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Adams, John Quincy 1767-1848

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Works: 2,578 works in 5,545 publications in 2 languages and 134,063 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Biographies  Records and correspondence  Sources  Juvenile works  Trials, litigation, etc  Speeches  Constitution  Diaries 
Roles: Author, Translator, Author in quotations or text abstracts, Redactor, Author of introduction, Honoree, Correspondent, Signer, Editor, Other, Contributor, Composer
Classifications: E377, B
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Most widely held works about John Quincy Adams
 
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Most widely held works by John Quincy Adams
A letter to the Hon. Harrison Gray Otis, a member of the Senate of Massachusetts, on the present state of our national affairs : with remarks upon Mr. Pickering's Letter to the governor of the commonwealth by John Quincy Adams( Book )

66 editions published between 1808 and 2015 in English and held by 1,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Quincy Adams : militant spirit by James Traub( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
The selected writings of John and John Quincy Adams by John Adams( Book )

11 editions published between 1946 and 1981 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Quincy Adams and American continental empire; letters, papers and speeches by John Quincy Adams( Book )

8 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections on domestic and world conditions which attempt to reveal the personal passions and prejudices of "America's greatest Secretary of State."
Lectures on rhetoric and oratory by John Quincy Adams( Book )

7 editions published between 1810 and 1962 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents relating to New-England Federalism. 1800-1815 by Henry Adams( Book )

34 editions published between 1877 and 2010 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A collection of documents, mainly letters, and without narrative comment, but of high importance for the light they shed on the political movements of the period, and on the opposition to the administration which resulted in the Hartford Convention. The most important document is J.Q. Adam's Reply to the appeal of the Massachusetts Federalists."--Literature of American history (no. 1581, p. 153)
Memoir of the Rev. Elijah P. Lovejoy ; who was murdered in defence of the liberty of the press, at Alton, Illinois, Nov. 7, 1837 by Joseph C Lovejoy( Book )

18 editions published between 1838 and 2015 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The duplicate letters, the fisheries and the Mississippi : Documents relating to transactions at the negotiation of Ghent by John Quincy Adams( Book )

42 editions published between 1822 and 2010 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diary, 1794-1845; American diplomacy and political, social, and intellectual life from Washington to Polk by John Quincy Adams( Book )

9 editions published between 1928 and 1969 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Argument of John Quincy Adams before the Supreme Court of the United States, in the case of the United States, appellants, vs. Cinque, and others, Africans, captured in the Schooner Amistad, by Lieut. Gedney, delivered on the 24th of February and 1st of March, 1841. With a review of the case of the Antelope, reported in the 10th, 11th, and 12th volumes of Wheaton's Reports by John Quincy Adams( Book )

31 editions published between 1841 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abolitionists persuaded former President John Quincy Adams to represent the Amistad rebels before the Supreme Court. Adams accepted the invitation, stating that "there is in my estimation no higher object upon earth ... than to occupy that position." The 74-year-old Adams argued that the Africans had "vindicated their own right of liberty" by "executing the justice of Heaven" upon a "pirate murderer, their tyrant and oppressor." Adams, the son of one of America's founders, was the only surviving stateman who had been on close terms with Washington, Jefferson, Madison, and Monroe. In the end, the court ruled that the Africans had exercised the right of self-defence since they had been illegally transported as slaves from Africa to Cuba
Youth's companion by Massachusetts. - Youth's Companion P.P. - Boston( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from the pages of the magazine first published in 1827
The life of John Adams by Charles Francis Adams( Book )

17 editions published between 1871 and 1971 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The origin and principles of the American Revolution, compared with the origin and principles of the French Revolution by Friedrich von Gentz( Book )

32 editions published between 1800 and 2012 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Origin and Principles of the American Revolution is perhaps one of the most important books written on the American Revolution by a European author. It is an original study of the subject by a conservative, objective German observer who acknowledges the legitimacy of the American Revolution, but also asserts at the same time that it was not a revolution but a legitimate transition. In this modern edition by Liberty Fund, Gentz makes a convincing and eloquent case in presenting -- and defending -- the American Revolution as an event of moderation founded on custom and prescriptive rights. Gentz further defends the colonists by stating they were acting as preservationists of their existing rights. Gentz believed the American Revolution should be understood not as a revolution, but as a secession. -- Publisher description
Lectures on rhetoric and oratory : delivered to the classes of senior and junior sophisters in Harvard University by John Quincy Adams( Book )

15 editions published between 1810 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American principles : a review of Works of Fisher Ames by John Quincy Adams( Book )

12 editions published between 1809 and 2010 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An answer to Pain's Rights of man. By John Adams, Esq by John Quincy Adams( Book )

30 editions published in 1793 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The origin and principles of the American Revolution, compared with the origin and principles of the French Revolution
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Quincy Adams, John 1767-1848

Τζον Κουίνσι Άνταμς 6ος πρόεδρος των Ηνωμένων Πολιτειών Αμερικής

Джон Квінсі Адамс

Джон Квінсі Адамс американський політик і дипломат, 6-й президент США (1825-1829)

Джон Куинси Адамс 6-й Президент США

Джон Куінсі Адамз

Џон Квинзи Адамс

Џон Квинси Адамс

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جان کوئینسی آدامز

جان کوئینسی آدامز سیاست‌مدار، وکیل، و دیپلمات آمریکایی

جون كوينسى ادامز

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جون كوينسي آدامز رئيس الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية الأسبق

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アダムズ, ジョン・クインジー

ジョン・クィンシー・アダムズ アメリカ合衆国の政治家

莊昆斯阿登斯

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The duplicate letters, the fisheries and the Mississippi : Documents relating to transactions at the negotiation of GhentThe origin and principles of the American Revolution, compared with the origin and principles of the French RevolutionJohn Quincy Adams : a public life, a private lifeArguing about slavery : the great battle in the United States CongressJohn Quincy AdamsAmerica's first dynasty : the Adamses, 1735-1918The degradation of the democratic dogma.