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Author Louisa Thomas

Season 2017 Episode 9 | 28m 49s

Journalist Louisa Thomas talks about her book "Louisa: The Extraordinary Life of Mrs. Adams," which looks at the life and times of First Lady Louisa Catherine Adams, the wife of President John Quincy Adams and our first foreign-born First Lady. Thomas illuminates not only the life of this fascinating woman but also political life of America in the 1800s.

Aired: 09/01/17

Rating: TV-G

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