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Memoir of the life, character, and writings of John Adams

William Cranch

Memoir of the life, character, and writings of John Adams

read, March 16, 1827, in the capitol, in the city of Washington, at the request of the Columbian Institute, and published by their order

by William Cranch

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Published by S.A. Eliot in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adams, John, -- 1735-1826,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William Cranch
    GenreBiography
    SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 17390
    ContributionsColumbian Institute
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination70 p.
    Number of Pages70
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15443741M


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