Both Sides of the Ocean: A Biography of Henry Adams, His First Life, 1838-1862

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Archon Books, Jan 1, 1982 - Biography & Autobiography - 475 pages

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Edward Chalfant is a Professor of English Emeritus at Hofstra University and the author of a trilogy on the life of Henry Adams: "Both Sides of the Ocean; Better in Darkness; " and "Improvement of the World." Conrad Edick Wright is the Ford Editor of Publications at the Massachusetts Historical Society, where he has been on staff since 1985. He is the author or coauthor of three books, the editor or coeditor of seven collections of essays, and the project director for "Sibley's Harvard Graduates" and "Colonial Collegians: Biographies of Those Who Attended American Colleges before the War for Independence.

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