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The Resource Abigail Adams, Woody Holton

Abigail Adams, Woody Holton

Label
Abigail Adams
Title
Abigail Adams
Statement of responsibility
Woody Holton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Prof. Woody Holton reveals that American icon Abigail Adams was far wiser and wilier than previously known
Summary
A narrative based on previously un-mined documents reveals that the popular "Founding Mother" was willing to disagree with her husband, shrewd when investing the family fortune, and eager to correspond about men's subjugation of women
Biography type
individual biography
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334433
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973.4/4/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
LC call number
E322.1.A38
LC item number
H65 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
Label
Abigail Adams, Woody Holton
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Genealogical tables on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 415-455) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"A tender twig," 1744-1761 -- "Miss Adorable," 1761-1764 -- "For saucyness no mortal can match him," 1764 -- "Mrs. Adams," 1764-1770 -- "I should certainly have been a rover," 1770-1774 -- "Mrs. Delegate," 1774 -- "Portia," 1774-1775 -- "My pen is always freer than my tongue," 1775 -- "Remember the ladies," 1776 -- "This suspence is painfull," 1776 -- "To bear what I cannot fly from," 1777 -- "An army of women," 1777-1778 -- "I should be a gainer," 1778-1780 -- "A queer being," 1780-1781 -- "Nothing venture nothing have," 1782 -- "I will run you in debt," 1783-1784 -- "A lady at sea," 1784 -- "This money which I call mine," 1784-1785 -- "Honour, honour, is at stake," 1785-1786 -- "The grieved mind loves the soother," 1786-1787 -- "Wisdom says Soloman maketh the face to shine," 1787 -- "I design to be vastly prudent," 1787-1789 -- "Much more productive," 1789-1792 -- "With all the ardour of youth," 1792-1795 -- "Presidante," 1796-1797 -- "I did get an alteration in it," 1797-1798 -- "They wisht the old woman had been there," 1798-1800 -- "A day of darkness," 1800-1804 -- "Your mothers legacy," 1805-1809 -- "Rather positive," 1810-1811 -- "The 'threefold silken cord is broken,'" 1811-1812 -- "God loves a cheerfull Christian," 1812-1814 -- "I was thunder struck," 1814-1815 -- "Dr Tufts has always been my trustee," 1815-1818
Control code
14347092
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
xvii, 483 pages
Isbn
9781416546801
Lccn
2009016288
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map, genealogical tables
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn310397741
  • (OCoLC)310397741
Label
Abigail Adams, Woody Holton
Link
Publication
Note
Genealogical tables on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 415-455) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"A tender twig," 1744-1761 -- "Miss Adorable," 1761-1764 -- "For saucyness no mortal can match him," 1764 -- "Mrs. Adams," 1764-1770 -- "I should certainly have been a rover," 1770-1774 -- "Mrs. Delegate," 1774 -- "Portia," 1774-1775 -- "My pen is always freer than my tongue," 1775 -- "Remember the ladies," 1776 -- "This suspence is painfull," 1776 -- "To bear what I cannot fly from," 1777 -- "An army of women," 1777-1778 -- "I should be a gainer," 1778-1780 -- "A queer being," 1780-1781 -- "Nothing venture nothing have," 1782 -- "I will run you in debt," 1783-1784 -- "A lady at sea," 1784 -- "This money which I call mine," 1784-1785 -- "Honour, honour, is at stake," 1785-1786 -- "The grieved mind loves the soother," 1786-1787 -- "Wisdom says Soloman maketh the face to shine," 1787 -- "I design to be vastly prudent," 1787-1789 -- "Much more productive," 1789-1792 -- "With all the ardour of youth," 1792-1795 -- "Presidante," 1796-1797 -- "I did get an alteration in it," 1797-1798 -- "They wisht the old woman had been there," 1798-1800 -- "A day of darkness," 1800-1804 -- "Your mothers legacy," 1805-1809 -- "Rather positive," 1810-1811 -- "The 'threefold silken cord is broken,'" 1811-1812 -- "God loves a cheerfull Christian," 1812-1814 -- "I was thunder struck," 1814-1815 -- "Dr Tufts has always been my trustee," 1815-1818
Control code
14347092
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
xvii, 483 pages
Isbn
9781416546801
Lccn
2009016288
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map, genealogical tables
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn310397741
  • (OCoLC)310397741

Library Locations

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