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The Resource The destiny of the republic : a tale of madness, medicine & the murder of a president, Candice Millard

The destiny of the republic : a tale of madness, medicine & the murder of a president, Candice Millard

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The destiny of the republic : a tale of madness, medicine & the murder of a president
Title
The destiny of the republic
Title remainder
a tale of madness, medicine & the murder of a president
Statement of responsibility
Candice Millard
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
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Millard, Candice
Dewey number
973.8/4092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E687.9
LC item number
.M55 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Garfield, James A.
  • Presidents
  • Guiteau, Charles Julius
  • Presidents
  • Medicine
  • Bell, Alexander Graham
  • Medical instruments and apparatus
  • United States
  • Political culture
  • Power (Social sciences)
Label
The destiny of the republic : a tale of madness, medicine & the murder of a president, Candice Millard
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-323) and index
Contents
Prologue: Chose -- Promise -- The scientific spirit -- Providence -- A light in the wilderness -- God's minuteman -- Bleak mountain -- War -- Hand and soul -- Real Brutuses and Bolingbrokes -- Brains, flesh, and blood -- Casus belli -- The dark dreams of presidents -- "A desperate deed" -- Fear -- "Thank God it is all over" -- "It's true" -- All evil consequences -- Blood-guilty -- "The whole nation kin" -- Neither death nor life -- One nation -- Hope -- On a mountaintop, alone -- Terror, hope, and despair -- One : after all -- Two : all the angels of the universe -- The scientific spirit
Control code
2011001549
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 339 p.
Isbn
9780385526265
Lccn
2011001549
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The destiny of the republic : a tale of madness, medicine & the murder of a president, Candice Millard
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-323) and index
Contents
Prologue: Chose -- Promise -- The scientific spirit -- Providence -- A light in the wilderness -- God's minuteman -- Bleak mountain -- War -- Hand and soul -- Real Brutuses and Bolingbrokes -- Brains, flesh, and blood -- Casus belli -- The dark dreams of presidents -- "A desperate deed" -- Fear -- "Thank God it is all over" -- "It's true" -- All evil consequences -- Blood-guilty -- "The whole nation kin" -- Neither death nor life -- One nation -- Hope -- On a mountaintop, alone -- Terror, hope, and despair -- One : after all -- Two : all the angels of the universe -- The scientific spirit
Control code
2011001549
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 339 p.
Isbn
9780385526265
Lccn
2011001549
Other physical details
ill.

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