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The life of John Adams

The life of John Adams

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Published by J.B. Lippincott and company in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adams, John, -- 1735-1826

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBegun by John Quincy Adams. Completed by Charles Francis Adams.
    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 20595.
    ContributionsAdams, John Quincy, 1767-1848.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13553473M
    OCLC/WorldCa10855715

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Served as President: Vice President: Thomas Jefferson Party: Federalist Age at inauguration: 61 Born: October 30 in Braintree (now Quincy), Massachusetts Died: July 4, in Braintree (now Quincy), Massachusetts Married: Abigail Smith Adams Children: 5 (Abigail, John Quincy, Charles, Thomas, and a daughter who died young) The Works of John Adams, vol.

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