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Diary of Charles Francis Adams
Language: en
Pages: 942
Authors: Charles Francis Adams
Categories: Statesmen
Type: BOOK - Published: 1964 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

A man's twenty-seventh year is "critical," according to Charles Francis Adams. And so his proved to be. Twenty-five at the start of these volumes, Adams had yet to embark on the public career that would mark him a statesman, but by their conclusion he had been drawn into the maelstrom
Memoirs of John Quincy Adams
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: John Quincy Adams
Categories: Presidents
Type: BOOK - Published: 1877 - Publisher:

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The Adams Papers Diary of Charles Francis Adams
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: John Quincy Adams
Categories: Presidents
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Harvard University Press

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Diary of John Quincy Adams, March 1786 - December 1788, Index
Language: en
Pages: 540
Authors: John Quincy Adams, David Grayson Allen, Marc Friedlaender, Celeste Walker, Robert J. Taylor
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1982-03-01 - Publisher: Belknap Press

Volumes 1 and 2 of the Diary of John Quincy Adams begin the publication of the greatest diary, both in mass and substance, in American History. Recording a span of sixty-eight years, it has been known heretofore only in partial form. When, over a hundred years ago, Charles Francis Adams
The Golden Age of the Classics in America
Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: Carl J Richard
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-03-23 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

In a masterful study Carl Richard explores how the Greek and Roman classics became enshrined in American antebellum culture. For the first time, knowledge of the classics extended beyond aristocratic males to the middle class, women, African Americans, and frontier settlers. The Civil War led to a radical alteration of