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The Education of Henry Adams

The Education of Henry Adams( )
Author: Adams, Henry
ISBN:978-1-5005-8730-7
Publication Date:Jul 2014
Publisher:CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $14.00
Book Description:

No American historian of the nineteenth century has so enchanted, irritated, and impressed his contemporaries and successors as Henry Brooks Adams. He was and is his country's greatest historian, and its most elusive. His achievement was various: he helped to fashion and define the school of "scientific" history, so that his History of the United States of America During the Administrations of Thomas Jefferson and James Madison is a work of stamina and grace that may, with some...
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Book Details
Pages:370
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Historical
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.84 Inches
Book Weight:1.39 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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