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John Adams: A Life

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John Ferling's masterful John Adams: A Life is the most comprehensive single-volume biography of the man who succeeded George Washington in the presidency and shepherded the fragile new nation through the most dangerous of times. Drawing on extensive research, Ferling depicts a reluctant revolutionary, a leader who was deeply troubled by the warfare that he helped to make, and a fiercely independent statesman.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [515]-521) and index.

About the Author

John Ferling is the George Washington Distinguished Professor of History at the State University of West Georgia. He has written several acclaimed books on the Revolutionary War period, including The First of Men: A Life of George Washington.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780805045765
Subtitle:
A Life
Author:
Ferling, John E.
Author:
Ferling, John E.
Publisher:
Holt Paperbacks
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Political
Subject:
Historical - U.S.
Subject:
History & Theory
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
Government and political science
Subject:
History, theory and practice
Subject:
Presidents
Subject:
Presidents -- United States -- Biography.
Subject:
Historical
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st Owl Book ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series Volume:
104-96
Publication Date:
19960615
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
black and white photographs
Pages:
536
Dimensions:
9.11x6.12x1.41 in. 1.60 lbs.

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