The Resource Agents of manifest destiny : the lives and times of the filibusters, by Charles H. Brown

Agents of manifest destiny : the lives and times of the filibusters, by Charles H. Brown

Label
Agents of manifest destiny : the lives and times of the filibusters
Title
Agents of manifest destiny
Title remainder
the lives and times of the filibusters
Statement of responsibility
by Charles H. Brown
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1910-1993
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Charles H.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E415.7
LC item number
.B77
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • United States
  • Political messianism
  • Manifest Destiny
  • Filibusters
  • Militarism
  • Messianisme américain
  • Flibustiers
  • Militarisme
  • Filibusters
  • Manifest Destiny
  • Militarism
  • Political messianism
  • Territorial expansion
Label
Agents of manifest destiny : the lives and times of the filibusters, by Charles H. Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 489-502
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The prototypical filibusters -- The pearl of the Antilles : The whetted appetite for territory. Plots that failed to hatch. Defeat and death in Cuba. Filibusters in the Campaign of 1852. Franklin Pierce : expansionist president. Antic American diplomacy -- El Dorado in Mexico : Expeditions to Mexico. William Walker : special agent of destiny. The conquest of Lower California. -- The golden transit of Nicaragua : To unite the two great oceans. The year of the filibusters, 1855. Expeditions to Nicaragua. Walker victorious : forming a government. The Costa Rican war against Walker. The dictator of Nicaragua. The allied war against the filibusters. Walker in defeat : surrender at Rivas. The years of frustration. The last expedition : death in Honduras -- The later history of filibusterism
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 525 p., [8] leaves of plates
Isbn
9780807813614
Lccn
79000383
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)4638114
Label
Agents of manifest destiny : the lives and times of the filibusters, by Charles H. Brown
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 489-502
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The prototypical filibusters -- The pearl of the Antilles : The whetted appetite for territory. Plots that failed to hatch. Defeat and death in Cuba. Filibusters in the Campaign of 1852. Franklin Pierce : expansionist president. Antic American diplomacy -- El Dorado in Mexico : Expeditions to Mexico. William Walker : special agent of destiny. The conquest of Lower California. -- The golden transit of Nicaragua : To unite the two great oceans. The year of the filibusters, 1855. Expeditions to Nicaragua. Walker victorious : forming a government. The Costa Rican war against Walker. The dictator of Nicaragua. The allied war against the filibusters. Walker in defeat : surrender at Rivas. The years of frustration. The last expedition : death in Honduras -- The later history of filibusterism
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 525 p., [8] leaves of plates
Isbn
9780807813614
Lccn
79000383
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)4638114

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