John Adams
21%
off

John Adams

By (author)  , Read by 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days
When will my order arrive?

Expected delivery to the United States by Christmas Expected to be delivered to the United States by Christmas

Description

In this powerful, epic biography, David McCullough unfolds the adventurous life journey of John Adams, the brilliant, fiercely independent, often irascible, always honest Yankee patriot who spared nothing in his zeal for the American Revolution; who rose to become the second president of the United States and saved the country from blundering into an unnecessary war; who was learned beyond all but a few and regarded by some as "out of his senses"; and whose marriage to the wise and valiant Abigail Adams is one of the most moving love stories in American history. This is history on a grand scale -- a book about politics and war and social issues, but also about human nature, love, religious faith, virtue, ambition, friendship, and betrayal, and the far-reaching consequences of noble ideas. Above all, "John Adams" is an enthralling, often surprising story of one of the most important and fascinating Americans who ever lived.show more

Product details

  • CD-Audio
  • 129.5 x 152.4 x 30.5mm | 226.8g
  • SIMON & SCHUSTER AUDIO
  • United States
  • English
  • Abridged
  • abridged edition
  • 0743572424
  • 9780743572422
  • 1,033,744

Review quote

Walter Isaacson "Time" A masterwork of storytelling.show more