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Louisa [sound recording] : the extraordinary life of Mrs. Adams / Louisa Thomas.

Thomas, Louisa. (Author). Potter, Kirsten. (Added Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Butler Public Library - Butler AUD CD 921 ADA (Text) 73174005027909 Audiobook on CD Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch CD B ADAMS, LOUISA THOMAS (Text) 33946003080053 Nonfiction Audiobooks . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780147524805
  • ISBN: 0147524806
  • Physical Description: 13 audio discs (15 hr., 42 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [Westminster, MD] : Books on Tape, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from web page.
Compact discs.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Kirsten Potter.
Summary, etc.: Born in London to an American father and a British mother on the eve of the Revolutionary War, Louisa Catherine Johnson was raised in circumstances very different from the New England upbringing of the future president John Quincy Adams, whose life had been dedicated to public service from the earliest age. And yet John Quincy fell in love with her, almost despite himself. Their often tempestuous but deeply close marriage lasted half a century. An intimate portrait of a remarkable woman, a complicated marriage, and a pivotal historical moment, Louisa Thomas's biography is a masterful work from an elegant storyteller.
Subject: Adams, Louisa Catherine, 1775-1852.
Presidents' spouses > United States > Biography.
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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