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By Hazard Adams

ISBN-10: 0786440112

ISBN-13: 9780786440115

a number one pupil of English romanticism and literary concept and feedback, probability Adams writes of a life-time as a pupil, a instructor and an instructional administrator. the kid of academically-minded mom and dad, either lecturers at Cleveland’s Hawken college, Adams tells of his family’s reports at Hawken and later Seattle’s Lakeside tuition, then his Marine Corps provider and schooling at Princeton and the college of Washington. as well as an illuminating account of his educational career—his reviews studying and educating in eire, his administrative paintings within the founding college on the collage of California’s Irvine campus, and eventually his stories below the 1st endowed professorship within the humanities on the collage of Washington—the memoir additionally voyages into stories of kinfolk, buddies and co-workers and gives singularly well-informed reviews at the present nation of upper schooling and the educational experience.

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