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Diary and autobiography of John Adams

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Belknap Press of Harvard University Press , Cambridge, Mass
Adams, John, -- 1735-1826, Presidents -- United States -- Biog
StatementL.H. Butterfield, editor ; Leonard C. Faber and Wendell D. Garrett, assistant editors.
SeriesThe Adams papers. Series I, Diaries, Adams papers
ContributionsButterfield, L. H. 1909-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE322 .A3
The Physical Object
Pagination4 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13528158M
LC Control Number60005387
OCLC/WorldCa1021509

The Autobiography, intended for John Adams' family but never finished, consists of three large sections. The first records his boyhood, his legal and political career, and the movement that culminated in American independence.

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John Adams autobiography, part 1, "John Adams" From Adams Family Papers, Massachusetts Historical Society. John Adams's autobiography is a retrospective narrative of his life describing his youth and legal training through the spring of when he was in the midst of his second diplomatic assignment in Europe.

The Autobiography, intended for John Adams's family but never finished, consists of three large sections. The first records his boyhood, his legal and political career, and the movement that culminated in American independence.

The second and third parts deal with his diplomatic experiences, and serve among other things as a retrospective commentary on the Diary; they. John Adams' Diary, partially published in the 's, has proved a quarry of information on the rise of Revolutionary resistance in New England, the debates in the early Continental Congresses, and the diplomacy and financing of the American Revolution; but it has remained unfamiliar to the wider public.

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The Adams Papers: Diary and Autobiography of John Adams, Volume 3: Diary - ; Autobiography Part One, to October, by Adams, John; edited by L. Butterfield. The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, Genre/Form: Sources: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Adams, John, Diary and autobiography.

New York, Atheneum, [©] (OCoLC) John Adams, The Works of John Adams, vol. 2 (Diary, Notes of Debates This is a compressed facsimile or image-based PDF made from scans of the original book. Facsimile PDF: MB For the purpose of clearly distinguishing the passages of the Autobiography from the Diary, they are, in all cases, marked with brackets at each end of the.

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