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John Adams Paperback – Sep 3 2002

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  • Paperback: 752 pages
  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster (Sept. 3 2002)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0743223136
  • ISBN-13: 978-0743223133
  • Product Dimensions: 15.5 x 3.6 x 23.5 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 699 g
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars 487 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #109,667 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Gordon S. Wood The New York Review of Books By far the best biography of Adams ever written...McCullough's special gift as an artist is his ability to re-create past human beings in all their fullness and all their humanity. In John and Abigail he has found characters worthy of his talent.

Walter Isaacson Time A masterwork of storytelling.

Michiko Kakutani The New York Times Lucid and compelling...[Written] in a fluent narrative style that combines a novelist's sense of drama with a scholar's meticulous attention to the historical record.

Marie Arana The Washington Post McCullough is one of our most gifted living writers.

About the Author

David McCullough has twice received the Pulitzer Prize, for Truman and John Adams, and twice received the National Book Award, for The Path Between the Seas and Mornings on Horseback. His other acclaimed books include The Johnstown Flood, The Great Bridge, Brave Companions, 1776, The Greater Journey, and The Wright Brothers. He is the recipient of numerous honors and awards, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian award. Visit DavidMcCullough.com.


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