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The Resource The nation's nature : how continental presumptions gave rise to the United States of America, James D. Drake

The nation's nature : how continental presumptions gave rise to the United States of America, James D. Drake

Label
The nation's nature : how continental presumptions gave rise to the United States of America
Title
The nation's nature
Title remainder
how continental presumptions gave rise to the United States of America
Statement of responsibility
James D. Drake
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Drake, James David
Dewey number
973.3/1
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E179.5
LC item number
.D827 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Geographical perception
  • Nationalism
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The nation's nature : how continental presumptions gave rise to the United States of America, James D. Drake
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Winner of the Walker Cowen Memorial Prize for an outstanding work of scholarship in eighteenth-century studies ."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction : the historical role of an imagined place -- Scientific trends, continental conceptions, revolutionary implications -- The geopolitical continent, 1713-1763 -- Continental crisis, 1763-1774 -- Nationalism's nature : Congress's continental aspect -- Nationalism's nurture : war, peace, and the continental character of the United States, 1775-1783 -- Ordering lands and peoples : scientific and imperial contexts of the late eighteenth century -- Seizing nature's advantages : the Constitution and the continent, 1783-1789 -- Epilogue : the continent from on high
Control code
694283187
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 402 pages
Isbn
9780813931227
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010051962
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)694283187
Label
The nation's nature : how continental presumptions gave rise to the United States of America, James D. Drake
Publication
Note
"Winner of the Walker Cowen Memorial Prize for an outstanding work of scholarship in eighteenth-century studies ."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction : the historical role of an imagined place -- Scientific trends, continental conceptions, revolutionary implications -- The geopolitical continent, 1713-1763 -- Continental crisis, 1763-1774 -- Nationalism's nature : Congress's continental aspect -- Nationalism's nurture : war, peace, and the continental character of the United States, 1775-1783 -- Ordering lands and peoples : scientific and imperial contexts of the late eighteenth century -- Seizing nature's advantages : the Constitution and the continent, 1783-1789 -- Epilogue : the continent from on high
Control code
694283187
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 402 pages
Isbn
9780813931227
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010051962
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)694283187

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