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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 field, 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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Summary
Through letters, presidential messages, diary entries, and essays, paints a portrait of the early American republic through the eyes of John Adams
Biography type
autobiography
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393498
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
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True
Series statement
The library of America
Series volume
214
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  • Adams, John
  • Adams, John
  • United States
  • United States
  • Massachusetts
  • Adams, John
  • American Revolution (1775-1783)
  • Politics and government
  • Massachusetts
  • United States
  • Amerikanische Revolution
  • Adams, John
  • Politik
Target audience
adult
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revolutionary writings, 1755-1775
Label
John Adams : revolutionary writings 1775-1783, Gordon Wood, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
ocn708089426
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxi, 811 pages
Isbn
9781598530902
Lccn
2010930473
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)708089426
Label
John Adams : revolutionary writings 1775-1783, Gordon Wood, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
ocn708089426
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxi, 811 pages
Isbn
9781598530902
Lccn
2010930473
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)708089426

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