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The Resource John Quincy Adams : American visionary, Fred Kaplan

John Quincy Adams : American visionary, Fred Kaplan

Label
John Quincy Adams : American visionary
Title
John Quincy Adams
Title remainder
American visionary
Statement of responsibility
Fred Kaplan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A brilliant combination of literary analysis and historical detail, this masterfully written biography of the much misunderstood sixth president of the United States reveals the many sides of this forward-thinking man whose progressive vision helped shape the course of America
Summary
A brilliant combination of literary analysis and historical detail, this masterfully written biography of the much misunderstood sixth president of the United States reveals the many sides of this forward-thinking man whose progressive vision helped shape the course of America
Storyline
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2014.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10304623
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973.5/5092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E377
LC item number
.K34 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
American visionary
Label
John Quincy Adams : American visionary, Fred Kaplan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [575]-623) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Hooks of steel, 1767-1778 -- A European education, 1778-1783 -- Slow voyage home, 1783-1787 -- Most beautiful and beloved, 1787-1794 -- Remember your characters, 1794-1797 -- Begin anew the world, 1797-1801 -- The white worm, 1801-1804 -- Fiery ordeal, 1805-1808 -- Paradise of fools, 1809-1814 -- My wandering life, 1814-1817 -- The terrible sublime, 1817-1821 -- The Macbeth policy, 1821-1825 -- No bed of roses, 1825-1829 -- The uses of adversity, 1829-1833 -- A suitable sphere of action, 1834-1839 -- Adhering to the world, 1839-1843 -- The summit of my ambition, 1844-1848
Control code
857356671
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 652 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780061915413
Lccn
2013035334
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color map, portraits (some color)
Label
John Quincy Adams : American visionary, Fred Kaplan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [575]-623) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Hooks of steel, 1767-1778 -- A European education, 1778-1783 -- Slow voyage home, 1783-1787 -- Most beautiful and beloved, 1787-1794 -- Remember your characters, 1794-1797 -- Begin anew the world, 1797-1801 -- The white worm, 1801-1804 -- Fiery ordeal, 1805-1808 -- Paradise of fools, 1809-1814 -- My wandering life, 1814-1817 -- The terrible sublime, 1817-1821 -- The Macbeth policy, 1821-1825 -- No bed of roses, 1825-1829 -- The uses of adversity, 1829-1833 -- A suitable sphere of action, 1834-1839 -- Adhering to the world, 1839-1843 -- The summit of my ambition, 1844-1848
Control code
857356671
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 652 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780061915413
Lccn
2013035334
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color map, portraits (some color)

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