To begin the world anew : : the genius and ambiguities of the American founders

Title To begin the world anew : : the genius and ambiguities of the American founders
Names Bailyn, Bernard.
Book Number BR014752
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Pulitzer Prize-winning historian analyzes the contradictory nature of key figures and documents of the American Revolution. Bailyn's five essays discuss cultural influences on political creativity, different sides of Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin's idealism and realism, and the Federalist papers. 2003.
Local Subject Current Events / Contemporary Issues - CON
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Adult Book - AD
Short Book - SH
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
War - Revolutionary War - WNFR
War (Non-Fiction) - WNF
Literature - Essays, letters, speeches - ELS
Literature - LIT
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Politics and Government - POL
History, U.S. - 18th Century - HUE
Braille Book Review, Nov-Dec 2004 - B604
Audience Notes A
LC Subject Statesmen - United States - History - 18th century
Presidents - United States - History - 18th century
Revolutionaries - United States - History - 18th century
Constitutional history - United States
United States - Politics and government - 1775-1783
United States - Politics and government - 1783-1809
Call Number 973.3 ANF
Language English
Released 2003
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2003 (CPH, transcribing agency. CPH, distributor.)
Original Publication Transcription of: 1st ed. New York : Knopf, 2003.
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