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The Resource Captain John Smith : Jamestown and the birth of the American dream, Dorothy and Thomas Hoobler

Captain John Smith : Jamestown and the birth of the American dream, Dorothy and Thomas Hoobler

Label
Captain John Smith : Jamestown and the birth of the American dream
Title
Captain John Smith
Title remainder
Jamestown and the birth of the American dream
Statement of responsibility
Dorothy and Thomas Hoobler
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing from many primary sources including John Smith's own writings and those of other colonists, gives an account of his life, first in England, then as one of the founders of the Jamestown colony, as well as when he was charged with mutiny on the ship to America
Biography type
individual biography
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165092
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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Jamestown and the birth of the American dream
Label
Captain John Smith : Jamestown and the birth of the American dream, Dorothy and Thomas Hoobler
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-259) and index
Contents
Dreams of glory -- "To conquer is to live" -- Voyagers west -- The "first mover" of Jamestown -- A charge of mutiny -- Disease, dissension, and death -- The great American myth -- Conflicting agendas -- Seeking the future -- Smith vs. Newport -- Smith vs. Powhatan -- Smith takes charge -- "My hands have been my lands" -- The dream survives the man
Control code
000027548137
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 274 p.
Isbn
9780471485841
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Captain John Smith : Jamestown and the birth of the American dream, Dorothy and Thomas Hoobler
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-259) and index
Contents
Dreams of glory -- "To conquer is to live" -- Voyagers west -- The "first mover" of Jamestown -- A charge of mutiny -- Disease, dissension, and death -- The great American myth -- Conflicting agendas -- Seeking the future -- Smith vs. Newport -- Smith vs. Powhatan -- Smith takes charge -- "My hands have been my lands" -- The dream survives the man
Control code
000027548137
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 274 p.
Isbn
9780471485841
Other physical details
ill.

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