Table of contents for Virtue, valor, and vanity : the Founding Fathers and the pursuit of fame / Eric Burns.

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Contents
Introduction
The Crew of the Concord
Part One
The Beginnings of Stardom
Chapter One
The Roman Republic
Chapter Two
The American in Paris
Chapter Three
Americans At Home
Part Two
The Ingredients 
of Renown
Chapter Four
Ambition
Chapter Five
Vanity
Chapter Six
Modesty
Chapter Seven
Jealousy
Chapter Eight
Image
Chapter Nine
Myth
Part Three
The Last Days of Famous Men
Chapter Ten
The Tombstone at Red Hill
Chapter Eleven
The Tourist Attraction
Chapter Twelve
A Message to the Future
Chapter Thirteen
John Adams Survives
Chapter Fourteen
An Early Death
Chapter Fifteen
A Simple Epitaph
Epilogue
The Autograph of A Not-So-Famous Man
Notes
Bibliography
Acknowledgments
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Founding Fathers of the United States -- Biography.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1775-1783.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1789.
Virtue -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 18th century.
Courage -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 18th century.
Pride and vanity -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 18th century.
Fame -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 18th century.