skip to content
Martha Washington : an American life Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Martha Washington : an American life

Author: Patricia Brady
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Profiles the nation's original First Lady as the widowed mother of two children who became George Washington's beloved partner and a mainstay in his stressful life, drawing on numerous sources to reveal her contributions to American character.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Biographie
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brady, Patricia, 1943-
Martha Washington.
New York : Viking, 2005
(OCoLC)607578492
Named Person: Martha Washington; Martha Washington; Martha Washington
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Brady
ISBN: 0670034304 9780670034307 0143037137 9780143037132
OCLC Number: 57235711
Description: 276 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: On the road to history --
Little Patsy Dandridge --
Courtship --
Young Mrs. Custis --
The widow Custis and Colonel Washington --
Gentry life at Mount Vernon --
Lady Washington and the American Revolution --
Valley Forge and eventual victory --
Mount Vernon and a new family --
The president's lady --
The torments of the second team --
"Under their vine and under their fig tree" --
The widow Washington --
The real Martha Washington.
Responsibility: Patricia Brady.
More information:

Abstract:

Profiles the nation's original First Lady as the widowed mother of two children who became George Washington's beloved partner and a mainstay in his stressful life, drawing on numerous sources to reveal her contributions to American character.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/57235711> # Martha Washington : an American life
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "57235711" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/973.41092/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1075830> ; # Presidents' spouses
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11460#Topic/presidents_spouses_united_states> ; # Presidents' spouses--United States
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/B/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/3275294> ; # Martha Washington
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:audience <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/57235711#Audience> ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/11192425> ; # Patricia Brady
    schema:datePublished "2005" ;
    schema:description "On the road to history -- Little Patsy Dandridge -- Courtship -- Young Mrs. Custis -- The widow Custis and Colonel Washington -- Gentry life at Mount Vernon -- Lady Washington and the American Revolution -- Valley Forge and eventual victory -- Mount Vernon and a new family -- The president's lady -- The torments of the second team -- "Under their vine and under their fig tree" -- The widow Washington -- The real Martha Washington."@en ;
    schema:description "Profiles the nation's original First Lady as the widowed mother of two children who became George Washington's beloved partner and a mainstay in his stressful life, drawing on numerous sources to reveal her contributions to American character."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/11460> ;
    schema:genre "Juvenile works"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biographie"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607578492> ;
    schema:name "Martha Washington : an American life"@en ;
    schema:productID "57235711" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/57235711#PublicationEvent/new_york_viking_2005> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11460#Agent/viking> ; # Viking
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0603/2004061242.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780143037132> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780670034307> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/57235711> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1075830> # Presidents' spouses
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Presidents' spouses"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/11192425> # Patricia Brady
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1943" ;
    schema:familyName "Brady" ;
    schema:givenName "Patricia" ;
    schema:name "Patricia Brady" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/3275294> # Martha Washington
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1731" ;
    schema:deathDate "1802" ;
    schema:familyName "Washington" ;
    schema:givenName "Martha" ;
    schema:name "Martha Washington" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780143037132>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0143037137" ;
    schema:isbn "9780143037132" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780670034307>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0670034304" ;
    schema:isbn "9780670034307" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607578492>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Martha Washington." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/57235711> ; # Martha Washington : an American life
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.