Following the peace treaty with England President Adams struggles to avoid war with France despite pressure from his Federalist cabinet and French provocation. John finds the price of peace to his career and the price of his long career of public service to his family is indeed high. Written by
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Although the Undeclared War with France, or Quasi-War, the Alien and Sedition Acts, and the XYZ Affair are part of the plot, they are not named as such. See more
In some scenes showing the White House under construction, modern 2x4's (planed and with radiused edges) can be seen. See more
A mob is no less a mob because they are with you.
Version of The Adams Chronicles
Piano Trio in E Flat, Opus 100 (second movement)
Composed by Franz Schubert See more