The Resource American phoenix : John Quincy and Louisa Adams, the War of 1812, and the exile that saved American independence, Jane Hampton Cook

American phoenix : John Quincy and Louisa Adams, the War of 1812, and the exile that saved American independence, Jane Hampton Cook

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American phoenix : John Quincy and Louisa Adams, the War of 1812, and the exile that saved American independence
Title
American phoenix
Title remainder
John Quincy and Louisa Adams, the War of 1812, and the exile that saved American independence
Statement of responsibility
Jane Hampton Cook
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.5/22092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
  • E377
  • E377
LC item number
  • .C67 2013
  • .C67 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
American phoenix : John Quincy and Louisa Adams, the War of 1812, and the exile that saved American independence, Jane Hampton Cook
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 486-491) and index
Contents
Journey interrupted -- Murder outside -- Thief inside -- Lost -- The crossing -- Journey begins -- Fireworks -- Good-bye, Boston birches -- Danish prey -- Three hundred Americans -- Caricature vs. character -- All the world's a stage -- Baltic circle -- Fig leaves -- Deja vu -- Eve's leaves -- Loneliness and splendor -- When in Rome -- French ├ęconomie -- Ice hills -- Divorce -- Water -- Winter woes -- Contradictions -- Pretense and propriety -- Plato's beard -- Moving on -- Fencing pirates -- French choice -- French accomplice -- Obstinate -- American cinderellas -- Christening -- The snub -- New year's bang -- Exit strategy -- French cooling -- Recall and relocation -- Correspondence and contractions -- Supreme recall -- Summer solstice -- The removal -- The confinement -- Christening reprise -- Comets -- Baltic freeze -- Interference -- Tomorrow -- Heaven -- Enemy within -- Impressment -- Retreat -- Dry bones -- Journey resurrected -- Escape -- American phoenix -- Queen of hearts -- King of spades -- The star-spangled banner -- Antebellum -- Vive! -- Epilogue: the birches of Boston
Control code
sky251792249
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 502 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781595555410
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012039898
Other physical details
ill.

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