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The Resource Truman, David McCullough

Truman, David McCullough

Label
Truman
Title
Truman
Statement of responsibility
David McCullough
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on newly discovered archival material and extensive interviews with Truman's own family, friends, and Washington colleagues, McCullough tells the deeply moving story of the seemingly ordinary "man from Missouri" who was perhaps the most courageous president in our history
Awards note
  • Pulitzer Prize, Biography, 1993
  • Society of American Historians Francis Parkman Prize, 1993
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCullough, David G
Dewey number
  • 973.918/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E814
LC item number
.M26 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Truman, Harry S
  • Presidents
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Truman, David McCullough
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 999-1082) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Son of the middle border. Blue River country ; Model boy ; The way of the farmer ; Soldier -- Politician. Try, try again ; The Senator from Pendergast ; Patriot ; Numbered days -- To the best of my ability. The Moon, the stars, and all the planets ; Summer of decision -- Mr. President. The buck stops here ; Turning point ; The heat in the kitchen ; Fighting chance -- Weight of the world. Iron man ; Commander in chief ; Final days -- Back home. Citizen Truman
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
1117 pages, 48 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780671869205
Lccn
92005245
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm25411163
  • (Sirsi) o25411163
  • (TMQ) o25411163
Label
Truman, David McCullough
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 999-1082) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Son of the middle border. Blue River country ; Model boy ; The way of the farmer ; Soldier -- Politician. Try, try again ; The Senator from Pendergast ; Patriot ; Numbered days -- To the best of my ability. The Moon, the stars, and all the planets ; Summer of decision -- Mr. President. The buck stops here ; Turning point ; The heat in the kitchen ; Fighting chance -- Weight of the world. Iron man ; Commander in chief ; Final days -- Back home. Citizen Truman
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
1117 pages, 48 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780671869205
Lccn
92005245
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm25411163
  • (Sirsi) o25411163
  • (TMQ) o25411163

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