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John Quincy Adams (The American Presidents) by Robert Vincent Remini

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Published by Audio Renaissance .
Written in English


  • Historical - U.S.,
  • Presidents & Heads of State,
  • Biography,
  • United States,
  • Adams, John Quincy,,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Unabridged Audio - Autobiography/Biography,
  • Presidents,
  • Audio Adult: Books On Tape,
  • Political,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Presidents,
  • 1767-1848,
  • 1789-1815,
  • Audiobooks,
  • Politics and government

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsArthur M. Schlesinger (Editor), Ira Claffey (Narrator)
The Physical Object
FormatAudio cassette
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8609824M
ISBN 101559277394
ISBN 109781559277396

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