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The Americans : the colonial experience, by Daniel J. Boorstin

Label
The Americans : the colonial experience
Title
The Americans
Title remainder
the colonial experience
Statement of responsibility
by Daniel J. Boorstin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the development of America from the earliest settlements through the American Revolution, focusing on the attitudes and forces that formed the American character
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1914-2004
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boorstin, Daniel J.
Dewey number
917.3
Index
index present
LC call number
E188
LC item number
.B72
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • National characteristics, American
  • Américains
  • États-Unis
  • Bildung
  • Diplomatie
  • Kultur
  • USA
Label
The Americans : the colonial experience, by Daniel J. Boorstin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • First volume in a trilogy; the second of which is the author's The Americans: the national experience; and the third of which is his The Americans: the democratic experience
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
"Bibliographical notes:" pages 375-421
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The vision and the reality. A city upon a hill : the Puritans of Massachusetts Bay ; The inward plantation : the Quakers of Pennsylvania ; Victims of philanthropy : the settlers of Georgia ; Transplanters : the Virginians -- Viewpoints and institutions. An American frame of mind ; Educating the community ; The learned lose their monopolies ; New world medicine ; The limits of American science -- Language and the printed word. The new uniformity ; Culture without a capital ; A conservative press -- Warfare and diplomacy. A nation of minute men
Control code
423504
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
434 pages
Lccn
58009884
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)423504
Label
The Americans : the colonial experience, by Daniel J. Boorstin
Publication
Note
  • First volume in a trilogy; the second of which is the author's The Americans: the national experience; and the third of which is his The Americans: the democratic experience
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
"Bibliographical notes:" pages 375-421
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The vision and the reality. A city upon a hill : the Puritans of Massachusetts Bay ; The inward plantation : the Quakers of Pennsylvania ; Victims of philanthropy : the settlers of Georgia ; Transplanters : the Virginians -- Viewpoints and institutions. An American frame of mind ; Educating the community ; The learned lose their monopolies ; New world medicine ; The limits of American science -- Language and the printed word. The new uniformity ; Culture without a capital ; A conservative press -- Warfare and diplomacy. A nation of minute men
Control code
423504
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
434 pages
Lccn
58009884
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)423504

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