The Resource Henry Clay, America's greatest statesman, (electronic resource e-audio)

Henry Clay, America's greatest statesman, (electronic resource e-audio)

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Henry Clay, America's greatest statesman
Title
Henry Clay, America's greatest statesman
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Language
eng
Summary
A compelling new biography of America's most powerful Speaker of the House, who held the divided nation together for three decades and who was Lincoln's guiding light. In a little known chapter of early American history, a fearless Kentucky lawyer rids Congress of corruption and violence in an era when congressmen debated with bullets as well as ballots. Harlow Giles Unger reveals how Henry Clay, the youngest congressman ever elected Speaker of the House, rewrote congressional rules and established the Speaker as the most powerful elected official after the president. During five decades of public service-as congressman, senator, secretary of state, and four-time presidential candidate-Clay produced historic compromises that postponed civil war for fifty years. Lincoln called Clay "the man for whom I fought all my life."An action-packed narrative history, Henry Clay is the story of one of the most courageous congressmen in American history
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
Dewey number
  • 328.73/092
  • [B]
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not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by John Lescault
Target audience
adult
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not applicable
Label
Henry Clay, America's greatest statesman, (electronic resource e-audio)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11439918
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Publication
Distribution
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unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • other
  • online resource
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  • sz
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
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unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (8hr., 40 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11439918
Publisher number
MWT11439918
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unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(MWT)MWT11439918
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Henry Clay, America's greatest statesman, (electronic resource e-audio)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11439918
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • other
  • online resource
Carrier category code
  • sz
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (8hr., 40 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11439918
Publisher number
MWT11439918
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(MWT)MWT11439918
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
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