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The Dutch Republic in the days of John Adams

The Dutch Republic in the days of John Adams

[exhibition].

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Published by s.n. in [s.l .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Netherlands
    • Subjects:
    • Netherlands -- History -- 1714-1795 -- Exhibitions.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsSecond Bank of the United States (Portrait gallery)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDJ202 .D87
      The Physical Object
      Pagination112 p. :
      Number of Pages112
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5021294M
      LC Control Number76670054


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Etc. In 7 American journalist and writer Russell Shorto settled in Amsterdam to become Director of the John Adams Institute. Over the following months and years, he submerged himself in Dutch society.

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Late in the presidential campaign three years later, he wrote the Letter from Alexander Hamilton, Concerning the Public Conduct and Character of John Adams, Esq. President of the United States that Adams believed cost him reelection. He already believed that Hamilton’s support of a rival Federalist.

To John Adams Monticello, Feb. 28, We have seen no instance of this since the days of the Roman republic, nor do we read of any before that. Either force or corruption has been the principle of every modern government, unless the Dutch perhaps be excepted, and I am not well enough informed to except them absolutely.

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