John Adams: A Bibliography

John Adams: A Bibliography

by John Ferling
     
 

Following a long and distinguished public career, John Adams had a turbulent presidency. Sandwiched between the presidencies of Washington and Jefferson, Adams received less attention from contemporary writers. Since the 1960s, however, scholars have begun to turn their attention to John Adams. This bibliography provides access to both primary sources and the

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Following a long and distinguished public career, John Adams had a turbulent presidency. Sandwiched between the presidencies of Washington and Jefferson, Adams received less attention from contemporary writers. Since the 1960s, however, scholars have begun to turn their attention to John Adams. This bibliography provides access to both primary sources and the secondary literature on John Adams. The volume also includes a short chronology of Adams' life and author and subject indexes.

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Sandwiched between the presidencies of Washington and Jefferson, Adams and his presidency received less attention from contemporary writers. Since the 1960s, however, scholars have begun to turn their attention to John Adams (1735-1826). This bibliography provides access to both primary sources and the secondary literature. The volume also includes a short chronology of Adams's life. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780313281600
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/30/1993
Series:
Bibliographies of the Presidents of the United States Series, #2
Pages:
258
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.75(d)

Meet the Author

JOHN FERLING, Professor of History at West Georgia College, has authored The World Turned Upside Down (Greenwood, 1988) and several biographies, including The First of Men: A Life of George Washington and John Adams: A Life.

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