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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
Dewey number
386/.48/09747
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HE396.E6
LC item number
B47 2005
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
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 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
1st ed.
Extent
448 pages
Isbn
9780393052336
Lccn
2004022792
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, 1 map
Label
Wedding of the waters : the Erie Canal and the making of a great nation, Peter L. Bernstein
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 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
1st ed.
Extent
448 pages
Isbn
9780393052336
Lccn
2004022792
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, 1 map

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