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The Resource Wedding of the waters : the Erie Canal and the making of a great nation, Peter L. Bernstein

Wedding of the waters : the Erie Canal and the making of a great nation, Peter L. Bernstein

Label
Wedding of the waters : the Erie Canal and the making of a great nation
Title
Wedding of the waters
Title remainder
the Erie Canal and the making of a great nation
Statement of responsibility
Peter L. Bernstein
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The account of how the Erie Canal forever changed the course of American history"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bernstein, Peter L
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Erie Canal (N.Y.)
  • United States
Label
Wedding of the waters : the Erie Canal and the making of a great nation, Peter L. Bernstein
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 383-423) 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
Smooth sailing -- Hudson's wrong turn -- Washington's pivot -- Canal maniacs -- "A canal to the moon" -- The sublime spectacle -- The extravagant proposal -- The expedition -- War and peace -- The shower of gold -- Digging the ditch -- Boom, bust, bonds -- Rude invective -- Unwearied zeal -- A noble work -- The pageant of power -- The wedding of the waters -- No charge for births -- The prodigious artery -- The granary of the world
Control code
56614386
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
448 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393052336
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2004022792
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
Wedding of the waters : the Erie Canal and the making of a great nation, Peter L. Bernstein
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 383-423) 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
Smooth sailing -- Hudson's wrong turn -- Washington's pivot -- Canal maniacs -- "A canal to the moon" -- The sublime spectacle -- The extravagant proposal -- The expedition -- War and peace -- The shower of gold -- Digging the ditch -- Boom, bust, bonds -- Rude invective -- Unwearied zeal -- A noble work -- The pageant of power -- The wedding of the waters -- No charge for births -- The prodigious artery -- The granary of the world
Control code
56614386
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
448 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393052336
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2004022792
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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