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John Adams

Autore: David G McCullough
Editore: New York : Simon & Schuster, [2001] ©2001
Edizione/Formato:   Libro a stampa : Biography : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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Profiles John Adams, an influential patriot during the American Revolution who became the nation's first vice president and second president.
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Genere/forma: Biographies
Biography
Persona incaricata: John Adams; John Adams; John Adams; John Adams; John Adams; John Adams
Tipo materiale: Biography, Risorsa internet
Tipo documento Libro, Risorsa Internet
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: David G McCullough
{0} 0684813637 9780684813639 9781416575887 141657588X 9780743223133 0743223136
Numero OCLC: 45827978
Riconoscimenti: Pulitzer Prize for Biography, 2002.
Descrizione: 751 pages, 40 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps, portraits ; 25 cm
Contenuti: Revolution: 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.
Responsabilità: David McCullough.
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This biography takes as its subject the extraordinary man who became the second president of the United States, John Adams. His adventurous life and spirited rivalry with Thomas Jefferson encompassed  Per saperne di più…

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