John Quincy Adams

John Quincy Adams

Militant Spirit

Book - 2016
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Drawing on Adams' diary, letters, and writings, chronicles the diplomat and president's numerous achievements and failures, revealing his unwavering moral convictions, brilliance, unyielding spirit, and political courage.
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, a member of the Perseus Books Group, [2016]
ISBN: 9780465028276
Branch Call Number: 973.5509 ADAMS TRAUB
Characteristics: xviii, 620 pages : illustration ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Adams, John Quincy 1767-1848


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ArapahoeSarah Oct 25, 2016

John Quincy Adams is one of the most underrated Presidents--after reading this biography, you will soon realize just how much talent he had. This is a great book to read if you want some historical comparisons to modern politicians. The book is thorough, well-researched and is adept at describing the many facets of John Quincy's personality, life and times.


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