The Resource Revolutionary summer : The Birth of American Independence., Joseph J Ellis, (electronic resource)

Revolutionary summer : The Birth of American Independence., Joseph J Ellis, (electronic resource)

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Revolutionary summer : The Birth of American Independence.
Title
Revolutionary summer
Title remainder
The Birth of American Independence.
Statement of responsibility
Joseph J Ellis
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Language
eng
Summary
A distinctive portrait of the crescendo moment in American history from the Pulitzer-winning American historian, Joseph Ellis. The summer months of 1776 witnessed the most consequential events in the story of our country's founding. While the thirteen colonies came together and agreed to secede from the British Empire, the British were dispatching the largest armada ever to cross the Atlantic to crush the rebellion in the cradle. The Continental Congress and the Continental Army were forced to make decisions on the run, improvising as history congealed around them. In a brilliant and seamless narrative, Ellis meticulously examines the most influential figures in this propitious moment, including George Washington, John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, and Britain's Admiral Lord Richard and General William Howe. He weaves together the political and military experiences as two sides of a single story, and shows how events on one front influenced outcomes on the..
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TEFOD
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Ellis, Joseph J
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Narrator: Stefan Rudnicki
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Rudnicki, Stefan
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  • Nonfiction
  • History
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Revolutionary summer : The Birth of American Independence., Joseph J Ellis, (electronic resource)
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  • This is an OverDrive title
  • Unabridged
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digital storage
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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stereophonic
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spoken word
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  • spw
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rdacontent
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ODN0001085493
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unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (6 audio files)
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electronic
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not applicable
Isbn
9780307943781
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(sound recording)
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  • audio
  • computer
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  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
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  • s
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digital
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sound
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digital recording
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  • remote
  • other
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unknown
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D10ABFD9-505E-4774-B3B6-3DB2587D492E
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Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 199517 KB)
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Label
Revolutionary summer : The Birth of American Independence., Joseph J Ellis, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
  • This is an OverDrive title
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0001085493
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (6 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780307943781
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
D10ABFD9-505E-4774-B3B6-3DB2587D492E
System details
Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 199517 KB)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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