Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more



Published: 09 February 2010

544 Pages | 11 halftones

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195398663

Also Available As:


Request Examination Copy

Bookseller Code (03)

John Adams

A Life

John Ferling

  • A compelling biography of John Adams, the man who succeeded George Washington in the presidency and shepherded the fragile new nation through the most dangerous of time
  • Written by acclaimed author, John Ferling, drawing on nearly forty years of experience as a historian of early America
  • Depicts a reluctant revolutionary, a leader who was deeply troubled by the warfare that he helped to make, and a fiercely independent statesman

Also of Interest