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The Resource All the great prizes : the life of John Hay, from Lincoln to Roosevelt, John Taliaferro

All the great prizes : the life of John Hay, from Lincoln to Roosevelt, John Taliaferro

Label
All the great prizes : the life of John Hay, from Lincoln to Roosevelt
Title
All the great prizes
Title remainder
the life of John Hay, from Lincoln to Roosevelt
Statement of responsibility
John Taliaferro
Title variation
Life of John Hay, from Lincoln to Roosevelt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
John Hay was both witness and author of many of the most significant chapters in American history, from the birth of the Republican Party, the Civil War and the Spanish-American War, to the prelude to the First World War. Much of what we know about Abraham Lincoln and Theodore Roosevelt comes to us through the observations Hay made while private secretary to one and secretary of state to the other
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taliaferro, John
Dewey number
  • 973.7092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hay, John
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Roosevelt, Theodore
  • Statesmen
  • United States
  • United States
Label
All the great prizes : the life of John Hay, from Lincoln to Roosevelt, John Taliaferro
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [613]-642) and index
Contents
Oughtnottobiography -- Spunky point -- Potomac fever -- Bolts of war -- Progress of democracy -- Plain language -- Millionaires' row -- Roses in a glue-factory -- Scorpions -- Everlasting angels -- Two on the terrace -- Tame cats -- The English mission -- Setting the table -- Spheres of influence -- Rope of sand -- A reasonable time -- Fair warning -- Color of right -- Hayism -- All the great prizes
Control code
sky249855134
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
x, 673 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781416597308
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2012032847
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) l2012032847
Label
All the great prizes : the life of John Hay, from Lincoln to Roosevelt, John Taliaferro
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [613]-642) and index
Contents
Oughtnottobiography -- Spunky point -- Potomac fever -- Bolts of war -- Progress of democracy -- Plain language -- Millionaires' row -- Roses in a glue-factory -- Scorpions -- Everlasting angels -- Two on the terrace -- Tame cats -- The English mission -- Setting the table -- Spheres of influence -- Rope of sand -- A reasonable time -- Fair warning -- Color of right -- Hayism -- All the great prizes
Control code
sky249855134
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
x, 673 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781416597308
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2012032847
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) l2012032847

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