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Adams, John (1735-1826), president of the United States of America

Richard A. Ryerson

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/68575
Adams, John (1735-1826), president of the United States of America

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Education and the law, 1740s-1774 | Congress and independence, 1774-1777 | Republican diplomacy, 1778-1788 | Federal executive, 1789-1801 | Retirement and retrospective, 1801-1826

Reference Entry.  3652 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: biography ; history

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