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Abigail Adams: an American heroine

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Kaminski, John P.
Abigail Adams: an American heroine
ISBN 978-1-893311-93-0
Madison, Wisconsin: Parallel Press, 2007
134 p. ; 23 cm.

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Contents

[Cover] Abigail Adams : an American heroine

[Half-title] Parallel Press, pp. [1] ff.

[Title page] Abigail Adams : an American heroine, pp. [3]-[4]

[Dedication], pp. [5] ff.

Preface, pp. 7-8

Introduction, pp. 9-12

Early life, pp. 13-14

A religious foundation, pp. 15-17

Courtship & marriage, pp. 17-21

Newlyweds, pp. 21-25

A revolutionary mentality, pp. 25-28

Abandoned for public service, pp. 28-49

Divorced by an ocean, pp. 49-59

A brief reunion, pp. 59-60

A prolonged absence, pp. 60-76

A month at sea, pp. 76-79

Reunited, pp. 79-81

Eight months in France, pp. 81-87

Amid English incivility, pp. 88-94

Returning home, pp. 95-97

A new home, pp. 97-99

The vice presidency, pp. 99-105

Abigail Adams and Martha Washington, pp. 105-107

Politicking, pp. 107-115

The presidency - to be or not to be, pp. 115-118

The presidency, pp. 118-127

Retirement and death, pp. 127-133

Bibliography, pp. 134 ff.

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