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

The hero in America : a chronicle of hero-worship, by Dixon Wecter ... 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
by Dixon Wecter ... with headings by Woodi Ishmael
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1906-1950
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wecter, Dixon
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E176
LC item number
.W4
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Heroes
  • United States
Label
The hero in America : a chronicle of hero-worship, by Dixon Wecter ... with headings by Woodi Ishmael
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: 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
  • ch. 5.
  • The embattled farmers
  • ch. 6.
  • President Washington and Parson Weems
  • ch. 7.
  • Thomas Jefferson, the gentle radical
  • ch. 8.
  • Winning of the frontier: Boone, Crockett, and Johnny Appleseed
  • ch. 9.
  • Old Hickory
  • ch. 1.
  • ch. 10.
  • Lincoln: the democrat as hero
  • ch. 11.
  • Lee: the aristocrat as hero
  • ch. 12.
  • General Grant and the gilded age
  • ch. 13.
  • The dime novel and Buffalo Bill
  • ch. 14. Commoner and Rough Rider
  • ch. 15.
  • Heroes in war and peace
  • The Unknown Soldier: hero of the World War
  • ch. 16.
  • Gods from the machine: Edison, Ford, Lindbergh
  • ch. 17.
  • Champion of the New Deal
  • ch. 18.
  • How Americans choose their heroes
  • ch. 2.
  • Captain John Smith and the Indians
  • ch. 3.
  • The Pilgrim fathers and the American way
  • ch. 4.
  • Poor Richard: the boy who made good
Control code
2489830
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii pages, 3 leaves, 530 pages
Lccn
41005177
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
frontispiece, illustrations, plates, portraits
System control number
(WaOLN)1829831
Label
The hero in America : a chronicle of hero-worship, by Dixon Wecter ... with headings by Woodi Ishmael
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: 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
  • ch. 5.
  • The embattled farmers
  • ch. 6.
  • President Washington and Parson Weems
  • ch. 7.
  • Thomas Jefferson, the gentle radical
  • ch. 8.
  • Winning of the frontier: Boone, Crockett, and Johnny Appleseed
  • ch. 9.
  • Old Hickory
  • ch. 1.
  • ch. 10.
  • Lincoln: the democrat as hero
  • ch. 11.
  • Lee: the aristocrat as hero
  • ch. 12.
  • General Grant and the gilded age
  • ch. 13.
  • The dime novel and Buffalo Bill
  • ch. 14. Commoner and Rough Rider
  • ch. 15.
  • Heroes in war and peace
  • The Unknown Soldier: hero of the World War
  • ch. 16.
  • Gods from the machine: Edison, Ford, Lindbergh
  • ch. 17.
  • Champion of the New Deal
  • ch. 18.
  • How Americans choose their heroes
  • ch. 2.
  • Captain John Smith and the Indians
  • ch. 3.
  • The Pilgrim fathers and the American way
  • ch. 4.
  • Poor Richard: the boy who made good
Control code
2489830
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii pages, 3 leaves, 530 pages
Lccn
41005177
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
frontispiece, illustrations, plates, portraits
System control number
(WaOLN)1829831

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