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James Truslow Adams

Allan Nevins

James Truslow Adams

historian of the American dream

by Allan Nevins

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Published by University of Illinois P in Urbana, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adams, James Truslow.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Allan Nevins.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(5),315p.,8plates :
    Number of Pages315
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21213420M
    ISBN 100252724526

    The American Dream is the sole reason that millions of people decided to come to this country, whether it be generations ago, or last week. But even so, this shared dream faces problems. To solve the problem, the American Dream has to be defined. James Truslow Adams, author of the book The Epic.   In this important narrative, James Truslow Adams reviews how the ordinary American has matured over time in outlook, character, and grew increasingly conscious of how different an American is now from the man or woman of any other advanced : James Truslow Adams.

    Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The epic of America by James Truslow Adams, , Cited by: James Truslow Adams came up with "the American Dream" for his book, The American Epic. Adams had been born into a wealthy New York family and went into finance, where he did quite well for.

    APA Citation. Adams, J. T. (). The epic of : Little, Brown, and Company. Chicago Style Citation. Adams, James Truslow. The Epic of America. In , Allan Nevins published his biography of Adams: "James Truslow Adams: Historian of the American Dream". From the guide to the James Truslow Adams Papers, , (Columbia University Rare Book and Manuscript Library,).


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