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    John Adams (CD-Audio) By (author) David McCullough, Read by Nelson Runger

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    DescriptionIn 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.

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    John Adams
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) David McCullough, Read by Nelson Runger
    Physical properties
    Format: CD-Audio
    Number of pages: 24
    Width: 130 mm
    Height: 152 mm
    Thickness: 56 mm
    Weight: 612 g
    ISBN 13: 9780743572439
    ISBN 10: 0743572432

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: BIO
    BIC subject category V2: BGH
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T4.2
    B&T Merchandise Category: AUD
    LC subject heading:
    B&T General Subject: 170
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 03
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    DC22: B
    BISAC V2.8: BIO011000
    BIC subject category V2: JPHL
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 51600
    LC subject heading: , , ,
    Ingram Subject Code: JA
    Libri: I-JA
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    BISAC V2.8: BIO006000, BIO000000
    LC subject heading:
    DC21: 973.44092
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 973.4/4/092
    LC classification: E322 .M38 2001E
    Thema V1.0: JPHL, DNBH
    Edition statement
    Imprint name
    Publication date
    29 January 2008
    Publication City/Country
    New York, NY
    Review quote
    "McCullough is one of our most gifted living writers." -- "The Washington Post"