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The Resource Eyes of the nation : a visual history of the United States, by Vincent Virga and curators of the Library of Congress ; historical commentary by Alan Brinkley

Eyes of the nation : a visual history of the United States, by Vincent Virga and curators of the Library of Congress ; historical commentary by Alan Brinkley

Label
Eyes of the nation : a visual history of the United States
Title
Eyes of the nation
Title remainder
a visual history of the United States
Statement of responsibility
by Vincent Virga and curators of the Library of Congress ; historical commentary by Alan Brinkley
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Uses photographs, maps, illustrations, posters, manuscripts, letters, and other treasures in the Special Collections of the Library of Congress to document the history of the United States from 1492 through the late twentieth century, and includes seven essays of historical commentary
  • ...[L]ucid historical commentary by the distinguished historian Alan Brinkley ... [and] a bountiful narrative-in-pictures drawn from the millions of maps, prints, photographs, posters, manuscripts, motion pictures, and other treasures in the Special Collections of the Library of Congress. -- from book jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Virga, Vincent
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E178.5
LC item number
.V57 1997 Oversize
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brinkley, Alan
  • Library of Congress
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Eyes of the nation : a visual history of the United States, by Vincent Virga and curators of the Library of Congress ; historical commentary by Alan Brinkley
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Encounter, 1492-1600 -- The garden -- The world turn'd upside down, 1600-1800 -- Westward the course of empire, 1800-1850 -- The river -- A more perfect union, 1850-1870 -- Yearning to breathe free, 1870-1920 -- The city -- Rendezvous with destiny, 1920-1945 -- The pursuit of happiness, 1945- -- The people
Control code
ocm37457948
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 399 pages
Isbn
9780679443308
Lccn
97036603
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Charles Z. Lawrence Collection
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)37457948
Label
Eyes of the nation : a visual history of the United States, by Vincent Virga and curators of the Library of Congress ; historical commentary by Alan Brinkley
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Encounter, 1492-1600 -- The garden -- The world turn'd upside down, 1600-1800 -- Westward the course of empire, 1800-1850 -- The river -- A more perfect union, 1850-1870 -- Yearning to breathe free, 1870-1920 -- The city -- Rendezvous with destiny, 1920-1945 -- The pursuit of happiness, 1945- -- The people
Control code
ocm37457948
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 399 pages
Isbn
9780679443308
Lccn
97036603
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Charles Z. Lawrence Collection
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)37457948

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