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The Resource Becoming Madison : the extraordinary origins of the least likely founding father, Michael Signer

Becoming Madison : the extraordinary origins of the least likely founding father, Michael Signer

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Becoming Madison : the extraordinary origins of the least likely founding father
Title
Becoming Madison
Title remainder
the extraordinary origins of the least likely founding father
Statement of responsibility
Michael Signer
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A political theorist presents a landmark investigation into the intellectual, psychological and personal life of the least known Founding Father, shedding new light on this leader who pushed the American state to achieve its potential no matter what obstacles were thrown his way
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Signer, Michael
Dewey number
  • 973.5/1092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Madison, James
  • Presidents
  • United States
Label
Becoming Madison : the extraordinary origins of the least likely founding father, Michael Signer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Time Line of Events in the Life of James Madison, 1751-1789
  • Part I. "Our passions are like torrents" -- The good doctor -- A nexus imperii -- The high tract of public life -- "The annals of heaven" -- "If this be treason, make the most of it!" -- Suspending his intellectual functions -- All men are equally entitled -- Councilor to Governor Henry -- "Distrust of the public ability"
  • Part II. A defect of adequate statesmen -- The "coercive power" -- A sad reunion -- Kitty -- A remonstrance -- Solitude and reform -- "A little rebellion" -- The vices -- "On my right & left hand" -- The campaign begins -- Several mad freaks
  • Part III. Ratification in Richmond -- Extremely feeble -- Bugbears and hobgoblins -- The revelations of Zachariah Johnson -- Retaliation -- Sedition
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 371 pages
Isbn
9781610392952
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2014038885
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
Label
Becoming Madison : the extraordinary origins of the least likely founding father, Michael Signer
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Time Line of Events in the Life of James Madison, 1751-1789
  • Part I. "Our passions are like torrents" -- The good doctor -- A nexus imperii -- The high tract of public life -- "The annals of heaven" -- "If this be treason, make the most of it!" -- Suspending his intellectual functions -- All men are equally entitled -- Councilor to Governor Henry -- "Distrust of the public ability"
  • Part II. A defect of adequate statesmen -- The "coercive power" -- A sad reunion -- Kitty -- A remonstrance -- Solitude and reform -- "A little rebellion" -- The vices -- "On my right & left hand" -- The campaign begins -- Several mad freaks
  • Part III. Ratification in Richmond -- Extremely feeble -- Bugbears and hobgoblins -- The revelations of Zachariah Johnson -- Retaliation -- Sedition
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 371 pages
Isbn
9781610392952
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2014038885
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits

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