By Christine Hildebrand
In order to reply to those questions and examine upon her behavior, the letters of Abigail and her husband among 1774 and 1777 could be the concentration of this paper; they are going to be analyzed and interpreted by way of the hot woman position. This corpus of letters is taken out of The ebook of Abigail and John (1975). Herein the point of interest lies on Abigail’s standpoint, on her belief and account of struggle studies and on her innovations and critiques approximately govt and politics. as well as this, John’s letters must be taken under consideration to boot, as he represents the addressee Abigail is writing to. His letters and how he addresses her, the themes and his reports he mentions and the recommendation he asks from his spouse or offers to her, do shed gentle onto the individual of Abigail Adams in addition to motivated her.
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