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The Resource Washington burning : how a Frenchman's vision of our nation's capital survived Congress, the Founding Fathers, and the invading British Army, Les Standiford

Washington burning : how a Frenchman's vision of our nation's capital survived Congress, the Founding Fathers, and the invading British Army, Les Standiford

Label
Washington burning : how a Frenchman's vision of our nation's capital survived Congress, the Founding Fathers, and the invading British Army
Title
Washington burning
Title remainder
how a Frenchman's vision of our nation's capital survived Congress, the Founding Fathers, and the invading British Army
Statement of responsibility
Les Standiford
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Standiford, Les
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F195
LC item number
.S79 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • L'Enfant, Pierre Charles
  • City planning
  • Architecture, Domestic
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Washington (D.C.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Washington burning : how a Frenchman's vision of our nation's capital survived Congress, the Founding Fathers, and the invading British Army, Les Standiford
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Illustrations on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [317]-322) 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
  • 9
  • 229
  • 31
  • Embers of Imagination
  • 237
  • 32
  • Stillness of the Grave
  • 245
  • 33
  • More Things Change ...
  • 252
  • 3
  • 34
  • Under a Different Belief
  • 258
  • 35
  • Debacle at Bladensburg
  • 266
  • 36
  • Barbarians Through the Gates
  • 271
  • 37
  • Winds of a War
  • A Disaster Striking and Sublime
  • 275
  • 38
  • Thieves in the Night
  • 280
  • 39
  • Scorn and Execration
  • 284
  • 40
  • Dishonest, Avaricious Men
  • 11
  • 289
  • 41
  • Phoenix Rising
  • 296
  • 42
  • Ad Astra
  • 304
  • 43
  • Honor and Reward
  • 311
  • 4
  • First Orders of Business
  • 18
  • 5
  • Coming of Age
  • 31
  • Part 1
  • 6
  • A New American Order
  • 39
  • 7
  • Quid Pro Quo
  • 47
  • 8
  • Court of Public Opinion
  • 59
  • 9
  • Idea of Order
  • Greatness of Empire
  • 65
  • 10
  • Habitation and a Name
  • 72
  • 11
  • Grand Design
  • 82
  • 12
  • Glory Days
  • 1
  • 91
  • 13
  • Headway
  • 97
  • 14
  • A Plan Wholly New
  • 104
  • 15
  • All Things Reasonable and Proper
  • 115
  • 1
  • 16
  • Endgame
  • 121
  • 17
  • Ditches in the Midst of Winter
  • 128
  • 18
  • Writ of Trespass
  • 136
  • 19
  • Sentinel
  • Purest Principles
  • 142
  • 20
  • Least Obedient Servant
  • 147
  • Part 2
  • On the Potowmack
  • 155
  • 21
  • In This Great Castle
  • 3
  • 157
  • 22
  • Revolving Door
  • 161
  • 23
  • Plague
  • 172
  • 24
  • No Match for the Rogues
  • 179
  • 2
  • 25
  • Raise High the Roof Beams
  • 187
  • 26
  • Race to the Finish
  • 195
  • 27
  • A Residence Not to Be Changed
  • 204
  • 28
  • If You Build It, They Will Come
  • A Concurrence of Disastrous Events
  • 209
  • Part 3
  • Forged by Fire
  • 219
  • 29
  • Destroy and Lay Waste
  • 221
  • 30
  • Little Malice of Fools
Control code
ocn181079166
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 353 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780307346445
Lccn
2007044751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
975.302 ST24 ; P ; XX-N ; C0807BT1 (BS).
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 181079166
  • (Sirsi) 181079166
  • (OCoLC)181079166
Label
Washington burning : how a Frenchman's vision of our nation's capital survived Congress, the Founding Fathers, and the invading British Army, Les Standiford
Publication
Note
Illustrations on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [317]-322) 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
  • 9
  • 229
  • 31
  • Embers of Imagination
  • 237
  • 32
  • Stillness of the Grave
  • 245
  • 33
  • More Things Change ...
  • 252
  • 3
  • 34
  • Under a Different Belief
  • 258
  • 35
  • Debacle at Bladensburg
  • 266
  • 36
  • Barbarians Through the Gates
  • 271
  • 37
  • Winds of a War
  • A Disaster Striking and Sublime
  • 275
  • 38
  • Thieves in the Night
  • 280
  • 39
  • Scorn and Execration
  • 284
  • 40
  • Dishonest, Avaricious Men
  • 11
  • 289
  • 41
  • Phoenix Rising
  • 296
  • 42
  • Ad Astra
  • 304
  • 43
  • Honor and Reward
  • 311
  • 4
  • First Orders of Business
  • 18
  • 5
  • Coming of Age
  • 31
  • Part 1
  • 6
  • A New American Order
  • 39
  • 7
  • Quid Pro Quo
  • 47
  • 8
  • Court of Public Opinion
  • 59
  • 9
  • Idea of Order
  • Greatness of Empire
  • 65
  • 10
  • Habitation and a Name
  • 72
  • 11
  • Grand Design
  • 82
  • 12
  • Glory Days
  • 1
  • 91
  • 13
  • Headway
  • 97
  • 14
  • A Plan Wholly New
  • 104
  • 15
  • All Things Reasonable and Proper
  • 115
  • 1
  • 16
  • Endgame
  • 121
  • 17
  • Ditches in the Midst of Winter
  • 128
  • 18
  • Writ of Trespass
  • 136
  • 19
  • Sentinel
  • Purest Principles
  • 142
  • 20
  • Least Obedient Servant
  • 147
  • Part 2
  • On the Potowmack
  • 155
  • 21
  • In This Great Castle
  • 3
  • 157
  • 22
  • Revolving Door
  • 161
  • 23
  • Plague
  • 172
  • 24
  • No Match for the Rogues
  • 179
  • 2
  • 25
  • Raise High the Roof Beams
  • 187
  • 26
  • Race to the Finish
  • 195
  • 27
  • A Residence Not to Be Changed
  • 204
  • 28
  • If You Build It, They Will Come
  • A Concurrence of Disastrous Events
  • 209
  • Part 3
  • Forged by Fire
  • 219
  • 29
  • Destroy and Lay Waste
  • 221
  • 30
  • Little Malice of Fools
Control code
ocn181079166
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 353 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780307346445
Lccn
2007044751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
975.302 ST24 ; P ; XX-N ; C0807BT1 (BS).
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 181079166
  • (Sirsi) 181079166
  • (OCoLC)181079166

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