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glory of America

comprising memoirs of the lives and glorious exploits of some of the distinguished officers engaged in the late war with Great Britain ...

by Thomas, R., A. M.

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Published by E. Strong in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- History -- War of 1812 -- Biography. [from old catalog],
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE353 .T46
    The Physical Object
    Pagination574, [1] p.
    Number of Pages574
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23301792M
    LC Control Number16009901

    Series: Glory of America. Series by cover. 1–3 of 3 (show all) Works (3) Titles: Order: Like many concepts in the book world, "series" is a somewhat fluid and contested notion. A good rule of thumb is that series have a conventional name and are intentional creations, on the part of the author or publisher. For now, avoid forcing the. Tom Philpott talked about his biography, Glory Denied: The Saga of Jim Thompson, America’s Longest-Held Prisoner of War, published by W.W. Norton and book details Thompson’s.

    Uncle Sam and Old Glory: Symbols of America Delno C. West, Author, Jean M. West, Author, Christopher Manson, Illustrator Atheneum Books $ (40p) ISBN Buy this book. "Glory" tells the story of the 54th Regiment largely through the eyes of Shaw (Matthew Broderick), who in an early scene in the film is seen horrified and disoriented by the violence of the ed home to recover from wounds, he is recruited to lead a newly formed black regiment and takes the job even though his own enlightened abolitionist opinions still leave room for doubts.

    A toast to Nabokov! Glory is well-named. As the magician himself says, in one of those familiar forewords no doubt designed to put critics out of business, it soars to heights of purity and melancholy that I have only attained in the much later Ada. A delightful work, full of eclat, Glory dates from , and seems, along with The Gift, perhaps the most lyrical and bittersweet of the entire.   This is not to say that the historian is above history or that he sees history from a God’s-eye perspective. As Wilfred M. McClay writes in his excellent new history of America, Land of Hope: An Invitation to the Great American Story, “history always begins in the middle of things.”Not only does any historical inquiry assume a context that precedes the period one is discussing, but the.


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