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Adams, John 1735-1826

Works: 2,734 works in 6,069 publications in 5 languages and 217,727 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Records and correspondence  History  Sources  Drama  Biography  Trials, litigation, etc  Portraits  Constitution 
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Roles: Author, Dedicatee, Contributor, Signer, Correspondent, Other, Compiler
Classifications: E322, B
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The book of Abigail and John : selected letters of the Adams family, 1762-1784 by Abigail Adams( Book )
11 editions published between 1975 and 2002 in English and held by 2,384 libraries worldwide
The correspondence between Abigail and John Adams that concentrates on the years of the Revolution
The political writings of John Adams : representative selections by John Adams( Book )
14 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in English and held by 1,103 libraries worldwide
"This book is the most comprehensive single volume of John Adams's political writings ever published. All of his major political works and all of his most important political correspondence are collected here. The Political Writings of John Adams also includes headnotes and a substantial introduction. The introduction sets John Adams in historical context and illuminates the significance of his political philosophy within the American political tradition." "Anyone hoping to understand the thought of America's second president, first political philosopher, and most trenchant conservative will find this book indispensable."--Jacket
The works of John Adams, second President of the United States: with a life of the author, notes and illustrations by John Adams( Book )
67 editions published between 1850 and 2011 in English and held by 1,089 libraries worldwide
Early American views on Negro slavery : from the letters and papers of the founders of the Republic by Matthew T Mellon( Book )
18 editions published between 1934 and 1969 in English and held by 910 libraries worldwide
Introduction: Mr. Mellon's illuminating presentation of the views of some of the founding fathers on slavery and the Negro exposes the raw nerve of American democratic society. If the central theme of the American Revolution was freedom and equality, the impact of that epochal struggle upon the black man was at best peripheral. The Declaration of Independence had dedicated the Revolution to the proposition that "all men are created equal." There were some who wondered whether that proposition would be applied to the ending of slavery, the greatest of all human inequalities
A defence of the constitutions of government of the United States of America by John Adams( Book )
167 editions published between 1787 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 899 libraries worldwide
This is the third volume of John Adams' monumental three-volume defense of the United States Constitution. Adams articulates the classical republican theory of mixed government
American primitive: the words of John & Abigail Adams put into a sequence for the theater, with addenda in rhyme by William Gibson( Book )
6 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in English and held by 634 libraries worldwide
Novanglus and Massachusettensis; or, Political essays published in the years 1774 and 1775 on the principal points of controversy between Great Britain and her colonies by John Adams( Book )
28 editions published between 1819 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 577 libraries worldwide
Published on the eve of the American Revolution, this volume of essays contains John Adams' earliest thoughts on the American republic. Adams attacks essays by Daniel Leonard that assert that the British Parliament had absolute control over the colonies. Adams thoroughly refutes Leonard's essays and then launches into a learned and nuanced counterargument. Using his deep knowledge of English and colonial legal history, Adams proves decisively that the British Parliament's jurisdiction is limited to domestic affairs. The colonies were connected to Britain only through the king
The spur of fame; dialogues of John Adams and Benjamin Rush, 1805-1813 by John Adams( Book )
6 editions published between 1966 and 1980 in English and held by 512 libraries worldwide
The briefs of the American Revolution : constitutional arguments between Thomas Hutchinson, Governor of Massachusetts Bay, and James Bowdoin for the Council and John Adams for the House of Representatives by Massachusetts( Book )
4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 476 libraries worldwide
The version of the arguments followed in this text is that of the pamphlet edition of 1773 sold by the editors of the Boston Gazette with the title : "The speeches of His Excellency Governor Hutchinson to the general assembly of the Massachusetts-Bay at a session begun and held on the sixth of January, 1773"
Letters of Mrs. Adams, the wife of John Adams by Abigail Adams( Book )
10 editions published between 1840 and 1848 in English and held by 476 libraries worldwide
This volume contains the complete collection of surviving letters of First Lady Abigail Adams from her first letters to John Adams in 1764 to those written just two years before her death
The John Adams papers by John Adams( Book )
5 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 444 libraries worldwide
Twenty-six letters, upon interesting subjects, respecting the revolution of America by John Adams( Book )
43 editions published between 1786 and 2010 in English and held by 267 libraries worldwide
Letters of John Adams, addressed to his wife by John Adams( Book )
24 editions published between 1841 and 2011 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
Remarks concerning the government and the laws of the United States of America in four letters, addressed to Mr. Adams, from the French, of the Abbé de Mably by Gabriel Bonnot de Mably( Book )
10 editions published between 1784 and 1791 in French and English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
John Adams by John T Morse( Book )
3 editions published between 1885 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 93 libraries worldwide
Presents information on John Adams (1735-1826), the 2nd President of the United States. Includes his birth and death dates and places. Offers information on first lady Abigail Smith and their children. Highlights his occupation, religion, education, political party, and Presidential election results. Links to other resources with biographical information on Adams
The Adams-Jefferson letters : the complete correspondence between Thomas Jefferson and Abigail and John Adams by John Adams( Book )
17 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
A collection of 380 letters, written between 1777-1826, with notes and chapter introductions that relate them to the history of the American republic. For other editions, see Author Catalog
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Alternative Names
Adams, John 1735-1826
Adams, John 1735-1826 Pres. U.S.
Adams, John, Pres. U.S., 1735-1826.
Con Adams
Džons Adamss
Hastiin alą́ąjįʼ dahsidáhígíí John Adams
Ioannes Adams
John A. Adams amerikansk advokat, politikar og diplomat
John Adams
John Adams 2nd President of the United States
John Adams 2nd U.S. President
John Adams 2º presidente degli Stati Uniti d'America
John Adams amerikai politikus, az Amerikai Egyesült Államok 2. elnöke (1797-1801)
John Adams amerikansk advokat, politiker og diplomat
John Adams amerykański polityk, prezydent Stanów Zjednoczonych
John Adams deuxième président des États-Unis
John Adams en amerikansk statsman och USA:s andra president
John Adams maika-2 a Presidente ti Estados Unidos iti Amerika
John Adams político estadounidense
John Adams politicus
John Adams segundo presidente de los Estados Unidos
John Adams US-amerikanischer Politiker und 2. Präsident der USA (1797–1801)
John Adams Yhdysvaltojen toinen presidentti
Jon Adams
Novanglus 1735-1826
Τζον Άνταμς 2ος πρόεδρος των Ηνωμένων Πολιτειών Αμερικής
Джон Адамз
Джон Адамс американский политик, видный деятель Войны за независимость США, первый вице-президент и второй президент США
Џон Адамс
Ҷон Адамс
Ջոն Ադամս
ג'ון אדמס
זשאן עדעמס
جان آدامز
جان آدامز وکیل، سیاست‌مدار، و دیپلمات آمریکایی
جان ایڈمز
جون ادامز
جۆن ئادامز
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जॉन अ ॅडम्स
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जॉन ऐडम्स
জন অ্যাডামস
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จอห์น แอดัมส์
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アダムズ, ジョン
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