William Cooper's town : : power and persuasion on the frontier of the early American republic

Title William Cooper's town : : power and persuasion on the frontier of the early American republic
Names Taylor, Alan.
Book Number BR011205
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Portrays the life of wealthy land speculator and politician William Cooper, who rose from humble origins to prominence as the founder of Cooperstown, New York. The spectacular rise and later decline of Cooper's fortunes inspired the writings of his author son, James Fenimore Cooper.
Local Subject History - HST
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Award-Winning Adult Books - AWA
Adult Book - AD
Long Book - LO
Biography - Historical - BIH
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Biography - Political, U.S - BIPU
Biography - Politicians - BIP
History, United States - HUS
Audience Notes A
LC Subject Cooperstown (N.Y.) - History
Call Number 974.774 ANF
Language English
Released 1995
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, 1995 (American Printing House for the Blind, transcribing agency. American Printing House for the Blind, distributor)
Original Publication Transcription of: 1st ed. New York : Distributed by Random House, 1996, c1995.
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