Table of contents for Henry Adams and the making of America / Garry Wills.


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Key to Brief Citations ix
Introduction: Reading Henry Adams Forward 1

Part One: The Making of an Historian

1. Grandmother Louisa and the South 11
2. Boston Historians 33
3. Civil War Politics 49
4. Postwar Politics 72
5. Historical Method 87
6. Historical Artistry 104

Part Two: The Making of a Nation

I. JEFFERSON"S TWO TERMS
1. A People"s History: The History,
Volume One 123
2. Jefferson"s Success: The History,
Volume One 140
3. Reaching Out: The History, Volume Two 160
4. Three Foes: The History, Volume Three 186
5. Anything but War: The History, Volume
Four 216

II. MADISON"S TWO TERMS
1. False Dawn: The History, Volume Five 249
2. War: The History, Volume Six 271
3. Naval History: The History, Volume
Six 296
4. The War"s Second Year: The History,
Volume Seven 315
5. The War"s Third Year: The History,
Volume Eight 335
6. Shame and Glory: The History, Volume
Eight 349
7. Peace and Nationalism: The History,
Volume Nine 366
8. Nation-Making: The History, Volume
Nine 381

Epilogue 395
Notes 405
Acknowledgments 427
Index 429


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Adams, Henry, -- 1838-1918. -- History of the United States of America.
United States -- Historiography.
United States -- History -- 1801-1809.
United States -- History -- 1809-1817.
Historians -- United States -- Biography.