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Thomas Coram, Gent., 1668-1751 / Gillian Wagner.

Author/Creator:
Wagner, Gillian.
Publication:
Woodbridge, Suffolk ; Rochester, NY : The Boydell Press, 2004.
Format/Description:
Book
218 p. : ill. (some col.), map ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Coram, Thomas, 1668?-1751.
Great Britain -- History -- 18th century -- Biography.
Shipbuilding -- Massachusetts -- History -- 18th century.
British -- Massachusetts -- History -- 18th century.
Philanthropists -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Reformers -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Foundling Hospital (London, England)
Taunton (Mass.) -- Biography.
Boston (Mass.) -- Biography.
Contents:
The making of the man, 1668-1693
Shipbuilding in New England
Trouble in Taunton
A new beginning
A seed is sown
Coram, Francis Grueber and David Dunbar
First success
The lure of America
American correspondence
Triumph
'My darling project'
A shameful episode
Coram in exile
A gift misused
The pensioner.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-209) and index.
ISBN:
1843830574 (acid-free paper)
OCLC:
53361054
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