|Statement||Begun by John Quincy Adams. Completed by Charles Francis Adams. Rev. and cor. Two vols. in one.|
|Contributions||Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 499, v. 416 p.|
|Number of Pages||499|
"This is a wonderful biography of John Adams--more revealing of his personal qualities than Peter Shaw's The Character of John Adams, more integrative of his public and /5(73). David McCullough has twice received the Pulitzer Prize, for Truman and John Adams, and twice received the National Book Award, for The Path Between the Seas and Mornings on other acclaimed books include The Johnstown Flood, The Great Bridge, Brave Companions, , The Greater Journey, The American Spirit, and The Wright is the /5(K). Of the original military establishment at Braintree, it appears, Edition: current; Page:  from a minute on the record book, apparently made by John Mills, when he was the town-clerk, for it is professedly made from the memory of the writer—that Henry, Thomas, and Peter Adams were sergeants of companies, and John and Joseph Adams, drummers. John Quincy Adams lived such an interesting life, from his childhood on up to his old age, even to the moment of his death. The years of were such a fascinating time for American history, from the end of the colonial era to the American Revolution, to the War of /5().
Embittered, Adams left the new capital in Washington in a huff and retreated to his house in Braintree. There, as he mellowed, he began a wonderfully rich correspondence with Jefferson and a deep friendship developed. Adams lived long enough to see his eldest son, . Early life and education John Adams was born in Braintree (now Quincy), Massachusetts, on Octo , the first of three children born to John Adams and Susanna Boylston Adams. His father was a modest but successful farmer and local officeholder. Buy a cheap copy of John Quincy Adams: A Public Life, A book by Paul C. Nagel. Who is the real John Quincy Adams? The brilliant secretary of state, prime mover behind the Monroe Doctrine, and principled opponent of slavery, defender of the Free shipping over $Cited by: The book chronicles his life and relationship to numerous famous early Americans and other Founding Fathers including Samuel Adams, John Hancock, James Monroe, Benjamin Franklin, Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr, George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and by:
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