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Jefferson's White House : Monticello on the Potomac

Author: James B Conroy
Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2019]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In telling the story of the first president to occupy the White House for his full term, James B. Conroy, author of the award-winning Lincoln's White House, captures Jefferson's pivotal leadership role and the intrigues and ambitions of a deeply divided young nation.
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Conroy, James B.
Jefferson's White House.
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, 2019
(DLC) 2019014316
Named Person: Thomas Jefferson; Thomas Jefferson; Thomas Jefferson
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James B Conroy
ISBN: 9781538108475 153810847X
OCLC Number: 1091294403
Description: 1 online resource (xxviii, 293 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Intro; CONTENTS; PROLOGUE; AUTHOR'S NOTE; 1. IT WAS MORE THAN I EXPECTED; 2. WITH VERY DECENT RESPECT; 3. TRUE REPUBLICANISM; 4. MEN OF 1776; 5. NOTIONS OF EQUALITY; 6. GRUMBLE WHO WILL; 7. CHIEFLY OF THE SNEERING KIND; 8. A FRENCH WAY OF COOKING THEM; 9. UNFINISHED PERSONS; 10. MEAN AND LITTLE PASSIONS; 11. BY NO MEANS DANGEROUS; 12. THIS WILL BE THE CAUSE OF WAR; 13. TREASURES OF INFORMATION; 14. HIGHLY EMBELLISHED WITH INDIAN FINERY; 15. ORIENTAL LUXURY AND TASTE; 16. IT WAS A GOOD LESSON FOR THEM; 17. CHAINED TO A WRITING TABLE; 18. THE HERMIT OF MONTICELLO; EPILOGUE; NOTES SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHYINDEX; ABOUT THE AUTHOR
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