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Descent from glory

four generations of the John Adams family

by Paul C. Nagel

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adams family.,
  • Adams, John, 1735-1826 -- Family.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPaul C. Nagel.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE322.1.A38 N36 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 400 p., [17] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL92337M
    ISBN 100674198298
    LC Control Number99202717


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