An American novelist, historian, and journalist energetic during the later Nineteenth and early Twentieth centuries, he’s known for works such as for example Esther: A Novel as well as the nine-volume History of america Through the Administration of Thomas Jefferson. He graduated from Harvard School in 1858 and eventually toured European countries. His memoir, THE TRAINING of Henry Adams, was honored the Pulitzer Award. He and his three brothers had been born right into a prominent Boston family members. He wedded Clover Hooper in 1872. His grandfather was John Quincy Adams.