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The Resource Capital dames : the Civil War and the women of Washington, 1848-1868, Cokie Roberts

Capital dames : the Civil War and the women of Washington, 1848-1868, Cokie Roberts

Label
Capital dames : the Civil War and the women of Washington, 1848-1868
Title
Capital dames
Title remainder
the Civil War and the women of Washington, 1848-1868
Statement of responsibility
Cokie Roberts
Title variation
Civil War and the women of Washington, 1848-1868
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Roberts marks the sesquicentennial of the Civil War by offering a ... look at Washington, D.C., and the experiences, influence, and contributions of its women during this momentous period of American history"--Amazon.com
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roberts, Cokie
Dewey number
793.7082
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • United States
  • Women
  • Politicians' spouses
  • Women
  • United States
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • Women
Label
Capital dames : the Civil War and the women of Washington, 1848-1868, Cokie Roberts
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 423-492)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Meet the women of Washington, 1848-1856 -- Jessie runs for president but Harriet takes the White House and Mary Jane reports, 1856-1858 -- Varina leads and leaves as Abby drops by, 1859-1861 -- Rose goes to jail, Jessie goes to the White House, Dorothea goes to work, 1861 -- Rose is released, Clara goes to war, Louisa May briefly nurses, 1862 -- Lizzie reports on the action, Janet goes to camp, Louisa takes charge, 1863 -- Anna speaks, Jessie campaigns (again), Sojourner visits, 1864 -- One Mary leaves, one Mary hangs, and Lois writes about it all, 1865 -- Virginia and Varina return, Sara survives, Mary is humiliated, Kate loses, 1866-1868
Control code
18511261
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 494 pages
Isbn
9780062002778
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015001049
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
Label
Capital dames : the Civil War and the women of Washington, 1848-1868, Cokie Roberts
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 423-492)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Meet the women of Washington, 1848-1856 -- Jessie runs for president but Harriet takes the White House and Mary Jane reports, 1856-1858 -- Varina leads and leaves as Abby drops by, 1859-1861 -- Rose goes to jail, Jessie goes to the White House, Dorothea goes to work, 1861 -- Rose is released, Clara goes to war, Louisa May briefly nurses, 1862 -- Lizzie reports on the action, Janet goes to camp, Louisa takes charge, 1863 -- Anna speaks, Jessie campaigns (again), Sojourner visits, 1864 -- One Mary leaves, one Mary hangs, and Lois writes about it all, 1865 -- Virginia and Varina return, Sara survives, Mary is humiliated, Kate loses, 1866-1868
Control code
18511261
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 494 pages
Isbn
9780062002778
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015001049
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits

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