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Political sketches, inscribed to His Excellency John Adams

Political sketches, inscribed to His Excellency John Adams

minister plenipotentiary from the United States to the court of Great Britain

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Published by Printed for C. Dilly in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mably, -- abbé de, -- 1709-1785.,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1789

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby a Citizen of the United States
    SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 257, 51550
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination96 p.
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15223972M

      This book is the most comprehensive single volume of John Adam's political writings ever published. All of his major political works and all of his most important political correspondence are collected here, making this volume unprecedented in the vast literature of the founding/5(31). During the decade between and , American political thinking underwent a fundamental transformation. In this perceptive study of the crucial Revolutionary era, Gordon S. Wood shows how the founders of the Republic rethought the basically classical political attitudes that had led them into the Revolution and how they came to grips with the fundamental issues of government.

    Inscribed on half t.p.: “For his Excellency John Adams- President of the United States of America with Sir John Sinclar’s compliments and as a mark of his esteem and regard. 5 June ” Adams National Historic Site, Adam   John Adams was born on Octo , in the Massachusetts Bay Colony to John Adams and his wife Susanna Boylston. The Adams family had been in Massachusetts for five generations, and the elder John was a farmer who had been educated at Harvard and was a deacon at Braintree’s First Congregational Church and a selectman for the town of Braintree.

    Luke Mayville is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Center for American Studies at Columbia University. He received his Ph.D. in Political Science in from Yale University, with a dissertation entitled "The Oligarchic Mind: Wealth and Power in the Political Thought of John Adams." His book John Adams and the Fear of American Oligarchy will be published by Princeton University Press in October. Despite his views on liberty, John Adams sustained his political independence. He continually offered his ability to anyone in trouble with the law. In , John Adams and his associated Josiah Quincy probably took on the most dramatic case of the century. They were to defend the British soldiers involved in the Boston Massacre.


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