An intimate portrait of Louisa Catherine Adams, the wife of John Quincy Adams, who witnessed firsthand the greatest transformations of her time.
500 pages ; 25 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Louisa Thomas is the author of Conscience: Two Soldiers, Two Pacifists, One Family--a Test of Will and Faith in World War I . She is a contributor to the New Yorker's website, a former writer and editor for Grantland, and a former fellow at the New America Foundation. Her writing has appeared in the New York Times, Vogue, The Paris Review , and other places.