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The Resource John Adams : revolutionary writings 1775-1783, Gordon Wood, editor

John Adams : revolutionary writings 1775-1783, Gordon Wood, editor

Label
John Adams : revolutionary writings 1775-1783
Title
John Adams
Title remainder
revolutionary writings 1775-1783
Statement of responsibility
Gordon Wood, editor
Title variation
Revolutionary writings 1775-1783
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Traces John Adams' career from his leading role in the debate over independence, [...] to his tireless efforts to establish the fledgling government of the United States and supply its army in the filed, to his crucial diplomatic service in Europe [...]. It includes his highly influential 1776 pamphlet Thoughts on Government, dozens of his characteristically frank and revealing personal letters, [...] extensive diary excerpts. "--Jacket
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Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
BKL
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1735-1826
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Adams, John
Dewey number
973.3092
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Wood, Gordon S
Series statement
The library of America
Series volume
214
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  • Adams, John
  • Adams, John
  • United States
  • United States
  • Massachusetts
Label
John Adams : revolutionary writings 1775-1783, Gordon Wood, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The Continental Congress, 1775-1777
  • Commissioner to France and framer of the Massachusetts constitution, 1778-1779
  • Peace negotiator with Britain and minister to the Netherlands, 1779-1783
  • Selections from the autobiography
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxi, 811 p.
Isbn
9781598530902
Lccn
2010930473
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn708089426
  • (OCoLC)708089426
  • 1620566
Label
John Adams : revolutionary writings 1775-1783, Gordon Wood, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The Continental Congress, 1775-1777
  • Commissioner to France and framer of the Massachusetts constitution, 1778-1779
  • Peace negotiator with Britain and minister to the Netherlands, 1779-1783
  • Selections from the autobiography
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxi, 811 p.
Isbn
9781598530902
Lccn
2010930473
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn708089426
  • (OCoLC)708089426
  • 1620566

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