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The Resource The log cabin myth : the social backgrounds of the presidents, Edward Pessen

The log cabin myth : the social backgrounds of the presidents, Edward Pessen

Label
The log cabin myth : the social backgrounds of the presidents
Title
The log cabin myth
Title remainder
the social backgrounds of the presidents
Statement of responsibility
Edward Pessen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the backgrounds and social standings of the families of the presidents to test the myth that most fit the rags-to-riches theme with surprising results
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1920-1992
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pessen, Edward
Dewey number
305/.93512
Index
index present
LC call number
E176.1
LC item number
.P475 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Presidents
  • Social classes
  • Presidenten
  • Familierelaties
Label
The log cabin myth : the social backgrounds of the presidents, Edward Pessen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 185-192
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The social and economic circumstances of the presidents' families -- The families of the presidents and the people compared -- Prepresidential careers -- The influence of the Presidents' origins on their adult success -- What does it all signify?
Control code
10100822
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 196 pages
Isbn
9780300031669
Lccn
83021887
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)658079
Label
The log cabin myth : the social backgrounds of the presidents, Edward Pessen
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 185-192
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The social and economic circumstances of the presidents' families -- The families of the presidents and the people compared -- Prepresidential careers -- The influence of the Presidents' origins on their adult success -- What does it all signify?
Control code
10100822
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 196 pages
Isbn
9780300031669
Lccn
83021887
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)658079

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