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Travels with George : in search of Washington and his legacy / Nathaniel Philbrick.

Philbrick, Nathaniel, (author,, narrator.).

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Marianna Black Library CDBOOK 973.4 P (Text) 39493109009870 Adult Audiobook Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593417881
  • ISBN: 0593417887
  • Physical Description: 8 audio discs (approximately 9 hr., 35 min.) ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Penguin Audio, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from web page.
Formatted Contents Note:
Preface: The chariot -- Part I: Inauguration. Loomings ; Mount Vernon ; "Wreaths and chaplets of flowers" ; New York -- Part II: New England. Dreaming of George Washington ; "Only a man" ; Turf wars ; "A child of God" ; The middle road home -- Part III: Into the South. The spies of Long Island ; Newport ; Providence -- Part IV: South. Terra incognita ; The fellowship of the past ; "Follow the yellow brick road" ; "Eleven o'clock Sunday morning" ; "A cat may look on a king" ; Muddy freshets ; "The devil's own roads" -- Epilogue: The view from the mountain.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Nathaniel Philbrick.
Summary, etc.:
Does George Washington still matter? Bestselling author Nathaniel Philbrick argues for Washington's unique contribution to the forging of America by retracing his journey as a new president through all thirteen former colonies, which were now an unsure nation.
Subject: Washington, George, 1732-1799 > Travel > United States.
Philbrick, Nathaniel > Travel > United States.
United States > History > 18th century.
United States > Politics and government > 1789-1797.
United States > Description and travel.
Genre: Audiobooks.
Travel writing.

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