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Twilight at Monticello : the final years of Thomas Jefferson

Author: Alan Pell Crawford
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : [Book club ed.]View all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Biography
Named Person: Thomas Jefferson; Thomas Jefferson; Thomas Jefferson; Thomas Jefferson
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Pell Crawford
ISBN: 9781400060795 1400060796
OCLC Number: 213813149
Description: xxviii, 322 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: A society of would-be country squires --
An upcountry prince --
The education of a philosopher --
The young revolutionary --
The crucible of revolution --
"Whence he might contemplate the whole universe" --
"The hated occupations of politics" --
The revolutionary takes command --
"In a state of almost total incapacity --
"A prisoner released from his chains" --
"Elevated above the mass of mankind" --
"When I expect to settle my grandchildren" --
"The shock of an earthquate" --
Old friends reunited --
At war again --
"This enterprise is for the young" --
"When I reflect that God is just" --
A library for "the American statesman" --
Jeff Randolph takes a wife --
The realm of "sobriety and cool reason" --
"To witness the death of all our companions" --
"The eternal preservation of--
republican principles" --
The indulgent patriarch --
The "yellow children" of the mountaintop --
"Something very great and very new" --
Struggling "all our lives with debt & difficulty" --
Blood in the streets of Charlottesville --
Fire, sickness, drought, and storm --
A philosophe's faith --
"We shall have every religious man in Virginia against us" --
The death knell of the Union --
The "hideous evil" of slavery --
"Ah, Jefferson!" "Ah, Lafayette!" --
"More than patience could endure" --
"Take care of me when dead--
" --
"An inspiration from the realms of bliss" --
"I have given my whole life to my country" --
"Is it the fourth?"
Responsibility: Alan Pell Crawford.
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