Thomas Jefferson

Author: Jon Meacham
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
ISBN: 9780812979480
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Presents a portrait of the third president that considers his early life, role as a Founding Father, and considerable achievements as a master politician.

Thomas Jefferson

Author: Jon Meacham
Publisher: Crown Books For Young Readers
ISBN: 9780385387491
Size: 12.99 MB
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An illustrated adaptation of the best-selling Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power introduces the third president's life and political philosophies while offering insight into his achievements as a lawyer, ambassador and scientific innovator.

American Lion

Author: Jon Meacham
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781588368225
Size: 14.41 MB
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The definitive biography of a larger-than-life president who defied norms, divided a nation, and changed Washington forever Andrew Jackson, his intimate circle of friends, and his tumultuous times are at the heart of this remarkable book ...

Thomas Jefferson And The New Nation

Author: Merrill D. Peterson
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199772223
Size: 20.35 MB
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As Peterson explores the dominant themes guiding Jefferson's career--democracy, nationality, and enlightenment--and Jefferson's powerful role in shaping America, he simultaneously tells the story of nation coming into being.

Autobiography Of Thomas Jefferson

Author: Thomas Jefferson
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486137902
Size: 41.82 MB
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Detailed account of this man's remarkable life: as governor of Virginia, years in Paris, as Washington's secretary of state, life in retirement, and more. First draft of the Declaration of Independence is included.

American Sphinx

Author: Joseph J. Ellis
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 9780375727467
Size: 51.86 MB
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American Sphinx is a marvel of scholarship, a delight to read, and an essential gloss on the Jeffersonian legacy.

Thomas Jefferson

Author: R. B. Bernstein
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0195181301
Size: 54.24 MB
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A short biography of Thomas Jefferson covers such topics as his life as a Virginia gentleman, his passionate belief in democracy, his defense of slavery, his relationship with Sally Hemings, and his contributions to America as a writer, ...

American Gospel

Author: Jon Meacham
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781588365774
Size: 69.63 MB
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In this vivid book, New York Times bestselling author Jon Meacham tells the human story of how the Founding Fathers viewed faith, and how they ultimately created a nation in which belief in God is a matter of choice.

Thomas Jefferson S Qur An

Author: Denise A. Spellberg
Publisher: Alfred a Knopf Incorporated
ISBN: 9780307268228
Size: 56.47 MB
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Reveals the influence of Islam in the birth of American religious freedom, describing how Jefferson studied the Qur'an because he believed that Islam's Enlightenment ideals could inform the fledgling country's practical governance.

Negro President

Author: Garry Wills
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780618485376
Size: 49.73 MB
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Offers a provocative look at the presidency of Thomas Jefferson, discussing the relationship between his administation's decisions and the power of the slave states, as well as the opposition of Timothy Pickering.