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The Resource Abigail Adams : witness to a revolution, Natalie S. Bober

Abigail Adams : witness to a revolution, Natalie S. Bober

Label
Abigail Adams : witness to a revolution
Title
Abigail Adams
Title remainder
witness to a revolution
Statement of responsibility
Natalie S. Bober
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Book opens with a detailed chronology of the life of Abigail Adams, the wife of the second president of the United States and the mother of the sixth president. Chapters chronicle the life and era of this spirited woman and include many excerpts from her own writings
Awards note
Boston Globe/Horn Book Nonfiction Award Winner, 1995.
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
From biography to history : best books for children's entertainment and education by Catherine Barr
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bober, Natalie
Dewey number
973.4/4/092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
LC call number
E322.1.A38
LC item number
B63 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adams, Abigail
  • Adams, Abigail
  • Adams, Abigail
  • Presidents' spouses
  • First ladies
  • Women
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Abigail Adams : witness to a revolution, Natalie S. Bober
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-242) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
"a very incorrect writer" -- "Ballast is what I want" -- "You may take me" -- "the weaker sex" -- "I should...have been a rover" -- "The flame is kindled" -- "Partner in all the Joys and Sorrows" -- "I want some sentimental Effusions of the Heart" -- "Mrs. Delegate" -- "Remember the Ladies" -- "I want a companion a Nights" -- "to rob me of all my happiness" -- "And shall I see his face again?" -- "Who shall give me back Time?" -- "safely landed" -- "one of the choice ones of the earth" -- "the three-fold cord" -- "You, I must and will have" -- "a jewel of great price" -- "Splendid Misery" -- "If man is Lord, woman is Lordess" -- "young Shoots and Branches" -- "What have I not lost" -- "Dearest Friend."
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 248 pages
Isbn
9780689317606
Lccn
94019259
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, genealogical tables
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm30593389
Label
Abigail Adams : witness to a revolution, Natalie S. Bober
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-242) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
"a very incorrect writer" -- "Ballast is what I want" -- "You may take me" -- "the weaker sex" -- "I should...have been a rover" -- "The flame is kindled" -- "Partner in all the Joys and Sorrows" -- "I want some sentimental Effusions of the Heart" -- "Mrs. Delegate" -- "Remember the Ladies" -- "I want a companion a Nights" -- "to rob me of all my happiness" -- "And shall I see his face again?" -- "Who shall give me back Time?" -- "safely landed" -- "one of the choice ones of the earth" -- "the three-fold cord" -- "You, I must and will have" -- "a jewel of great price" -- "Splendid Misery" -- "If man is Lord, woman is Lordess" -- "young Shoots and Branches" -- "What have I not lost" -- "Dearest Friend."
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 248 pages
Isbn
9780689317606
Lccn
94019259
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, genealogical tables
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm30593389

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