This volume of Adams'' letters to his wife covers the
early years of his political career, from 1774 to 1777.Book Format: Paperback. Number of Pages: 0324. Publisher: Cambridge University Press
As the Grandson of President John Quincy Adams and the
Great Grandson of President John Adams, Henry Brooks Adams saw himself as a failure by comparison to the lofty accomplishments of his ancestors. This inferiority complex is quite visible ...
John Quincy Adams was raised, educated, and groomed to be
President, following in the footsteps of his father, John. At fourteen he was secretary to the Minister to Russia and, later, was himself Minister to the Netherlands and Prussia. ...