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The Resource America's library : the story of the Library of Congress, 1800-2000, James Conaway ; foreword by James H. Billington ; introduction by Edmund Morris

America's library : the story of the Library of Congress, 1800-2000, James Conaway ; foreword by James H. Billington ; introduction by Edmund Morris

Label
America's library : the story of the Library of Congress, 1800-2000
Title
America's library
Title remainder
the story of the Library of Congress, 1800-2000
Statement of responsibility
James Conaway ; foreword by James H. Billington ; introduction by Edmund Morris
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the first two hundred years of the Library of Congress's history, focusing on the thirteen men appointed by presidents to lead it, and describing its acquisitions and the challenges it has faced
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Publisher's Weekly
  • Booklist
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Conaway, James
Dewey number
027.573
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Adult
LC call number
Z733.U6
LC item number
C595 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Library of Congress
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Library of Congress
  • National libraries
  • National libraries
  • National libraries
Label
America's library : the story of the Library of Congress, 1800-2000, James Conaway ; foreword by James H. Billington ; introduction by Edmund Morris
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-217) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20211762
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xiii, 226 pages
Isbn
9780300083088
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99058751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (InDan)50235
  • DBF41D52126211D59B1000508BEA6469
  • (IMchF)fol05702117
Label
America's library : the story of the Library of Congress, 1800-2000, James Conaway ; foreword by James H. Billington ; introduction by Edmund Morris
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-217) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20211762
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xiii, 226 pages
Isbn
9780300083088
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99058751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (InDan)50235
  • DBF41D52126211D59B1000508BEA6469
  • (IMchF)fol05702117

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