The education of henry adams is an autobiography that records the struggle of bostonian henry adams 1838 1918 in his later years to come to terms with the dawning 20th century so different from the world of his youth it is also a sharp critique of 19th century educational theory and practice. The education of henry adams is the pulitzer prize winning autobiography of henry adams the education is much more a record of adamss introspection than of his deeds it is an extended meditation on the social technological political and intellectual changes that occurred over adamss lifetime. Henry adams the education of henry adams is intellectual autobiography told in a slightly mocking gently ironic third person henry adams is never off the page he anatomizes himself with the same acuity but greater clarity than the other henry mr james analyzes his characters. About henry adams born in 1838 into the family of john adams and john quincy adams henry adams had the opportunity to pursue a wide ranging variety of intellectual interests during the course of his life. A hypertext this is an ongoing hypertext project of the american studies program at the university of virginia we welcome your commments suggestions or contributions
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