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The Resource Mr. Adams's last crusade : John Quincy Adams's extraordinary post-presidential life in Congress, Joseph Wheelan

Mr. Adams's last crusade : John Quincy Adams's extraordinary post-presidential life in Congress, Joseph Wheelan

Label
Mr. Adams's last crusade : John Quincy Adams's extraordinary post-presidential life in Congress
Title
Mr. Adams's last crusade
Title remainder
John Quincy Adams's extraordinary post-presidential life in Congress
Statement of responsibility
Joseph Wheelan
Title variation
Mr. Adamss last crusade
Title variation remainder
John Quincy Adamss extraordinary post-presidential life in Congress
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the political achievements of John Quincy Adams in the years following his presidency, discussing his service in the House of Representatives, where he was a fierce critic of slavery and strong supporter of First Amendment rights
Biography type
individual biography
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237872
Cataloging source
DLC
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Wheelan, Joseph
Dewey number
  • 973.5/5092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E377
LC item number
.W47 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Adams, John Quincy
  • Adams, John Quincy
  • United States
  • Legislators
  • Presidents
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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John Quincy Adams's extraordinary post-presidential life in Congress
Label
Mr. Adams's last crusade : John Quincy Adams's extraordinary post-presidential life in Congress, Joseph Wheelan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-268) and index
Contents
Favored son of the Revolution -- The road to the presidency -- An "agony of mind" -- The freshman Congressman -- A worthy cause -- Adams, science, and the Smithsonian Institution -- Lightning rod of Congress -- "True and honest hearts love you" -- The Amistad -- "Old Nestor" -- Triumph -- A new war and decline
Control code
ocn173748987
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 309 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780786720125
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007040831
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)173748987
Label
Mr. Adams's last crusade : John Quincy Adams's extraordinary post-presidential life in Congress, Joseph Wheelan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-268) and index
Contents
Favored son of the Revolution -- The road to the presidency -- An "agony of mind" -- The freshman Congressman -- A worthy cause -- Adams, science, and the Smithsonian Institution -- Lightning rod of Congress -- "True and honest hearts love you" -- The Amistad -- "Old Nestor" -- Triumph -- A new war and decline
Control code
ocn173748987
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 309 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780786720125
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007040831
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)173748987

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