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By Richard L. Wilson
Profiles of significant figures in American politics, from Bella Abzug via Woodrow Wilson, prepared alphabetically, via region of job, and by means of yr of delivery.
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At the end of Charles Francis Adams’s career, the three generations of Adams had cumulatively represented the United States diplomatically and in other public service for more than a hundred years. S. history. Further Reading Adams, Charles Francis, ed. Memoirs of John Quincy Adams. : Books for Libraries Press, 1969. html. Download on October 20, 2001. 10 Adams, Samuel Bemis, Samuel Flagg. John Quincy Adams and the Foundations of American Foreign Policy. : Easton Press, 1987. ———. John Quincy Adams and the Union.
New York: Knopf, 1975. Atchison, David Rice (1807–1886) senator, Confederate leader David Rice Atchison was a famous representative of his age, and an important part of his fame extends from his long struggle against his great rival, THOMAS HART BENTON. The city of Atchison, Kansas, is named after him. Atchison was born on August 11, 1807, in Frogtown, Kentucky. He graduated from Transylvania University, “read” to become a lawyer in Lexington, and was admitted to the bar in Kentucky. Early in his career, he moved to Missouri where his political career took off.
The Intellectual Establishment. Y: Arlington House, 1972. 13 Hernon, Joseph Martin. S. Senate—1789–1990. : M. E. Sharpe, 1997. Hoff-Wilson, Joan. “Richard M. Nixon” in The American Presidents, edited by Frank N. Magill, John L. Loos, and Tracy Irons-Georges. : Salem Press, 2000. Peterson, Robert W. Agnew: The Coining of a Household Word. New York: Facts On File, 1972. “Spiro Agnew” in The Presidency A to Z: Second Edition, edited by Michael T. Nelson. : Congressional Quarterly Press, 1998. Witcover, Jules.
American Political Leaders by Richard L. Wilson