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Briefcase (Paperback)

By Adams, John

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Briefcase, the first book of poems by District Court Judge John Adams, is a collection presented as a briefcase of lost documents and poems, allowing the author to play with a wide range of stylistic ideas around a central narrative theme, producing a melange of poems - in tradit ...

ISBN 9781869404918
Published 7 October 2011 by Auckland University Press
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Letters of John & Abigail Adams

Letters of John & Abigail Adams (Paperback)

By Adams, John; Adams, Abigail Smith

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Covering key moments in history, these letters are an intimate portrait of a colonial family and an important historical record of the beginnings of American government.

ISBN 9780142437117
Published 5 May 2008 by Penguin
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The Portable John Adams

The Portable John Adams (Paperback)

By Adams, John; Diggins, John P.

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In addition to being an uncompromising defender of liberty, esteemed diplomat, and successor to George Washington, John Adams was a passionate and prolific writer. Adams biographer John Patrick Diggins gathers an impressive variety of his works in this compact, original volume, i ...

ISBN 9780142437780
Published 27 June 2011 by Penguin
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The Black Homelands of South Africa: The Political and Economic Development of Bophuthatswana and Kwa-Zulu
 

The Black Homelands of South Africa: The Political and Economic Development of Bophuthatswana and Kwa-Zulu (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Butler, Jeffrey; Rotberg, Robert I.; Adams, John

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ISBN 9780520037168
Published 9 October 1978 by Inbooks
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Series Perspectives on Southern Africa
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Papers of John Adams: v.11: January-September 1781

Papers of John Adams: v.11: January-September 1781 (Hardback)

By Adams, John; Volume editor Lint, Gregg L.; etc.; Edited by Ryerson, Richard Alan; Cecere, Anne Decker

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In this volume, the circumstances and reasoning behind Adams's bold moves in the spring of 1781 are presented in full, showing him to be a determined and resourceful diplomat, unafraid to go beyond the bounds of traditional diplomacy to implement his vision of American foreign po ...

ISBN 9780674011366
Published 1 July 2003 by Inbooks
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Series Adams Papers
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Papers of John Adams: v. 12: October 1781-April 1782

Papers of John Adams: v. 12: October 1781-April 1782 (Hardback, New title)

By Adams, John; Edited by Lint, Gregg L.; Ryerson, Richard Alan; Cecere, Anne Decker; Taylor, C. James

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This volume shows John Adams to be a determined and resourceful diplomat, unafraid to go beyond the bounds of traditional diplomacy to implement his vision of American foreign policy.

ISBN 9780674012813
Published 13 July 2004 by Inbooks
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Series Adams Papers
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Papers of John Adams: v. 13: 1 May -26 October 1782

Papers of John Adams: v. 13: 1 May -26 October 1782 (Hardback, New title)

By Adams, John; Edited by Lint, Gregg L.; Taylor, C. James; Hogan, Margaret A.; Rodrique, Jessie M.

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A new chapter in John Adam's diplomatic career opened when the Dutch recognized the United States in April 1782. This volume chronicles Adam's efforts to achieve these objectives.

ISBN 9780674018129
Published 31 March 2006 by Inbooks
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Series Papers of John Adams
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Papers of John Adams: v. 14: October 27, 1782 - May 31, 1783

Papers of John Adams: v. 14: October 27, 1782 - May 31, 1783 (Hardback)

By Adams, John; Edited by Lint, Gregg L.; Taylor, C. James; Woodward, Hobson; Hogan, Margaret A.

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John Adams reached Paris on October 26, 1782, for the final act of the American Revolution: the peace treaty. This volume chronicles his role in the negotiations and the decision to conclude a peace separate from France.

ISBN 9780674026070
Published 16 May 2008 by Inbooks
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Papers of John Adams: v. 15: June 1783 - January 1784

Papers of John Adams: v. 15: June 1783 - January 1784 (Hardback)

By Adams, John; Volume editor Lint, Gregg L.; Taylor, C. James; Karachuk, Robert F.; Woodward, Hobson

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None of the founding fathers of America equals the candor of John Adams' observations of his eighteenth-century world. This title features Adams' letters that reveal his positions on the personalities and issues of his times.

ISBN 9780674051232
Published 1 April 2010 by Inbooks
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Series Adams Papers
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My Dearest Friend: Letters of Abigail and John Adams

My Dearest Friend: Letters of Abigail and John Adams (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Adams, Abigail; Adams, John; Edited by Hogan, Margaret A.; Taylor, C. James; Foreword by Ellis, Joseph J.

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In 1762, John Adams penned a flirtatious note to 'Miss Adorable', Abigail Smith. In 1801, Abigail wrote to wish her husband John a safe journey as he headed home to Quincy after serving as president of the nation he helped create. This collection invites readers to experience the ...

ISBN 9780674057050
Published 1 December 2010 by Inbooks
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