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Brooks Adams

Historian (24-Jun-1848 — 13-Feb-1927)


Thornton Anderson. Brooks Adams: Constructive Conservative. Cornell University Press. 1951. 250pp.

Arthur F. Beringause. Brooks Adams: A Biography. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1955. 404pp.

Timothy Paul Donovan. Henry Adams and Brooks Adams: The Education of Two American Historians. University of Oklahoma Press. 1961. 220pp.

Abigail Adams Homans. Education By Uncles: Henry, Brooks and Charles Francis Adams as remembered by their Niece. Houghton Mifflin Co.. 1966. 149pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Wikipedia [link]

  4. Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of American Writers (p.4)

  5. Encyclopedia of American Biography (p.4)

  6. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.5)

  7. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.9)

  8. Webster's American Biographies (p.6)

  9. American Authors 1600-1900 (p.4)

  10. The Oxford Companion to American Literature, 5th Edition (p.5)

  11. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.4)

  12. Concise Dictionary of American Biography (p.3)

  13. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.109)

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