The Resource By-Ways of War : the Story of the Filibusters

By-Ways of War : the Story of the Filibusters

Label
By-Ways of War : the Story of the Filibusters
Title
By-Ways of War
Title remainder
the Story of the Filibusters
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Today, the term ""filibuster"" refers to a tactic used by loquacious lawmakers who seek to prevent a vote by delivering marathon-length speeches. But in the past, the term had a different meaning -- it referred to freelance mercenaries who traveled to foreign countries with the aim of sparking a war or revolution. James Jeffrey Roche presents a fascinating history of the practice in By-Ways of War
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
910.4
Index
no index present
LC call number
F1438
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
By-Ways of War : the Story of the Filibusters
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn881416925
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (212 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781776536306
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b30185853
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)881416925
  • pebc1776536290

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