Henry Adams Quotes

The rule that feeble and incompetent governments acquire strength by exercise, especially in war, has been well understood.

 
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Henry Adams, 1838-1918, Historian, History of the United States of America during the Administrations of James Madison

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Henry Adams
Henry Adams
  • Born: February 16, 1838
  • Died: March 27, 1918
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Historian

Henry Brooks Adams was an American historian and member of the Adams political family, being descended from two U.S. Presidents.

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