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The revolutionary John Adams

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Published by National Geographic in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Adams, John, 1735-1826 -- Juvenile literature,
    • Adams, John, 1735-1826,
    • Presidents -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • Revolutionaries -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • Presidents,
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783

    • About the Edition

      A biography of John Adams with emphasis on his role in the American Revolution.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [40]).

      Statementwritten and illustrated by Cheryl Harness.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE322 .H37 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination39, [1] p. :
      Number of Pages39
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3555511M
      ISBN 100792269705
      LC Control Number2002011271
      OCLC/WorldCa50285507

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