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The Resource Henry Clay : the essential American, David S. Heidler and Jeanne T. Heidler

Henry Clay : the essential American, David S. Heidler and Jeanne T. Heidler

Label
Henry Clay : the essential American
Title
Henry Clay
Title remainder
the essential American
Statement of responsibility
David S. Heidler and Jeanne T. Heidler
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Speaker of the House, senator, secretary of state, five-time presidential candidate, and idol to the young Abraham Lincoln, Henry Clay is captured in full in this rich and sweeping biography that vividly portrays all the drama of his times
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Heidler, David Stephen
Dewey number
  • 328.092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E340.C6
LC item number
H45 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Heidler, Jeanne T
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Clay, Henry
  • United States
  • Legislators
  • United States
Label
Henry Clay : the essential American, David S. Heidler and Jeanne T. Heidler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [497]-567) and index
Contents
The slashes -- "My hopes were more than realized" -- "Puppyism" -- The hawk and the gambler -- Uncompromising compromiser -- "I injured both him and myself" -- A thousand cuts -- Losing the bank, saving the Union -- Whig -- "I had rather be right than be president" -- Three campaigns -- Four letters -- "Death, ruthless death" -- The last gamble -- "What prodigies arise" -- "The best & almost only true friend"
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 595 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9781400067268
Isbn Type
(hc. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2009027872
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • ocn326531524
  • (OCoLC)326531524
Label
Henry Clay : the essential American, David S. Heidler and Jeanne T. Heidler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [497]-567) and index
Contents
The slashes -- "My hopes were more than realized" -- "Puppyism" -- The hawk and the gambler -- Uncompromising compromiser -- "I injured both him and myself" -- A thousand cuts -- Losing the bank, saving the Union -- Whig -- "I had rather be right than be president" -- Three campaigns -- Four letters -- "Death, ruthless death" -- The last gamble -- "What prodigies arise" -- "The best & almost only true friend"
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 595 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9781400067268
Isbn Type
(hc. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2009027872
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • ocn326531524
  • (OCoLC)326531524
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