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Inventing a nation : Washington, Adams, Jefferson

Autore: Gore Vidal
Editore: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2003.
Serie: American icons series.
Edizione/Formato:   book_printbook : Biography : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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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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Genere/forma: Biography
Biographie (Descripteur de forme)
Biographies
Persona incaricata: 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; George Washington; John Adams; Thomas Jefferson
Tipo materiale: Biography
Tipo documento: Book
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Gore Vidal
ISBN: 0300101716 9780300101713 0300105924 9780300105926
Numero OCLC: 52721004
Note: Includes index.
Descrizione: 198 pages ; 22 cm.
Titolo della serie: American icons series.
Responsabilità: Gore Vidal.

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