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Adam"s war

by Sonia Levitin

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Dial Books for Young Readers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Clubs -- Fiction.,
  • Violence -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    When Adam and his friends start a war with a rival club over a clubhouse, the conflict ends in violence.

    Edition Notes

    StatementSonia Levitin ; pictures by Vincent Nasta.
    ContributionsNasta, Vincent, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.L58 Ad 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination87 p. ;
    Number of Pages87
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1405598M
    ISBN 100803715064, 0803715072
    LC Control Number93013833

      NORTH ADAMS — Seventeen chapters. Ninety thousand words. One hundred twenty photos — all in 30 months, or less, from conception to publication. But the book "The Boys of St. Joe's '65 in the Vietnam War" by North Adams native Dennis G. Pregent is more than the summation he light-heartedly gave in a phone interview on Thursday.   While researching his new book 'Author in Chief,' our contributor discovered a forgotten piece of John Adams's life: the time he sailed to Europe during the Revolutionary War and barely survived.

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      World War II was one of the most destructive episodes in human history. Never before, or since, has the world witnessed such widespread bloodshed. Beginning with the events that led to its outbreak, World War II goes on to introduce the main leaders and highlight the decisive : David McCullogh's biography of John Adams is an outstanding book about an outstanding man. This is one of the finest biographies I have read or listened to. By the end of the book I felt like I knew John Adams - both his outstanding strengths and his human frailties.


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Historian Michael C. Adams stated purpose in writing Living Hell is to remove from the American Civil War the romance and mythology of The Lost Cause (if you favor the South) as well as the Great Crusade to end slavery (if you favor the North), and from both sides the view of the war as a grand and glorious affair, one that would elevate and ennoble the participants.4/5.

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Throughout his book, Adams aims to correct myths pertaining to the American effort during World War II. One chapter in particular that caught my attention was Chapter 2: The Patterns of War, in which Adams dispels the myth that the United States’ involvement in the European and Pacific Theatres of Operations was almost a complete.

The War of was the most ignoble, ineptly fought American conflict of the nineteenth century. This history, extracted from Henry Adam’s nine-volume work, ‘History of the United States during the Administrations of Jefferson and Madison ()’, illuminates that. Michael C. Adams, Regents Professor of History Emeritus, Northern Kentucky University, is author of The Best War Ever: America and World War II, published by Johns Hopkins, and Our Masters the Rebels: A Speculation on Union Military Failure in the East, –, winner of the Jefferson Davis Prize for the best Civil War book, awarded by the Museum of the Confederacy.4/5(1).

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