The Resource In the name of the father : Washington's legacy, slavery, and the making of a nation, François Furstenberg

In the name of the father : Washington's legacy, slavery, and the making of a nation, François Furstenberg

Label
In the name of the father : Washington's legacy, slavery, and the making of a nation
Title
In the name of the father
Title remainder
Washington's legacy, slavery, and the making of a nation
Statement of responsibility
François Furstenberg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Furstenberg, François
Dewey number
973.4/1092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E310
LC item number
.F97 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Washington, George
  • Presidents
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Textbooks
  • Textbooks
  • Political culture
  • Political culture
  • United States
Label
In the name of the father : Washington's legacy, slavery, and the making of a nation, François Furstenberg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-319) and index
Contents
What the nation was up against. The farewell ; The threats : geographical, political, international -- Consent, slavery, and the problem of U.S. nationalism -- The apotheosis of George Washington. Washington dies ; The nation's uncertain future ; Civic texts : creating a new future ; Partisanship ; Nationalism and religion ; Resignation, gratitude, and consent -- Washington's family : slavery and the nation. George's death and Martha's predicament ; Slavery and the national family ; Washington as abolitionist ; Washington and paternalism ; Toward a consenting republic? -- Mason Locke Weems : spreading the American gospel. Clergyman to evangelical bookseller : "true philanthropist and prudent speculator" ; Weems and antipartisanship ; Weem's Washington : a primer ; An "ad captandum" book ; Discriminating the "populi" ; Selling Marshall's biography : Weems and civic texts -- Civic texts for slave and free : inventing the autonomous American. Schoolbooks as civic texts : the hidden bestsellers of early American literature ; From the Columbian orator to the English reader : the making of the autonomous individual ; Slavery and reading : the specter of uncontrolled slaves ; Civic texts for slaves, self-control, and the inculcation of slave autonomy -- Slavery and the American individual. Revolution, resistance, and autonomy ; Fit to be free ; The extended legacy of civic texts
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
335 p.
Isbn
9781594200922
Lccn
2006043481
Other control number
9781594200922
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 2639326-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2639326
  • (Sirsi) o66527258
  • (OCoLC)66527258
Label
In the name of the father : Washington's legacy, slavery, and the making of a nation, François Furstenberg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-319) and index
Contents
What the nation was up against. The farewell ; The threats : geographical, political, international -- Consent, slavery, and the problem of U.S. nationalism -- The apotheosis of George Washington. Washington dies ; The nation's uncertain future ; Civic texts : creating a new future ; Partisanship ; Nationalism and religion ; Resignation, gratitude, and consent -- Washington's family : slavery and the nation. George's death and Martha's predicament ; Slavery and the national family ; Washington as abolitionist ; Washington and paternalism ; Toward a consenting republic? -- Mason Locke Weems : spreading the American gospel. Clergyman to evangelical bookseller : "true philanthropist and prudent speculator" ; Weems and antipartisanship ; Weem's Washington : a primer ; An "ad captandum" book ; Discriminating the "populi" ; Selling Marshall's biography : Weems and civic texts -- Civic texts for slave and free : inventing the autonomous American. Schoolbooks as civic texts : the hidden bestsellers of early American literature ; From the Columbian orator to the English reader : the making of the autonomous individual ; Slavery and reading : the specter of uncontrolled slaves ; Civic texts for slaves, self-control, and the inculcation of slave autonomy -- Slavery and the American individual. Revolution, resistance, and autonomy ; Fit to be free ; The extended legacy of civic texts
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
335 p.
Isbn
9781594200922
Lccn
2006043481
Other control number
9781594200922
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 2639326-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2639326
  • (Sirsi) o66527258
  • (OCoLC)66527258

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