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American connections : the founding fathers, networked

Author: James Burke
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Simon & Schuster trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Identifies lesser-known coincidences linking each of the fifty-six signers of the Declaration of Independence and modern-day America, tracing how historical events and people gave rise to today's technologies.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
History
Trivia and miscellanea
Miscellanées
Miscellanea
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Burke, James, 1936-
American connections.
New York : Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, 2007
(OCoLC)608025919
Online version:
Burke, James, 1936-
American connections.
New York : Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, 2007
(OCoLC)608422538
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James Burke
ISBN: 9780743282260 0743282264
OCLC Number: 81860860
Description: xv, 351 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: John Hancock (MA) --
Josiah Bartlett (NH) --
William Whipple (NH) --
Sam Adams (MA) --
John Adams (MA) --
Robert Treat Paine (MA) --
Stephen Hopkins (RI) --
William Ellery (RI) --
Roger Sherman (CT) --
Samuel Huntington (CT) --
William Williams (CT) --
William Floyd (NY) --
Philip Livingston (NY) --
Francis Lewis (NY) --
Lewis Morris (NY) --
Richard Stockton (NJ) --
John Witherspoon (NJ) --
Francis Hopkinson (NJ) --
John Hart (NJ) --
Abraham Clark (NJ) --
Robert Morris (PA) --
Benjamin Rush (PA) --
Benjamin Franklin (PA) --
John Morton (PA) --
George Clymer (PA) --
James Smith (PA) --
George Taylor (PA) --
James Wilson (PA) --
George Ross (PA) --
Caesar Rodney (DE) --
George Read (DE) --
Samuel Chase (MD) --
William Paca (MD) --
Thomas Stone (MD) --
Charles Carroll of Carrollton (MD) --
Thomas Jefferson (VA) --
Benjamin Harrison (VA) --
Thomas Nelson (VA) --
Frank Lee (VA) --
Carter Braxton (VA) --
William Hooper (NC) --
Joseph Hewes (NC) --
John Penn (NC) --
Edward Rutledge (SC) --
Thomas Heyward (SC) --
Thomas Lynch, Jr(SC) --
Arthur Middleton (SC) --
Button Gwinett (GA) --
Lyman Hall (GA) --
George Walton (GA) --
George Wythe (VA) --
Elbridge Gerry (MA) --
Richard Henry Lee (VA) --
Oliver Wolcott (CT) --
Matthew Thornton (MA) --
Thomas McKean (DE).
Responsibility: James Burke.
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