, Candice
Dewey number
973.8/4092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E687.9
LC item number
.M55 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Garfield, James A.
  • Guiteau, Charles J.
  • Bell, Alexander Graham
  • Presidents
  • Presidents
  • Medicine
  • Medical instruments and apparatus
  • Political culture
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • United States
Label
The destiny of the republic : a tale of medicine, madness and the murder of a president, Candice Millard, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=A03F157D-B427-46B2-9559-72EB7DD083D2
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-323) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Chose -- Promise -- The scientific spirit -- Providence -- A light in the wilderness -- God's minuteman -- Bleak mountain -- War -- Hand and soul -- Real Brutuses and Bolingbrokes -- Brains, flesh, and blood -- Casus belli -- The dark dreams of presidents -- "A desperate deed" -- Fear -- "Thank God it is all over" -- "It's true" -- All evil consequences -- Blood-guilty -- "The whole nation kin" -- Neither death nor life -- One nation -- Hope -- On a mountaintop, alone -- Terror, hope, and despair -- One : after all -- Two : all the angels of the universe -- The scientific spirit
Control code
o755762632
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 319 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780385535007
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o755762632
  • (Sirsi) o755762632
  • (OCoLC)755762632
Label
The destiny of the republic : a tale of medicine, madness and the murder of a president, Candice Millard, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=A03F157D-B427-46B2-9559-72EB7DD083D2
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-323) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Chose -- Promise -- The scientific spirit -- Providence -- A light in the wilderness -- God's minuteman -- Bleak mountain -- War -- Hand and soul -- Real Brutuses and Bolingbrokes -- Brains, flesh, and blood -- Casus belli -- The dark dreams of presidents -- "A desperate deed" -- Fear -- "Thank God it is all over" -- "It's true" -- All evil consequences -- Blood-guilty -- "The whole nation kin" -- Neither death nor life -- One nation -- Hope -- On a mountaintop, alone -- Terror, hope, and despair -- One : after all -- Two : all the angels of the universe -- The scientific spirit
Control code
o755762632
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 319 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780385535007
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o755762632
  • (Sirsi) o755762632
  • (OCoLC)755762632

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