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The Resource Witness to America : an illustrated documentary history of the United States from the Revolution to today, Stephen Ambrose & Douglas Brinkley, [editors]

Witness to America : an illustrated documentary history of the United States from the Revolution to today, Stephen Ambrose & Douglas Brinkley, [editors]

Label
Witness to America : an illustrated documentary history of the United States from the Revolution to today
Title
Witness to America
Title remainder
an illustrated documentary history of the United States from the Revolution to today
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Ambrose & Douglas Brinkley, [editors]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In this newly revised and updated edition, Stephen Ambrose and Douglas Brinkley bring together a collection of eyewitness accounts and illustrations that chronicles the American experience from the perspectives of those who participated in its making." "Originally edited in 1939 by Henry Steele Commager and Allan Nevins, Witness to America includes more than 150 works drawn from more than two hundred years of American history, from the first shots of the Revolutionary War to the closing of the Twentieth Century."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973
Illustrations
  • plans
  • illustrations
  • phonodisk
Index
index present
LC call number
E173
LC item number
.W78 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1902-1998
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Commager, Henry Steele
  • Ambrose, Stephen E
  • Brinkley, Douglas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Witness to America : an illustrated documentary history of the United States from the Revolution to today, Stephen Ambrose & Douglas Brinkley, [editors]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Lou Reda book."
  • "Originally edited by Henry Steele Commager and Allan Nevins."
  • Rev., updated ed. of: The heritage of America / edited by Henry Steele Commager and Allan Nevins. Rev. and enl. ed. 1949
Accompanying material
1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
41400736
Dimensions
29 cm +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 605 pages
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062716118
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
99023797
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Witness to America : an illustrated documentary history of the United States from the Revolution to today, Stephen Ambrose & Douglas Brinkley, [editors]
Publication
Note
  • "A Lou Reda book."
  • "Originally edited by Henry Steele Commager and Allan Nevins."
  • Rev., updated ed. of: The heritage of America / edited by Henry Steele Commager and Allan Nevins. Rev. and enl. ed. 1949
Accompanying material
1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
41400736
Dimensions
29 cm +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 605 pages
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062716118
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
99023797
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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