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The Resource The man who made the Monitor : a biography of John Ericsson, naval engineer, Olav Thulesius

The man who made the Monitor : a biography of John Ericsson, naval engineer, Olav Thulesius

Label
The man who made the Monitor : a biography of John Ericsson, naval engineer
Title
The man who made the Monitor
Title remainder
a biography of John Ericsson, naval engineer
Statement of responsibility
Olav Thulesius
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The main focus of this work is Ericsson's design and construction of the ironclad USS Monitor. One of the first viable armored warships, the Monitor revolutionized naval warfare the world over
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thulesius, Olav
Dewey number
  • 609.2
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
VM140.E75
LC item number
T48 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ericsson, John
  • Monitor (Ironclad)
  • Marine engineers
  • Inventors
Label
The man who made the Monitor : a biography of John Ericsson, naval engineer, Olav Thulesius
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-251) 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
Miner and canal boy -- Soldier and inventor John -- To England -- Locomotion -- John Bull -- Propulsion -- The New World -- The Princeton disaster -- The age of caloric -- Naval blockade -- The new Merrimack -- Lincoln's raft -- The Monitor -- The right track -- Happy experience -- The Monitor boys -- Tragic end -- Monitor craze -- The Destroyer -- Solar energy -- Centennial exhibition -- Alfred Nobel -- Manhattan -- The man -- Family and friends -- Home again -- Ericsson remembered -- Lost and found
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 255 pages
Isbn
9780786427666
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006038049
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocm76183806
  • (OCoLC)76183806
Label
The man who made the Monitor : a biography of John Ericsson, naval engineer, Olav Thulesius
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-251) 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
Miner and canal boy -- Soldier and inventor John -- To England -- Locomotion -- John Bull -- Propulsion -- The New World -- The Princeton disaster -- The age of caloric -- Naval blockade -- The new Merrimack -- Lincoln's raft -- The Monitor -- The right track -- Happy experience -- The Monitor boys -- Tragic end -- Monitor craze -- The Destroyer -- Solar energy -- Centennial exhibition -- Alfred Nobel -- Manhattan -- The man -- Family and friends -- Home again -- Ericsson remembered -- Lost and found
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 255 pages
Isbn
9780786427666
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006038049
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocm76183806
  • (OCoLC)76183806

Library Locations

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