The Education Of Henry Adams: FREE Crime And Punishment By Fyodor Dostoevsky, Illustrated [Quora Media] (100 Greatest Novels of All Time Book 15)


“As a journalist, historian, and novelist born into a family that included two past Presidents, Henry Adams was forever focused on the experiences and expectations unique to America. The Education of Henry Adams (1918) recounts his own and his country’s development from 1838–the year Adams was born–up to 1905, thus incorporating the Civil War, unprecedented capitalist expansion, and the growth of the United States as a world power. Adams considered the nation both a success and a failure, and this paradox was the very impetus that compelled him to set down his Education–in the pages of which he also voiced a deep skepticism about mankind’s…

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