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The Resource Henry Clay, America's greatest statesman, Harlow Giles Unger

Henry Clay, America's greatest statesman, Harlow Giles Unger

Label
Henry Clay, America's greatest statesman
Title
Henry Clay, America's greatest statesman
Statement of responsibility
Harlow Giles Unger
Title variation
Henry Clay, America's greatest states man
Title variation remainder
Americas greatest statesman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a little known chapter of early American history, a fearless Kentucky lawyer rids Congress of corruption and violence in an era when congressmen debated with bullets as well as ballots. Harlow Giles Unger reveals how Henry Clay, the youngest congressman ever elected Speaker of the House, rewrote congressional rules and established the Speaker as the most powerful elected official after the president
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10448574
Cataloging source
DLC
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1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Unger, Harlow G.
Dewey number
  • 328.73/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E340.C6
LC item number
U57 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Clay, Henry
  • United States
  • Legislators
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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America's greatest statesman
Label
Henry Clay, America's greatest statesman, Harlow Giles Unger
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
905450290
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Da Capo Press edition.
Extent
xviii, 318 pages
Isbn
9780306823916
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015010250
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Henry Clay, America's greatest statesman, Harlow Giles Unger
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
905450290
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Da Capo Press edition.
Extent
xviii, 318 pages
Isbn
9780306823916
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015010250
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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