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Author Schecter, Barnet.
Title George Washington's America : a biography through his maps / Barnet Schecter.
Publication Info. New York : Walker & Co., c2010.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 2 Oversize  973.4 S OVERSIZE    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st U.S. ed.
Description 303 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.), ports., facsims. ; 34 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: An atlas tells a life story -- Virginia, Barbados, and the Ohio country -- From the Monongahela to Massachusetts -- The siege of Boston -- The American invasion of Canada -- From the Hudson to Philadelphia and back -- The war in the South -- After the Revolution : uniting an expanding nation -- Danger on the frontiers, upheaval in Europe -- Grains in the northwest and southwest, trouble with France -- Back to the land, dividing Mount Vernon -- Appendix: Contents of the Yale George Washington atlas.
Subject Washington, George, 1732-1799.
Washington, George, 1732-1799 -- Map collections.
Washington, George, 1732-1799 -- Knowledge -- Geography.
United States -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.
United States -- History -- 1783-1815.
Generals -- United States -- Biography.
Presidents -- United States -- Biography.
George Washington atlas.
Added Title Biography through his maps
ISBN 9780802717481
0802717489