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John Adams

President

Influenced by his radical cousin Samuel Adams, John Adams helped draft the Declaration of Independence (1776) and the Treaty of Paris (1783) ending the American Revolution.

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John Quincy Adams

President

Sixth President of the United States.

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John Adams: A Life

John Ferling

John Ferling's masterful John Adams: A Life is a singular biography of the man who succeeded George Washington in the presidency and shepherded the fragile new nation through the most dangerous of times.

John Adams: A Life
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