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Richard Henry Dana V1

Charles Francis Adams

""Richard Henry Dana V1"" is a biography written by Charles Francis Adams about the life of Richard Henry Dana, an American lawyer, author, and politician. The book covers Dana's life from his birth in 1815 to his early adulthood, including his education at Harvard University and his travels as a sailor on a merchant ship. The book also delves into Dana's legal career and his involvement in politics, including his work as a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives and his advocacy for the abolition of slavery. Adams draws upon primary sources, including Dana's own writings and letters, to provide a detailed and insightful portrait of this important figure in American history. Overall, ""Richard Henry Dana V1"" is a comprehensive and engaging biography that sheds light on the life and legacy of one of America's most influential thinkers and activists.In Two Volumes.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: Jul 9th, 2006
  • Pages: 392
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.87in - 1.26lb
  • EAN: 9781428637795
  • Categories: MemoirsHistoricalUnited States - 19th Century