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McCabe, James D. 1842-1883

Overview
Works: 151 works in 808 publications in 2 languages and 9,106 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Fiction  Exhibition catalogs  Pictorial works  Portraits  Controversial literature  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Composer
Classifications: HD201, 338.10973
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Most widely held works about James D McCabe
 
Most widely held works by James D McCabe
History of the Grange movement; or, The farmer's war against monopolies by James D McCabe( Book )

70 editions published between 1873 and 2010 in English and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a history of the rise and progress of the order of patrons of husbandry, to which is added sketches of the leading Grangers
The history of the great riots being a full and authentic account of the strikes and riots on the various railroads of the United States and in the mining regions by James D McCabe( Book )

31 editions published between 1877 and 1971 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Behind the scenes in Washington. Being a complete and graphic account of the Credit mobilier investigation, the congressional rings, political intrigues, workings of the lobbies, etc. ... with sketches of the leading senators, congressmen, government officials, etc., and an accurate description of the splendid public buildings of the federal capital by James D McCabe( Book )

21 editions published between 1873 and 1996 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1864 the federal government created the Union Pacific Railroad, gave it $100 million of taxpayer money and tasked the new company with building a transcontinental railroad. Union Pacific executive Thomas C. Durant saw a moneymaking opportunity. He formed a construction company called Crédit Mobilier and through Union Pacific awarded a contract to himself to build the railroad. What ensued was a sophisticated fraud involving cooked books, conflict of interest and bribed government officials that lasted nearly eight years. This book details Congress' eventual investigation of the fraud and provides a general "tourist" view of Washington, D.C
Life and campaigns of General Robert E. Lee by James D McCabe( Book )

19 editions published between 1866 and 2010 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lights and shadows of New York life; or, The sights and sensations of the great city by James D McCabe( Book )

18 editions published between 1872 and 2010 in English and German and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The secrets of the great city : a work descriptive of the virtues and the vices, the mysteries, miseries and crimes of New York City by James D McCabe( Book )

25 editions published between 1868 and 2013 in English and German and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great fortunes, and how they were made; or the struggles and triumphs of our self-made men by James D McCabe( Book )

27 editions published between 1871 and 2012 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chief glory of America is, that it is the country in which genius and industry find their speediest and surest reward. Fame and fortune are here open to all who are willing to work for them. Neither class distinctions nor social prejudices, neither differences of birth, religion, nor ideas, can prevent the man of true merit from winning the just reward of his labors in this favored land. We are emphatically a nation of self-made men, and it is to the labors of this worthy class that our marvelous national prosperity is due. This being the case, it is but natural that there should be manife
Our martyred President ... : the life and public services of Gen. James A. Garfield ... together with the history of his assassination ... by James D McCabe( Book )

46 editions published between 1880 and 1974 in English and German and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James A. Garfield was born in Orange, Cayahoga County, Ohio, in 1831, the son of Abraham and Eliza Ballou Garfield. He married Lucretia Rudolph in 1857. He served with the Ohio Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War and was promoted to brigadier-general. He was elected to Congress in 1862, and as president of the United States in 1880 on the Republican ticket. He was assassinated in 1881
The life and public services of Horatio Seymour: together with a complete and authentic life of Francis P. Blair, Jr by James D McCabe( Book )

13 editions published between 1868 and 2010 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The centennial history of the United States : from the discovery of the American continent to the close of the first century of American independence by James D McCabe( Book )

20 editions published between 1874 and 2012 in English and German and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tour around the world by General Grant. Being a narrative of the incidents and events of his journey by James D McCabe( Book )

19 editions published between 1874 and 1879 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The aid-de-camp : a romance of the war by James D McCabe( Book )

20 editions published between 1863 and 2012 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes a Civil War fictional novel and its contents
Cross and crown; or, The sufferings and triumphs of the heroic men and women who were persecuted for the religion of Jesus Christ by James D McCabe( Book )

16 editions published between 1873 and 2006 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Thomas J. Jackson by James D McCabe( Book )

13 editions published between 1863 and 2012 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and public services of Schuyler Colfax : together with his most important speeches by James D McCabe( Book )

8 editions published between 1868 and 2012 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lights and shadows of New York life; or, The sights and sensations of the great city. A work descriptive of the City of New York in all its various phases by James D McCabe( Book )

17 editions published between 1872 and 1990 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris by sunlight and gaslight : a work descriptive of the mysteries and miseries, the virtues, the vices, the splendors, and the crimes of the city of Paris by James D McCabe( Book )

8 editions published between 1869 and 2012 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reply to the letter of the Hon. Langdon Cheves ... by James D McCabe( Book )

4 editions published in 1844 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Great fortunes, and how they were made; or the struggles and triumphs of our self-made men
Alternative Names
Dabney MacCabe, James 1842-1883

Dabney McCabe, James 1842-1883

Ex-cadet 1842-1883

Mac Cabe James Dabney

MacCabe, James D. 1842-1883

MacCabe James Dabney

MacCabe, James Dabney 1842-1883

Martin, Edward W. Pseud. 1842-1883

Martin, Edward Winslow 1842-1883

Martin, Edward Winslow Pseud. 1842-1883

Mc Cabe James Dabney

M'Cabe, Jas. D. 1842-1883

M'Cabe, Jas. D. (James Dabney), 1842-1883

McCabe, James D.

McCabe, James D. 1842-1883

McCabe, James D. (James Dabney), 1842-1883

McCabe, James Dabney.

McCabe, James Dabney 1842-1883

McCabe, James Dabney Jr

McCabe, Jas. D. 1842-1883

McCabe, Jas. D. (James Dabney), 1842-1883

Southerner, 1842-1883

Winslow Martin, Edward Pseud. 1842-1883

맥케이브, 제임스 댑네이 1842-1883

マックケープ, ゼームス D

マッケーブ

マッケーブ 1842-1883

Languages
English (461)

German (9)

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Behind the scenes in Washington. Being a complete and graphic account of the Credit mobilier investigation, the congressional rings, political intrigues, workings of the lobbies, etc. ... with sketches of the leading senators, congressmen, government officials, etc., and an accurate description of the splendid public buildings of the federal capitalGreat fortunes, and how they were made; or the struggles and triumphs of our self-made men