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The Resource Blood of tyrants : George Washington & the forging of the presidency, Logan Beirne

Blood of tyrants : George Washington & the forging of the presidency, Logan Beirne

Label
Blood of tyrants : George Washington & the forging of the presidency
Title
Blood of tyrants
Title remainder
George Washington & the forging of the presidency
Statement of responsibility
Logan Beirne
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Beirne, Logan
Dewey number
973.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E209
LC item number
.B37 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Washington, George
  • Washington, George
  • Strategic culture
  • Presidents
  • Generals
  • United States
  • United States
  • Civil-military relations
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Blood of tyrants : George Washington & the forging of the presidency, Logan Beirne
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [323]-406) and index
Contents
The King of America -- The not so United States -- Not as happy in peace as they had been glorious in war -- The shadow government -- The phoenix -- Wield the sword -- The Washington paradigm -- Cruel and usual punishment -- The currents of war -- Best circumspection -- The realities of war -- Necessary evil -- Fully justifiable -- What it takes to defend the nation -- Dictator of America -- Scorpion on a leash -- Between a hawk and a buzzard -- Onslaught -- The times that try men's souls -- Reevaluation -- Victory or death -- Idolatry -- Dictator perpetuo -- Tribunals & tribulations -- Prosecution of military duty -- A traitor lurks -- Treason of the blackest dye -- Courts-martial & commissions -- American military justice -- His excellency's loyal subjects: wartime rights of americans -- Total ruin -- Band of brethren -- Poison & peas -- America's defender -- License to plunder -- Not-so-civil civil war -- Could have been king -- Consummate prudence -- Winning the peace -- Spectacles and speculation -- Greatest man in the world
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
viii, 420 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781594036408
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012038961
Other physical details
ill., col. map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn778419445
  • (OCoLC)778419445
  • 1936945
Label
Blood of tyrants : George Washington & the forging of the presidency, Logan Beirne
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [323]-406) and index
Contents
The King of America -- The not so United States -- Not as happy in peace as they had been glorious in war -- The shadow government -- The phoenix -- Wield the sword -- The Washington paradigm -- Cruel and usual punishment -- The currents of war -- Best circumspection -- The realities of war -- Necessary evil -- Fully justifiable -- What it takes to defend the nation -- Dictator of America -- Scorpion on a leash -- Between a hawk and a buzzard -- Onslaught -- The times that try men's souls -- Reevaluation -- Victory or death -- Idolatry -- Dictator perpetuo -- Tribunals & tribulations -- Prosecution of military duty -- A traitor lurks -- Treason of the blackest dye -- Courts-martial & commissions -- American military justice -- His excellency's loyal subjects: wartime rights of americans -- Total ruin -- Band of brethren -- Poison & peas -- America's defender -- License to plunder -- Not-so-civil civil war -- Could have been king -- Consummate prudence -- Winning the peace -- Spectacles and speculation -- Greatest man in the world
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
viii, 420 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781594036408
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012038961
Other physical details
ill., col. map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn778419445
  • (OCoLC)778419445
  • 1936945

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