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By Christine Hildebrand

Seminar paper from the yr 2006 within the topic English Language and Literature reports - Literature, grade: 1,0, collage of Regensburg, 7 entries within the bibliography, language: English, summary: Can Abigail Adams really be considered as a innovative of that point? Did she act in a progressive means? Did she even create a brand new lady function through the American Revolution? if this is the case, in what views was once this function innovative and new?
In order to reply to those questions and examine upon her behavior, the letters of Abigail and her husband among 1774 and 1777 may be the concentration of this paper; they are going to be analyzed and interpreted by way of the hot girl function. This corpus of letters is taken out of The publication of Abigail and John (1975). Herein the point of interest lies on Abigail’s point of view, on her notion and account of conflict stories and on her ideas and critiques approximately govt and politics. as well as this, John’s letters need to be taken under consideration besides, as he represents the addressee Abigail is writing to. His letters and how he addresses her, the subjects and his reviews he mentions and the recommendation he asks from his spouse or supplies to her, do shed gentle onto the individual of Abigail Adams in addition to motivated her.

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