The Resource Freedom's cap : the United States Capitol and the coming of the Civil War, Guy Gugliotta

Freedom's cap : the United States Capitol and the coming of the Civil War, Guy Gugliotta

Label
Freedom's cap : the United States Capitol and the coming of the Civil War
Title
Freedom's cap
Title remainder
the United States Capitol and the coming of the Civil War
Statement of responsibility
Guy Gugliotta
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The history of the modern U.S. Capitol, the iconic seat of American government, is also the chronicle of America's most tumultuous years. An award-winning journalist has captured with impeccable detail the clash of personalities behind the building of the Capitol and its extraordinary design and engineering
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gugliotta, Guy
Dewey number
975.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F204.C2
LC item number
G84 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.)
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • United States
Label
Freedom's cap : the United States Capitol and the coming of the Civil War, Guy Gugliotta
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 413-460) 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
"Congress House" -- Planting the seed -- Jefferson Davis loses one and wins one -- The contest -- Thomas U. Walter in charge -- Sharks in the water -- Jefferson Davis returns -- Engineer in charge -- Walter has a new idea -- The alien menace -- "A lively old man with a very red nose" -- Bleeding Kansas -- A new House of Representatives -- The feud -- Meigs under siege -- Swan song -- Tying off loose ends -- Freedom's cap
Control code
ocn709673926
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 486 pages
Isbn
9780809046812
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011025750
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 40020581368
  • 40020561208
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)709673926
Label
Freedom's cap : the United States Capitol and the coming of the Civil War, Guy Gugliotta
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 413-460) 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
"Congress House" -- Planting the seed -- Jefferson Davis loses one and wins one -- The contest -- Thomas U. Walter in charge -- Sharks in the water -- Jefferson Davis returns -- Engineer in charge -- Walter has a new idea -- The alien menace -- "A lively old man with a very red nose" -- Bleeding Kansas -- A new House of Representatives -- The feud -- Meigs under siege -- Swan song -- Tying off loose ends -- Freedom's cap
Control code
ocn709673926
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 486 pages
Isbn
9780809046812
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011025750
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 40020581368
  • 40020561208
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)709673926

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