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The Resource The hero in America : a chronicle of hero-worship, with headings by Woodi Ishmael

The hero in America : a chronicle of hero-worship, with headings by Woodi Ishmael

Label
The hero in America : a chronicle of hero-worship
Title
The hero in America
Title remainder
a chronicle of hero-worship
Statement of responsibility
with headings by Woodi Ishmael
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1906-1950
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wecter, Dixon
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Ann Arbor paperbacks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Heroes
  • Heroes
  • United States
Label
The hero in America : a chronicle of hero-worship, with headings by Woodi Ishmael
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (pages 493-513)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Heroes in war and peace -- Captain John Smith and the Indians -- The Pilgrim fathers and the American way -- Poor Richard : the boy who made good -- The embattled farmers -- President Washington and Parson Weems -- Thomas Jefferson, the gentle radical -- Winning of the frontier : Boone, Crockett, and Johnny Appleseed -- Old Hickory -- Lincoln : the democrat as hero -- Lee : the aristocrat as hero -- General Grant and the gilded age -- The dime novel and Buffalo Bill -- Commoner and Rough Rider -- The Unknown Soldier : hero of the World War -- Gods from the machine : Edison, Ford, Lindbergh -- Champion of the New Deal -- How Americans choose their heroes
Control code
421066
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
524 pages
Lccn
64009847
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(WaOLN)400340
Label
The hero in America : a chronicle of hero-worship, with headings by Woodi Ishmael
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (pages 493-513)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Heroes in war and peace -- Captain John Smith and the Indians -- The Pilgrim fathers and the American way -- Poor Richard : the boy who made good -- The embattled farmers -- President Washington and Parson Weems -- Thomas Jefferson, the gentle radical -- Winning of the frontier : Boone, Crockett, and Johnny Appleseed -- Old Hickory -- Lincoln : the democrat as hero -- Lee : the aristocrat as hero -- General Grant and the gilded age -- The dime novel and Buffalo Bill -- Commoner and Rough Rider -- The Unknown Soldier : hero of the World War -- Gods from the machine : Edison, Ford, Lindbergh -- Champion of the New Deal -- How Americans choose their heroes
Control code
421066
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
524 pages
Lccn
64009847
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(WaOLN)400340

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