The Resource Orders from France : the Americans and the French in a revolutionary world, 1780-1820, Roger G. Kennedy

Orders from France : the Americans and the French in a revolutionary world, 1780-1820, Roger G. Kennedy

Label
Orders from France : the Americans and the French in a revolutionary world, 1780-1820
Title
Orders from France
Title remainder
the Americans and the French in a revolutionary world, 1780-1820
Statement of responsibility
Roger G. Kennedy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kennedy, Roger G
Index
index present
LC call number
E164
LC item number
.K46 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • USA
  • Frankreich
  • Architecture, French
  • Architecture, French
  • Civilization
  • Civilization
  • Kultur
  • Geschichte (1780-1820)
Label
Orders from France : the Americans and the French in a revolutionary world, 1780-1820, Roger G. Kennedy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: A way of looking at things -- French neoclassicism and other matters -- Architecture and money -- Part II: The multinationals -- The empire of commerce -- The men of the west -- Great inventions -- The further career of Pierre Pharoux -- Part III: Among the great ones -- Transatlantic crossings -- Innocents abroad -- A feasting of tigers -- Alexander Hamilton -- The grange -- Part IV: Saint-Domingue -- The benefits of toil -- Disaster -- American connections -- The slave owners attack -- Part V: The transfer of art and technology -- Stephen Girard -- Pierre Bauduy -- The basis of economics -- Architectural matters -- Gorky park and eden park -- Part IV: Brass and silver -- Preliminaries to business: architecture -- Preliminaries to business: politics and economics -- The stage and the set of characters -- The silver scheme -- David Parish -- Cotton and architecture -- The Smiths of Baltimore -- Other connections -- Friends and relations -- Part VII: The "conspiracy" of Aaron Burr -- Whose plot? -- The plots thicken -- Western adventures -- The turning point -- The "wall of brass" again -- Architectural accessories -- Part VIII: the new Thébaïde -- Joseph Lakanal -- To America -- Plot and counterplot -- The president, the banker, and the general -- Joel Barlow -- New Orleans -- The tranquility of James Monroe -- Part IX: Solid geometry -- The party of hope -- Mr. Jefferson's taste -- Grandeur in the eighties -- The curve of the corn market
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 527 pages
Isbn
9780394555928
Lccn
88045782
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)18682827
  • (OCoLC)ocm18682827
Label
Orders from France : the Americans and the French in a revolutionary world, 1780-1820, Roger G. Kennedy
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: A way of looking at things -- French neoclassicism and other matters -- Architecture and money -- Part II: The multinationals -- The empire of commerce -- The men of the west -- Great inventions -- The further career of Pierre Pharoux -- Part III: Among the great ones -- Transatlantic crossings -- Innocents abroad -- A feasting of tigers -- Alexander Hamilton -- The grange -- Part IV: Saint-Domingue -- The benefits of toil -- Disaster -- American connections -- The slave owners attack -- Part V: The transfer of art and technology -- Stephen Girard -- Pierre Bauduy -- The basis of economics -- Architectural matters -- Gorky park and eden park -- Part IV: Brass and silver -- Preliminaries to business: architecture -- Preliminaries to business: politics and economics -- The stage and the set of characters -- The silver scheme -- David Parish -- Cotton and architecture -- The Smiths of Baltimore -- Other connections -- Friends and relations -- Part VII: The "conspiracy" of Aaron Burr -- Whose plot? -- The plots thicken -- Western adventures -- The turning point -- The "wall of brass" again -- Architectural accessories -- Part VIII: the new Thébaïde -- Joseph Lakanal -- To America -- Plot and counterplot -- The president, the banker, and the general -- Joel Barlow -- New Orleans -- The tranquility of James Monroe -- Part IX: Solid geometry -- The party of hope -- Mr. Jefferson's taste -- Grandeur in the eighties -- The curve of the corn market
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 527 pages
Isbn
9780394555928
Lccn
88045782
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)18682827
  • (OCoLC)ocm18682827

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