Democracy: An American Novel

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True Legacy Books, 1882 - Legislators - 280 pages
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User Review  - JBD1 - LibraryThing

An incisive and amusing roman à clef, written by Henry Adams and published anonymously in 1880. It's amazing how relevant much of the story still feels, even 125 years on. Political intrigue, personal relationships, and societal tensions - you'll find 'em all here in this delightful satire. Read full review

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User Review  - aprille - LibraryThing

When I was in Washington, DC for a conference, I picked up this novel which was written anonymously by Henry Adams (though some say it was his wife). They didn’t discover that he had written it until ... Read full review

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