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Broken promises : a novel of the Civil War

Author: Elizabeth Cobbs Hoffman
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books Trade Paperbacks, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Ballantine Books trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Dispatched to London to prevent the British from supporting Confederate forces, the son of John Quincy Adams engages in a game of espionage and diplomacy, while his son connects with a man engaged to an anti-American Englishwoman.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Charles Francis Adams; Charles Francis Adams
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Cobbs Hoffman
ISBN: 9780345524553 0345524551 9780345524560 034552456X
OCLC Number: 650211692
Notes: Originally published in 2009 as: In the lion's den by iUniverse (New York) in 2009.
Description: 325 p. ; 21 cm.
Other Titles: In the lion's den
Responsibility: Elizabeth Cobbs Hoffman.

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Dispatched to London to prevent the British from supporting Confederate forces, the son of John Quincy Adams engages in a game of espionage and diplomacy, while his son connects with a man engaged to an anti-American Englishwoman.

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