Thalia.de

John Adams

The Pulitzer Prize-winning, bestselling biography of America's founding father and second president that was the basis for the acclaimed HBO series, brilliantly told by master historian David McCullough.
In this powerful, epic biography, David McCullough unfolds the adventurous life journey of John Adams, the brilliant, fiercely independent, often irascible, always honest Yankee patriot who spared nothing in his zeal for the American Revolution; who rose to become the second president of the United States and saved the country from blundering into an unnecessary war; who was learned beyond all but a few and regarded by some as "out of his senses"; and whose marriage to the wise and valiant Abigail Adams is one of the moving love stories in American history.
This is history on a grand scale-a book about politics and war and social issues, but also about human nature, love, religious faith, virtue, ambition, friendship, and betrayal, and the far-reaching consequences of noble ideas. Above all, John Adams is an enthralling, often surprising story of one of the most important and fascinating Americans who ever lived.
Rezension
Gordon S. Wood The New York Review of Books By far the best biography of Adams ever written...McCullough's special gift as an artist is his ability to re-create past human beings in all their fullness and all their humanity. In John and Abigail he has found characters worthy of his talent.
… weiterlesen
In den Warenkorb
Filialabholung

Versandkostenfrei

Bezahlung bei Abholung

Beschreibung

Produktdetails


Einband Taschenbuch
Seitenzahl 752
Erscheinungsdatum 01.06.2004
Sprache Englisch
ISBN 978-0-7432-2313-3
Verlag Simon + Schuster
Maße (L/B/H) 233/162/36 mm
Gewicht 1002
Buch (Taschenbuch, Englisch)
15,99
inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.
Sofort lieferbar
Versandkostenfrei
In den Warenkorb
Filialabholung

Versandkostenfrei

Bezahlung bei Abholung

Andere Kunden interessierten sich auch für

  • 46095035
    Born A Crime
    von Trevor Noah
    (2)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    14,99
  • 45571857
    The Princess Diarist
    von Carrie Fisher
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    15,99 bisher 21,49
  • 44896091
    Born to Run
    von Bruce Springsteen
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    19,95
  • 45528445
    Talking as Fast as I Can
    von Lauren Graham
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    14,99
  • 45996997
    Dan and Phil Go Outside
    von Phil Lester
    (1)
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    16,99
  • 45571862
    ZAYN
    von Zayn
    (3)
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    17,99 bisher 23,99
  • 46376213
    Talking as Fast as I Can
    von Lauren Graham
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    11,99
  • 45309716
    Our World
    von Little Mix
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    15,99
  • 33619199
    Wild
    von Cheryl Strayed
    (2)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    6,99
  • 46311927
    Hillbilly Elegy
    von J. D. Vance
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    13,99
  • 44722450
    Scrappy Little Nobody
    von Anna Kendrick
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    12,99
  • 46395090
    Our Revolution
    von Bernie Sanders
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    13,99
  • 6023648
    Alexander Hamilton
    von Ron Chernow
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    15,99
  • 44388614
    My Story
    von Steven Gerrard
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    7,99
  • 42235324
    The Amazing Book is Not on Fire
    von Phil Lester
    (5)
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    11,99
  • 41785454
    Humans of New York: The Stories
    von Brandon Stanton
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    18,99
  • 43647831
    The Princess Diarist
    von Carrie Fisher
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    18,99
  • 40062469
    The Opposite of Loneliness
    von Marina Keegan
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    8,99
  • 46020292
    When Breath Becomes Air
    von Abraham Verghese
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    8,99
  • 46005753
    Born a Crime
    von Trevor Noah
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    12,99

Kundenbewertungen


Es wurden noch keine Bewertungen geschrieben.

Wird oft zusammen gekauft

John Adams

John Adams

von David McCullough

Buch (Taschenbuch, Englisch)
15,99
+
=
José Arce's Praxisbuch

José Arce's Praxisbuch

von José Arce

Buch (Taschenbuch)
16,99
+
=

für

32,98

inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.

Alle kaufen