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Inventing a nation : Washington, Adams, Jefferson

Auteur : Gore Vidal
Éditeur : New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2003.
Collection : American icons series.
Édition/format :   Livre imprimé : Biography : EnglishVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
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"Gore Vidal, one of the master stylists of American literature and one of the most acute observers of American life and history, turns his immense literary and historiographic talent to a portrait of the formidable trio of George Washington, John Adams, and Thomas Jefferson."
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Genre/forme : Biography
Biographie (Descripteur de forme)
Biographies
Personne nommée : George Washington; John Adams; Thomas Jefferson; George Washington; John Adams; Thomas Jefferson; George Washington; John Adams; Thomas Jefferson; John Adams; Thomas Jefferson; George Washington; John Adams; Thomas Jefferson; George Washington; John Adams; Thomas Jefferson; George Washington; George Washington; John Adams; Thomas Jefferson
Type d’ouvrage : Biography
Format : Book
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs : Gore Vidal
ISBN : 0300101716 9780300101713 0300105924 9780300105926
Numéro OCLC : 52721004
Notes : Includes index.
Description : 198 pages ; 22 cm.
Titre de collection : American icons series.
Responsabilité : Gore Vidal.

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One of the master stylists of American literature, Gore Vidal now provides us with his uniquely irreverent take on America's founding fathers, bringing them to life at key moments of decision in the  Lire la suite...

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