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Charles Francis Adams

Charles Francis Adams

The book titled ""Charles Francis Adams"" is a biography written by the subject himself. Charles Francis Adams was an American politician and diplomat who served as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives and as the U.S. ambassador to the United Kingdom during the Civil War. The book provides a detailed account of Adams' life and career, including his upbringing as a member of the prominent Adams family, his education at Harvard University, and his political and diplomatic accomplishments. It also delves into his personal life, including his marriage and family, and his views on various issues of the day.Throughout the book, Adams reflects on his experiences and offers insights into the political and social climate of his time. He discusses his role in negotiating the end of the Civil War, his efforts to improve relations between the United States and Great Britain, and his views on the role of government in society.Overall, ""Charles Francis Adams"" provides a fascinating look at the life and career of one of America's most influential politicians and diplomats. It is a must-read for anyone interested in American history and politics.Based On The Diaries Of A Descendant Of Two Presidents, Who Was Himself An Ambassador, Selected And Edited By His Son.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: May 26th, 2006
  • Pages: 452
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 1.01in - 1.45lb
  • EAN: 9781428619692
  • Categories: HistoricalPoliticalUnited States - Civil War Period (1850-1877)