skip to content
Scientific Jefferson : revealed Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Scientific Jefferson : revealed

Author: Martin Richard Clagett; University of Virginia. Office of the President.
Publisher: [Charlottesville, Va.] : [Office of the President, University of Virginia] : Distributed by the University of Virginia Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Study of Thomas Jefferson as a scientist, including the various branches of science he studied and to which he made lasting contributions. Also examines how science shaped his views on the politics, religion, economics, and social developments in his own country.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Clagett, Martin Richard.
Scientific Jefferson.
[Charlottesville, Va. : Office of the President, University of Virginia] : Distributed by the University of Virginia Press, ©2009
(OCoLC)653411074
Named Person: Thomas Jefferson; Thomas Jefferson; Thomas Jefferson
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Richard Clagett; University of Virginia. Office of the President.
ISBN: 9780813928548 0813928540
OCLC Number: 318240647
Notes: "Office of the President, University of Virginia"--Jacket.
Description: viii, 158 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits, plans, facsimiles ; 23 cm
Contents: Agriculture --
Archaeology, anthropology, ethnology, and comparative linguistics --
Paleontology --
Social architecture and public health --
Jefferson the scientific spymaster.
Other Titles: Scientific Jefferson revealed
Revealed
Responsibility: Martin Clagett.

Abstract:

Explores how science shaped Thomas Jefferson's views on politics, religion, economics, and social developments in America. This book examines Jefferson's contributions to anthropology, ethnology,  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/318240647> # Scientific Jefferson : revealed
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "318240647" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/vau> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942057203#Place/charlottesville_va> ; # Charlottesville, Va.
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/973.46092/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942057203#Person/jefferson_thomas_1743_1826> ; # Thomas Jefferson
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/41866059> ; # Thomas Jefferson
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942057203#Person/jefferson_thomas> ; # Thomas Jefferson
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1108895> ; # Scientists
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942057203#Topic/scientists_virginia> ; # Scientists--Virginia
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1108176> ; # Science
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942057203#Topic/naturalists_virginia> ; # Naturalists--Virginia
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942057203#Topic/science_united_states_history_18th_century> ; # Science--United States--History--18th century
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942057203#Topic/science_united_states_history_19th_century> ; # Science--United States--History--19th century
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942057203#Event/1700_1899> ; # 1700-1899
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204597> ; # Virginia.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1034543> ; # Naturalists
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942057203#Topic/naturwissenschaften> ; # Naturwissenschaften
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:alternateName "Scientific Jefferson revealed" ;
   schema:alternateName "Revealed" ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/151599397> ; # University of Virginia. Office of the President.
   schema:copyrightYear "2009" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/46196468> ; # Martin Richard Clagett
   schema:datePublished "2009" ;
   schema:description "Agriculture -- Archaeology, anthropology, ethnology, and comparative linguistics -- Paleontology -- Social architecture and public health -- Jefferson the scientific spymaster."@en ;
   schema:description "Study of Thomas Jefferson as a scientist, including the various branches of science he studied and to which he made lasting contributions. Also examines how science shaped his views on the politics, religion, economics, and social developments in his own country."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/942057203> ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/653411074> ;
   schema:name "Scientific Jefferson : revealed"@en ;
   schema:productID "318240647" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/318240647#PublicationEvent/charlottesville_va_office_of_the_president_university_of_virginia_distributed_by_the_university_of_virginia_press_2009> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942057203#Agent/office_of_the_president_university_of_virginia> ; # [Office of the President, University of Virginia]
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942057203#Agent/distributed_by_the_university_of_virginia_press> ; # Distributed by the University of Virginia Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780813928548> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/318240647> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942057203#Agent/distributed_by_the_university_of_virginia_press> # Distributed by the University of Virginia Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Distributed by the University of Virginia Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942057203#Agent/office_of_the_president_university_of_virginia> # [Office of the President, University of Virginia]
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "[Office of the President, University of Virginia]" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942057203#Person/jefferson_thomas> # Thomas Jefferson
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Jefferson" ;
   schema:givenName "Thomas" ;
   schema:name "Thomas Jefferson" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942057203#Person/jefferson_thomas_1743_1826> # Thomas Jefferson
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1743" ;
   schema:deathDate "1826" ;
   schema:familyName "Jefferson" ;
   schema:givenName "Thomas" ;
   schema:name "Thomas Jefferson" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942057203#Place/charlottesville_va> # Charlottesville, Va.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Charlottesville, Va." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942057203#Topic/naturwissenschaften> # Naturwissenschaften
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Naturwissenschaften"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942057203#Topic/science_united_states_history_18th_century> # Science--United States--History--18th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008111355> ;
   schema:name "Science--United States--History--18th century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/942057203#Topic/science_united_states_history_19th_century> # Science--United States--History--19th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008111355> ;
   schema:name "Science--United States--History--19th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1034543> # Naturalists
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Naturalists"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1108176> # Science
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Science"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1108895> # Scientists
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Scientists"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204597> # Virginia.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Virginia." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/151599397> # University of Virginia. Office of the President.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "University of Virginia. Office of the President." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/41866059> # Thomas Jefferson
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1743" ;
   schema:deathDate "1826" ;
   schema:familyName "Jefferson" ;
   schema:givenName "Thomas" ;
   schema:name "Thomas Jefferson" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/46196468> # Martin Richard Clagett
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Clagett" ;
   schema:givenName "Martin Richard" ;
   schema:name "Martin Richard Clagett" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780813928548>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0813928540" ;
   schema:isbn "9780813928548" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/653411074>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Scientific Jefferson." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/318240647> ; # Scientific Jefferson : revealed
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.