"Here, was another great man," remarked Laurence, pointing to the portrait of John Adams.
John Adams, the second President of the United States and the equal of crowned kings, was once a schoolmaster and country lawyer.
A passage was given to this gentleman by the government of the United States in the John Adams
, an armed vessel, bound for Europe.
A source said: "John Adams
was as evil as they come.
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 -- "the colossus of independence," as Thomas Jefferson called him -- who spared nothing in his zeal for the American Revolution.
Both John Adams
and John Quincy Adams disdained a two-party political system.
, before he was president, became a target for ridicule after he defended British soldiers charged in connection with the Boston Massacre.
, Slavery, and Race: Ideas, Politics, and Diplomacy in an Age of Crisis
In July 1774, Jonathan Sewall (1729-96), attorney general of Massachusetts, met with his longtime friend John Adams
(1735-1826) for what they both thought would be the last time.
It began with American composer John Adams
' exhilarating "foxtrot for orchestra" The Chairman Dances.
MBE, who died at the end of last month, was well known as the proud owner of E Ashtons Fishmongers in Cardiff Market.
Antonin Scalia loved the Constitution, and so did John Adams
. John Adams
said that the U.S.