"Most blessed of the patriarchs" Thomas Jefferson and the empire of the imagination (Book, 2017) [WorldCat.org]
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"Most blessed of the patriarchs" Thomas Jefferson and the empire of the imagination

Author: Annette Gordon-Reed; Peter S Onuf
Publisher: New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

A ground-breaking historical work that explicates Thomas Jefferson's vision of himself, the American Revolution, Christianity, slavery and race.


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Named Person: Thomas Jefferson; Thomas Jefferson; Thomas Jefferson
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Annette Gordon-Reed; Peter S Onuf
ISBN: 9781631492518 1631492519
OCLC Number: 1064654603
Awards: Short-listed for George Washington Book Prize 2017
Description: 1 volume : illustrations
Responsibility: Annette Gordon-Reed, Peter S. Onuf.


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"They neither indict nor absolve Jefferson; instead, they aim to make sense of his contradictions for modern sensibilities...A fascinating addition to the Jefferson canon." -- Publishers Weekly Read more...

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