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Dead certainties : unwarranted speculations

Author: Simon Schama
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Schama, Simon.
Dead certainties.
New York : Knopf, 1991
(OCoLC)609310716
Named Person: James Wolfe; Francis Parkman; George Parkman; James Wolfe; Francis Parkman; George Parkman; James (Soldat Wolfe
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Schama
ISBN: 0679402136 9780679402138 0394222202 9780394222202
OCLC Number: 22488508
Description: 333 pages, [1] leaf of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 20 cm
Contents: The many deaths of General Wolfe. At the face of the cliff --
In command --
Deep in the forest --
On the heights of Abraham --
Death of a Harvard man. Honest sweat: the blacksmith's son --
Income: the pedestrian --
Enterprise: the janitor --
Debt: skyrocket Jack --
Taking stock: the prisoner and the public --
Accounts rendered: lawyers, doctors and other solid citizens --
Payment pending: the press, the preachers and the prisoner --
Settlements: the legatees.
Responsibility: Simon Schama.
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