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Jefferson's America : the President, the purchase, and the explorers who transformed a nation / Julie M. Fenster.

Fenster, Julie M., author. (Author).
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  • 4 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Monon Town and Township Public Library - Monon 973.4 FEN (Text) 36825000841807 Non-Fiction Checked out 12/03/2016
 : In memory of John E. Brown, Jr. given by North White Class of 1983. [ JM 2016-05-10 @ MTTPLM ]
Morgan County Public Library - Martinsville 973.4609 FEN (Text) 78551000526973 Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library 973.4609 Fenster (Text) 31208912453141 non-fiction Available -
Princeton Public Library - Princeton 973.46 Fen (Text) 30890000603058 Adult Books Upper level Available -
Winchester Community Public Library - Winchester 973.4 FEN (Text) 76682000141155 Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780307956484
  • ISBN: 0307956482
  • Physical Description: 422 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, 2016.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (371-413) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: In Play -- The Man In The Farming Coat -- This Paradise Or Pandemonium -- A Wall Of Brass -- "They Pretend It Is Only To Promote Knoledge" -- "The Object Of Your Mission Is Single" -- Captain Merry -- A Second Expedition -- A Special Kind Of War -- Toward The Ouachita -- River Of Dirt -- Louisiana Freshes -- Mandan, Amatari And MinitarĂ­ -- New Year's -- The Arcansa And Red River Expedition -- Mysteries Of The Mississippi -- Achievements Large And Small -- "The More Danger The More Honor" -- Hobbling Boldly -- To Go Or Not To Go -- Freeman And A Certain Success -- Men Of Jefferson.
Summary, etc.: "The surprising story of how Thomas Jefferson commanded an unrivaled age of American exploration, sending out waves of expeditions into the West after the Louisiana Purchase. In presiding over that era of discovery, Jefferson forged a great nation"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826.
Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-1806)
Louisiana Purchase.
Explorers > West (U.S.) > History > 19th century.
HISTORY > United States > 19th Century.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY > Adventurers & Explorers.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY > Presidents & Heads of State.
West (U.S.) > Discovery and exploration.
United States > Territorial expansion.
West (U.S.) > History > To 1848.

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