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The Resource Destiny of the republic : : a tale of madness, medicine, and the murder of a president, Candice Millard, (LARGE PRINT)

Destiny of the republic : : a tale of madness, medicine, and the murder of a president, Candice Millard, (LARGE PRINT)

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Destiny of the republic : : a tale of madness, medicine, and the murder of a president
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Destiny of the republic :
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a tale of madness, medicine, and the murder of a president
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Candice Millard
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eng
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A narrative account of the twentieth president's political career offers insight into his background as a scholar and Civil War hero, his battles against the corrupt establishment, and Alexander Graham Bell's failed attempt to save him from an assassin's bullet
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Title
Destiny of the Republic
Creator
Summary
A narrative account of James Garfield's political career offers insight into his background as a scholar and Civil War hero, his battles against the corrupt establishment, and Alexander Graham Bell's failed attempt to save him from an assassin's bullet
Subject
Genre
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2012.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2011.
  • Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Fact Crime, 2012.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2011.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2015.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10012132
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.8/4092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E687.9
LC item number
.M55 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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a tale of madness, medicine and the murder of a President
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a tale of madness, medicine and the murder of a President
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Candice Millard
Destiny of the republic : : a tale of madness, medicine, and the murder of a president, Candice Millard, (LARGE PRINT)
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Destiny of the republic : : a tale of madness, medicine, and the murder of a president, Candice Millard, (LARGE PRINT)
Publication
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Originally published: New York : Doubleday, c2011
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Prologue: Chose -- Promise -- The scientific spirit -- Providence -- A light in the wilderness -- God's minuteman -- Bleak mountain -- War -- Hand and soul -- Real Brutuses and Bolingbrokes -- Brains, flesh, and blood -- Casus belli -- The dark dreams of presidents -- "A desperate deed" -- Fear -- "Thank God it is all over" -- "It's true" -- All evil consequences -- Blood-guilty -- "The whole nation kin" -- Neither death nor life -- One nation -- Hope -- On a mountaintop, alone -- Terror, hope, and despair -- One : after all -- Two : all the angels of the universe -- The scientific spirit
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ocn759491855
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Dimensions
23 cm.
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Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
625 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410446251
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2011045169
Other physical details
ill.

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