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The Resource Louisa : the extraordinary life of Mrs. Adams, Louisa Thomas

Louisa : the extraordinary life of Mrs. Adams, Louisa Thomas

Label
Louisa : the extraordinary life of Mrs. Adams
Title
Louisa
Title remainder
the extraordinary life of Mrs. Adams
Statement of responsibility
Louisa Thomas
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An intimate portrait of Louisa Catherine Adams, the wife of John Quincy Adams, who witnessed firsthand the greatest transformations of her time
Summary
An intimate portrait of the British-born wife of John Quincy Adams details her significantly different upbringing from her husband, their tempestuous marriage, their wide range of residences and her efforts to forge her own sense of self
Writing style
Award
ALA Notable Book, 2017.
Biography type
individual biography
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10481644
Cataloging source
AZZPT
Dewey number
  • 973.5/5092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
E377.2
LC item number
.T48 2016b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the extraordinary life of Mrs. Adams
Label
Louisa : the extraordinary life of Mrs. Adams, Louisa Thomas
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Fraught with bliss: London, 1775-1797 -- Life was new: Berlin, 1797-1801 -- My head and my heart: Washington and Massachusetts, 1801-1809 -- The gilded darkness: St. Petersburg, 1809-1815 -- Narrative of a journey: from St. Petersburg to Paris, 1815 -- A little paradise: London and Ealing, 1815-1817 -- My campaigne: Washington and Philadelphia, 1817-1825 -- A bird in a cage: Washington, 1825-1829 -- Beginning the world anew: Washington and Quincy, 1829-1836 -- In my own name: Washington and Quincy, 1836-1852
Control code
ocn933729076
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
500 pages
Isbn
9781594204630
Lccn
2015510022
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)933729076
  • (Sirsi) a1916897
Label
Louisa : the extraordinary life of Mrs. Adams, Louisa Thomas
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Fraught with bliss: London, 1775-1797 -- Life was new: Berlin, 1797-1801 -- My head and my heart: Washington and Massachusetts, 1801-1809 -- The gilded darkness: St. Petersburg, 1809-1815 -- Narrative of a journey: from St. Petersburg to Paris, 1815 -- A little paradise: London and Ealing, 1815-1817 -- My campaigne: Washington and Philadelphia, 1817-1825 -- A bird in a cage: Washington, 1825-1829 -- Beginning the world anew: Washington and Quincy, 1829-1836 -- In my own name: Washington and Quincy, 1836-1852
Control code
ocn933729076
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
500 pages
Isbn
9781594204630
Lccn
2015510022
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)933729076
  • (Sirsi) a1916897

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