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By David Waldstreicher

ISBN-10: 0470655585

ISBN-13: 9780470655580

A significant other to John Adams and John Quincy Adams provides a suite of unique historiographic essays contributed via best historians that hide diversified features of the lives and politics of John and John Quincy Adams and their spouses, Abigail and Louisa Catherine.

  • Features contributions from best historians and Adams’ scholars
  • Considers sub-topics of curiosity comparable to John Adams’ function within the overdue 18th-century dying of the Federalists, either Adams’ presidencies and efforts as diplomats, faith, and slavery
  • Includes chapters on Abigail Adams and one on Louisa Adams

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