John Adams

Author: David McCullough
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 141657588X
Size: 16.77 MB
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Chronicles the life of America's second president, including his youth, his career as a Massachusetts farmer and lawyer, his marriage to Abigail, his rivalry with Thomas Jefferson, and his influence on the birth of the United States.

John Adams

Author: John Ferling
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199752737
Size: 15.78 MB
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The book brings to life an exciting time, an age in which Adams played an important political and intellectual role. Indeed, few were more instrumental in making American independence a reality.

The Portable John Adams

Author: John Adams
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1440650969
Size: 43.34 MB
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Adams biographer John Patrick Diggins gathers an impressive variety of his works in this compact, original volume, including parts of his diary and autobiography, and selections from his rich correspondence with this wife, Abigail, Thomas ...

Passionate Sage The Character And Legacy Of John Adams

Author: Joseph J. Ellis
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393068277
Size: 29.33 MB
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“Passionate Sage is [Ellis’s] best book.”—Judith Shulevitz, The New York Times Book Review A fresh look at this astute, likably quirky statesman, by the author of the Pulitzer Award-winning Founding Brothers and the National Book ...

A Companion To John Adams And John Quincy Adams

Author: David Waldstreicher
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118524292
Size: 52.75 MB
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A Companion to John Adams and John Quincy Adams presents a collection of original historiographic essays contributed by leading historians that cover diverse aspects of the lives and politics of John and John Quincy Adams and their spouses, ...

John Adams And The Fear Of American Oligarchy

Author: Luke Mayville
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400883695
Size: 14.47 MB
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In John Adams and the Fear of American Oligarchy, Luke Mayville presents the first extended exploration of Adams's preoccupation with a problem that has a renewed urgency today: the way in which inequality threatens to corrode democracy and ...

John Adams

Author: John Patrick Diggins
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1429998415
Size: 51.44 MB
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A revealing look at the true beginning of American politics Until recently rescued by David McCullough, John Adams has always been overshadowed by Washington and Jefferson.

John Adams

Author: John Quincy Adams
Publisher: Cosimo, Inc.
ISBN: 1596051019
Size: 25.53 MB
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One of the most complete biographies ever written about an American president, this is a remarkable effort examining the life and career of the great Revolutionary leader and the second man to take the oath of office, John Adams.