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The Resource The peasant prince : Thaddeus Kosciuszko and the age of revolution, Alex Storozynski

The peasant prince : Thaddeus Kosciuszko and the age of revolution, Alex Storozynski

Label
The peasant prince : Thaddeus Kosciuszko and the age of revolution
Title
The peasant prince
Title remainder
Thaddeus Kosciuszko and the age of revolution
Statement of responsibility
Alex Storozynski
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Storozynski, Alex
Dewey number
  • 973.3092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DK4348.K67
LC item number
S76 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ko?ciuszko, Tadeusz
  • United States
  • Generals
  • Statesmen
  • United States
  • Poland
  • Poland
Target audience
adult
Label
The peasant prince : Thaddeus Kosciuszko and the age of revolution, Alex Storozynski
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [285]-359) and 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
Broken hearts and Greek role models -- A rebel joins the cause -- Turning back the British tide: the Battle of Saratoga -- French egos and colonial conspirators -- Washington's West Point architect -- A rock, an African prince, and America's traitor -- A Polish Yankee goes south -- Love and rockets -- Fiddling lords and enslaved hordes -- Europe's first constitution and the Polish revolution -- The "noble" traitors -- Kosciuszko's rebels: peasant scythemen, a Burgher militia, and a Jewish cavalry -- Poland is wiped off the map -- Kosciuszko tries to free Jefferson's slaves -- Napoleon comes up short -- A peasant without a country
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xiv, 370 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780312388027
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008044625
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn259266769
  • (Sirsi) o259266769
  • (OCoLC)259266769
Label
The peasant prince : Thaddeus Kosciuszko and the age of revolution, Alex Storozynski
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [285]-359) and 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
Broken hearts and Greek role models -- A rebel joins the cause -- Turning back the British tide: the Battle of Saratoga -- French egos and colonial conspirators -- Washington's West Point architect -- A rock, an African prince, and America's traitor -- A Polish Yankee goes south -- Love and rockets -- Fiddling lords and enslaved hordes -- Europe's first constitution and the Polish revolution -- The "noble" traitors -- Kosciuszko's rebels: peasant scythemen, a Burgher militia, and a Jewish cavalry -- Poland is wiped off the map -- Kosciuszko tries to free Jefferson's slaves -- Napoleon comes up short -- A peasant without a country
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xiv, 370 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780312388027
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008044625
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn259266769
  • (Sirsi) o259266769
  • (OCoLC)259266769

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