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Democracy

An American Novel

Democracy( )
Author: Adams, Henry
ISBN:978-1-60597-441-5
Publication Date:Apr 2008
Publisher:Standard Publications, Inc.
Imprint:Book Jungle
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $11.45
Book Description:

Henry Adams was born in 1838. He was an American novelist, journalist and academic. Adams was born into one of America's most prominent political families with both his grandfather and great grandfather being U S presidents. After attending Harvard Adams went on a grand tour of Europe. On his return he became his father's personal secretary and accompanied him to London. On returning to the US he settle din Washington as a journalist and then became a professor of Medieval History at...
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Book Details
Pages:184
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Political
Fiction / Literary
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):7.5 x 9.25 x 0.39 Inches
Book Weight:0.72 Pounds
Author Biography
Adams, Henry (Author)
Henry Adams was born in Boston, Massachusetts on February 16, 1838, the son of American diplomat Charles Francis Adams and grandson of President John Quincy Adams. Educated at Harvard University, he worked in Washington, D.C., as his father's secretary before embarking on a career in journalism and later in teaching. A prominent American historian, he wrote several important historical works. His works include The Education of Henry Adams, Mont-Saint-Michel and Chartres, Esther: A Novel, and Democracy: An American Novel. He died on March 27, 1918 at the age of 80.

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