The Resource The general and Mrs. Washington : the untold story of a marriage and a revolution, Bruce Chadwick

The general and Mrs. Washington : the untold story of a marriage and a revolution, Bruce Chadwick

Label
The general and Mrs. Washington : the untold story of a marriage and a revolution
Title
The general and Mrs. Washington
Title remainder
the untold story of a marriage and a revolution
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Chadwick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chadwick, Bruce
Dewey number
  • 973.4/10922
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E312.19
LC item number
.C47 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Washington, George
  • Washington, Martha
  • Married people
  • Generals
  • Generals' spouses
  • United States
Label
The general and Mrs. Washington : the untold story of a marriage and a revolution, Bruce Chadwick
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The early years -- George and Martha -- Colonel Washington -- The widow Custis -- The Washingtons at Mount Vernon -- Martha Washington : mistress of Mount Vernon -- The Washingtons in high society -- Family : George, Martha and the children -- Tragedy and joy -- "The poor wretches" : the Washingtons and slavery -- War clouds the revolution -- The Commander in Chief and lady Washington -- The Cambridge camp -- The death of George Washington? -- The awful Valley Forge winter -- Snowed in : Morristown, 1779-1780 -- "The world turned upside down" : Yorktown and the end of the revolution -- A long awaited retirement to Mount Vernon and a second family -- The first couple -- The much admired Washingtons -- First in the hearts of their countrymen : the final retirement
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 406 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781402206955
Lccn
2006006324
Other control number
9781402206955
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm64486426
  • 978352
Label
The general and Mrs. Washington : the untold story of a marriage and a revolution, Bruce Chadwick
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The early years -- George and Martha -- Colonel Washington -- The widow Custis -- The Washingtons at Mount Vernon -- Martha Washington : mistress of Mount Vernon -- The Washingtons in high society -- Family : George, Martha and the children -- Tragedy and joy -- "The poor wretches" : the Washingtons and slavery -- War clouds the revolution -- The Commander in Chief and lady Washington -- The Cambridge camp -- The death of George Washington? -- The awful Valley Forge winter -- Snowed in : Morristown, 1779-1780 -- "The world turned upside down" : Yorktown and the end of the revolution -- A long awaited retirement to Mount Vernon and a second family -- The first couple -- The much admired Washingtons -- First in the hearts of their countrymen : the final retirement
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 406 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781402206955
Lccn
2006006324
Other control number
9781402206955
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm64486426
  • 978352

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