The education of henry adams intimately traces henry adams's thought processes, but it does so on an intellectual plane not generally achieved by most writers for style and content, this book. Henry adams does not think the teachers at harvard were doing what needed to be done, the system of education was not doing what was required, and the students were probably being damaged more. The education of henry adams is both a brilliant memoir and a profound meditation on the extraordinary developments in science, politics, religion, and society that so transformed that world as he knew it.
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