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Short, William 1759-1849

Overview
Works: 309 works in 345 publications in 2 languages and 1,531 library holdings
Genres: History  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Records and correspondence  Sources  Bibliography  Sermons  Guidebooks  Maps 
Roles: Author, Photographer, Correspondent
Classifications: DS559.8.C63, 959.704
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Most widely held works about William Short
 
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A matter of conscience : GI resistance during the Vietnam War by William Short( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lettres de la duchesse de La Rochefoucauld à William Short by Alexandrine Charlotte de Rohan-Chabot La Rochefoucauld( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in French and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christian science; what it is, what is new, and what is true about it by William Short( Book )

4 editions published in 1899 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The papers of William Short by William Short( )

2 editions published in 1900 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide to Carlops, West Linton and districts. With an account of their historical and traditional associations by William Short( Book )

5 editions published between 1901 and 1920 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sermons by William Short( Book )

1 edition published in 1849 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Franciscan retreat with Br. Bill Short by William Short( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Blessings resulting from an active co-operation in the Missionary Work. A lecture, etc by William Short( Book )

3 editions published between 1845 and 1846 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christ the life of the believer : a sermon preached at the Parish Church of St. George the Martyr, Queen Square, on Sunday, the thirteenth of November, 1836 by William Short( Book )

1 edition published in 1836 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter : Monticello, to [William Short, Philadelphia] by Thomas Jefferson( )

1 edition published in 1826 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jefferson writes to Short about contacting Mr. [Herman] Böÿe about the return of his "fine Borda's Circle of Reflection" and his best telescope, since he has given them to the University of Virginia. Böÿe was in Philadelphia "attending the engraver of his map" of Virginia for which Jefferson had lent the instruments
The papers of William Short by William Short( Book )

3 editions published between 1900 and 1977 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christian science by William Short( Book )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

N.S.W. Pure Food Act, 1908 : notes and comments on the principal drug clauses by William Short( Book )

1 edition published in 1910 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter, 1813 June 18, Monticello, [Albemarle County, Virginia] to [William Short], n.p by Thomas Jefferson( Book )

2 editions published in 1813 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Higginbotham's mortgage enclosed. The duration of the war is uncertain, but Britain's aim is clearly permanent conquest of the ocean, requiring countermeasures. But "it is my desire as well as my duty to leave [these] to the vigour of younger minds."
Observations on a Sermon, preached by the Rev. Mr. Hocker ; and on a Charge, delivered by the Rev. the Archdeacon of Cornwall ... May 20th, 1811 by Joseph Burges( Book )

2 editions published in 1811 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter, 1809 March 8, Washington, [D.C.] to [William] Short, n.p by Thomas Jefferson( Book )

2 editions published between 1808 and 1809 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Regrets that the Senate "negatived your appointment" to the secret mission to St. Petersburg; "Riveted to the system of unentanglement with Europe," they declined the proposition; asks that Alexander I be assured of Jefferson's high opinions of his virtues; embargo worked well; instituted non-intercourse with France and England; if vessels are seized, war will probably result
Papers of the Burwell family( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are also estate appraisals for livestock, slaves, and household and farming implements of Pasteur; Burwell's claims against the estate of Thomas Nelson; accounts, 1814-1828, of Burwell's estate, documents from several suits against it, and an account of the sale of household goods and library
A Sermon [on Matt. v. 16] preached ... at the primary visitation of ... Thomas ... Bishop of Salisbury by William Short( Book )

1 edition published in 1826 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
William Short 1759–1849 Thomas Jefferson's private secretary when he was ambassador in Paris, from 1786 to 1789, later ambassador

William Short ambassadeur des États-Unis, né en 1759 et mort en 1849, qui fut secrétaire de Thomas Jefferson quand celui-ci était ambassadeur à Paris

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Languages
English (68)

French (2)

Covers
The condor's head : an American romance