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Author McCullough, David G.

Title John Adams / David McCullough.

Publication Info. New York : Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, 2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Kansas Collection J Schick  973.44 Ad18Bmc 2008    ---  Lib Use Only
Edition Simon & Schuster trade paperback edition.
Description 751 pages, 40 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps, portraits, genealogical table ; 24 cm
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Note Originally published: New York, NY : Simon & Schuster, 2001.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 657-726) and index.
Contents Revolution. The road to Philadelphia ; True blue ; Colossus of independence -- Distant shores. Appointment to France ; Unalterably determined ; Abigail in Paris ; London -- Independence forever. Heir apparent ; Old oak ; Statesman ; Rejoice ever more ; Journey's end.
Summary 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.
Subject Adams, John, 1735-1826.
Presidents -- United States -- Biography.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1775-1783.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1809.
Adams, John, 1735-1826. (OCoLC)fst00042531
Politics and government (OCoLC)fst01919741
Presidents. (OCoLC)fst01075723
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Chronological Term 1775-1809
Genre/Form Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
ISBN 9781416575887 (pbk.)
141657588X (pbk.)

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