Portia : the world of Abigail Adams /

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Author / Creator:Gelles, Edith Belle
Imprint:Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 1992.
Description:xviii, 227 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Language:English
Subject:Adams, Abigail, -- 1744-1818
Adams, Abigail, -- 1744-1818.
Presidents' spouses -- United States -- Biography.
Presidents' spouses.
United States.
Biography.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/1380498
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ISBN:0253325536
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • acknowledgments
  • Chronology
  • Introduction
  • 1. The Abigail Industry
  • 2. a Tye More Binding .
  • 3. Domestic Patriotism
  • 4. A Virtuous Affair
  • 5. Gossip
  • 6. Faithful Are the Wounds of a Friend
  • 7. The Threefold Cord
  • 8. Mother and Citizen
  • 9. My Closest Companion
  • Epilogue
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index