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The Resource An American history album : the story of the United States told through stamps, Michael Worek and Jordan Worek ; with an essay, The art of the stamp, by Terrence W. McCaffrey

An American history album : the story of the United States told through stamps, Michael Worek and Jordan Worek ; with an essay, The art of the stamp, by Terrence W. McCaffrey

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An American history album : the story of the United States told through stamps
Title
An American history album
Title remainder
the story of the United States told through stamps
Statement of responsibility
Michael Worek and Jordan Worek ; with an essay, The art of the stamp, by Terrence W. McCaffrey
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A well-illustrated survey of American history that looks at the events the US Postal Service chose to celebrate. The authors trace more than 50 themes, all illustrated by stamps and photographs, and tell the stories behind them
Summary
Arranged by fifty major themes, uses commemorative postage stamps to provide a visual portrait of American history, values, and accomplishments
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10153897
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HE6183.U54
LC item number
W67 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Target audience
adult
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the story of the United States told through stamps
Label
An American history album : the story of the United States told through stamps, Michael Worek and Jordan Worek ; with an essay, The art of the stamp, by Terrence W. McCaffrey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 193) and indexes
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 world's most popular hobby -- HERITAGE AND VALUES. Long may it wave -- Monument to the nation -- Offices of the president -- Words to live by -- The story behind the stamp -- With liberty and justice for all -- Protecting the wilderness -- Wildlife conservation -- The story behind the stamp -- DISCOVERY AND EXPLORATION. For gospel and for gold -- Founding of Jamestown -- A city upon a hill -- Into the wilderness -- CIVIL WARS. The American Revolution -- The War Between the States -- The story behind the stamp -- MANIFEST DESTINY. Northwest of the River Ohio -- From sea to shining sea -- Remember the Alamo -- The story behind the stamp -- Trans-Mississippi Exposition -- Pan-American Exposition -- Expansion oversees -- TRANSPORTATION AND COMMUNICATION. River roads -- From sail to steam -- From shore to shore -- Ribbons of steel -- The story behind the stamp -- Overland mail -- Advances in communication -- The open road -- The miracle of flight -- The story behind the stamp -- The final frontier -- The story behind the stamp -- THE GREATEST GENERATION. The Great Depression -- The story behind the stamp -- World War II -- The story behind the stamp -- No greater sacrifice -- The story behind the stamp -- The Cold War -- Children are the future -- Labor is life -- Health and medicine -- The story behind the stamp -- THESE UNITED STATES. The 50 states -- The art of the stamp
Control code
5477897
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
207 pages
Isbn
9781554073900
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn216940732
  • (OCoLC)216940732
Label
An American history album : the story of the United States told through stamps, Michael Worek and Jordan Worek ; with an essay, The art of the stamp, by Terrence W. McCaffrey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 193) and indexes
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 world's most popular hobby -- HERITAGE AND VALUES. Long may it wave -- Monument to the nation -- Offices of the president -- Words to live by -- The story behind the stamp -- With liberty and justice for all -- Protecting the wilderness -- Wildlife conservation -- The story behind the stamp -- DISCOVERY AND EXPLORATION. For gospel and for gold -- Founding of Jamestown -- A city upon a hill -- Into the wilderness -- CIVIL WARS. The American Revolution -- The War Between the States -- The story behind the stamp -- MANIFEST DESTINY. Northwest of the River Ohio -- From sea to shining sea -- Remember the Alamo -- The story behind the stamp -- Trans-Mississippi Exposition -- Pan-American Exposition -- Expansion oversees -- TRANSPORTATION AND COMMUNICATION. River roads -- From sail to steam -- From shore to shore -- Ribbons of steel -- The story behind the stamp -- Overland mail -- Advances in communication -- The open road -- The miracle of flight -- The story behind the stamp -- The final frontier -- The story behind the stamp -- THE GREATEST GENERATION. The Great Depression -- The story behind the stamp -- World War II -- The story behind the stamp -- No greater sacrifice -- The story behind the stamp -- The Cold War -- Children are the future -- Labor is life -- Health and medicine -- The story behind the stamp -- THESE UNITED STATES. The 50 states -- The art of the stamp
Control code
5477897
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
207 pages
Isbn
9781554073900
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn216940732
  • (OCoLC)216940732

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