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The Resource On hallowed ground : the story of Arlington National Cemetery, Robert M. Poole

On hallowed ground : the story of Arlington National Cemetery, Robert M. Poole

Label
On hallowed ground : the story of Arlington National Cemetery
Title
On hallowed ground
Title remainder
the story of Arlington National Cemetery
Statement of responsibility
Robert M. Poole
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the history of Arlington National Cemetery, originally the ancestral home of Mary Custis Lee, wife of General Robert E. Lee, and tells the story of how it was established as a national resting place for America's fallen soldiers
Summary
Documents the founding of the monument cemetery on the former family plantation of Robert E. Lee, revealing how the site once intended for the burials of indigent soldiers became a national resting place of honor throughout the subsequent century
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
338121
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Poole, Robert M
Dewey number
975.5'295
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F234.A7
LC item number
P66 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arlington National Cemetery (Arlington, Va.)
  • Arlington (Va.)
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the story of Arlington National Cemetery
Label
On hallowed ground : the story of Arlington National Cemetery, Robert M. Poole
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-339) 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
Contents
Pt. 1. Disunion. Leaving Arlington ; Occupation ; "Vast army of the wounded" ; First burials ; A question of ownership -- pt. 2. Reunion. "A splendid little war" ; L'Enfant's grand view ; Known but to God ; A time to build up ; "We are in it-- all the way" ; The nastiest little war -- pt. 3. The nation's cemetery. "I could stay here forever" ; The last unknown ; War comes to Arlington ; Taps -- Benediction -- -- Appendix 1. Arlington chronology -- Appendix 2. Regulations for burial
Control code
14348164
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
352 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780802715487
Lccn
2009022677
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn317928784
  • (OCoLC)317928784
Label
On hallowed ground : the story of Arlington National Cemetery, Robert M. Poole
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-339) 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
Contents
Pt. 1. Disunion. Leaving Arlington ; Occupation ; "Vast army of the wounded" ; First burials ; A question of ownership -- pt. 2. Reunion. "A splendid little war" ; L'Enfant's grand view ; Known but to God ; A time to build up ; "We are in it-- all the way" ; The nastiest little war -- pt. 3. The nation's cemetery. "I could stay here forever" ; The last unknown ; War comes to Arlington ; Taps -- Benediction -- -- Appendix 1. Arlington chronology -- Appendix 2. Regulations for burial
Control code
14348164
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
352 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780802715487
Lccn
2009022677
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn317928784
  • (OCoLC)317928784

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