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George Washington's journey : the President forges a new nation / T.H. Breen.

Breen, T. H., author. (Author).
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Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 973.41 BREEN (Text) 33946003081952 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781451675429
  • ISBN: 1451675429
  • ISBN: 9781451675436
  • ISBN: 1451675437
  • Physical Description: xiii, 304 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2016.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Prologue: untrodden ground: defining a new political culture -- The power of public opinion -- Inventing a new theater of politics -- The script: Washington's defense of the union -- The audience: voices of the people -- The New England tour: triumphant moments -- Signs of trouble: the road south.
Summary, etc.: Follows Washington's journey to each of the original thirteen states, during which he brought the government to the people and promoted the idea of a strong federal union.
Subject: Washington, George, 1732-1799 > Travel > United States.
Presidents > Travel > United States > History > 18th century.
United States > Politics and government > 1789-1797.

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