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The Resource Washington's crossing, David Hackett Fischer

Washington's crossing, David Hackett Fischer

Label
Washington's crossing
Title
Washington's crossing
Statement of responsibility
David Hackett Fischer
Title variation
Washingtons crossing
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the events of December 25, 1776 through January 3, 1777, when George Washington led American troops across the Delaware River and launched an attack on the British Army that marked a turning point in the battle for independence
Summary
Provides an account of a pivotal moment in American history--the Christmas night crossing of the Delaware River to mount a sneak attack on British and Hessian troops at Trenton, New Jersey
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2005.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2004.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2004
  • Pulitzer Prize for History, 2005.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2004.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
131327
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Senior High School
  • Pulitzer Prize
  • Library Journal
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fischer, David Hackett
Dewey number
973.3/32
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
Adult
LC call number
E263.P4
LC item number
F575 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Pivotal moments in American history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Delaware River Valley (N.Y.-Del. and N.J.)
  • Washington, George
  • Delaware River Valley (N.Y.-Del. and N.J.)
  • Washington, George
Target audience
adult
Label
Washington's crossing, David Hackett Fischer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 459-486) and index
Control code
13975311
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 564 p.
Isbn
9780195170344
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003019858
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (InCu)40EF04C9AE5C44B9A74F9D786F720225
  • (IMchF)fol09050400
Label
Washington's crossing, David Hackett Fischer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 459-486) and index
Control code
13975311
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 564 p.
Isbn
9780195170344
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003019858
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (InCu)40EF04C9AE5C44B9A74F9D786F720225
  • (IMchF)fol09050400

Library Locations

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