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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
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
BKL
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The library of America
Series volume
214
Label
John Adams : revolutionary writings, 1775-1783, Gordon Wood, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 727-789) 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
Control code
708089426
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xxi, 811 p.
Isbn
9781598530902
Lccn
2010930473
System control number
(OCoLC)708089426
Label
John Adams : revolutionary writings, 1775-1783, Gordon Wood, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 727-789) 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
Control code
708089426
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xxi, 811 p.
Isbn
9781598530902
Lccn
2010930473
System control number
(OCoLC)708089426

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