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Author Adams, John, 1735-1826.

Title John Adams : revolutionary writings 1775-1783 / Gordon Wood, editor.

Publication Info. New York : Library of America, [2011]


Location Call No. Status
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Adult Department  973.3 ADAMS V.2    Check Shelf
 Granby, Main Library - Adult  B ADAMS, JOHN    Check Shelf
 Mansfield, Main Library - Adult Nonfiction  973.3 ADAMS    Check Shelf
 Middletown, Russell Library - Adult Nonfiction  973.3 ADA    DUE 01-09-21 Billed
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  973.3092 AD18A    Check Shelf
 South Windsor Public Library - Non Fiction  973.3 AD1R    Check Shelf
Description xxi, 811 pages ; 21 cm.
Series The library of America ; 214
Library of America ; 214.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references 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.
Summary "Traces John Adams's 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 hightly influential 1776 pamphlet Thoughts on Government, dozens of his characteristically frank and revealing personal letters, [...] extensive diary excerpts. "--Jacket.
Subject Adams, John, 1735-1826 -- Diaries.
Adams, John, 1735-1826 -- Correspondence.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Sources.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1775-1783.
Massachusetts -- Politics and government -- 1775-1783.
Added Author Wood, Gordon S.
Added Title Revolutionary writings 1775-1783
ISBN 9781598530902: $35.00
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