America Afire: Jefferson, Adams, and the First Contested Election

America Afire: Jefferson, Adams, and the First Contested Election

by Bernard A. Weisberger
     
 

ISBN-10: 0380806517

ISBN-13: 9780380806515

Pub. Date: 09/28/2001

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers

America Afire is the powerful story of the election of 1800, arguably the most important election in America's history and certainly one of the most hotly disputed. Former allies Adams and Jefferson, president versus vice president, Federalist versus Republican, squared off in a vicious contest that resulted in broken friendships, scandals, riots, slander,

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America Afire is the powerful story of the election of 1800, arguably the most important election in America's history and certainly one of the most hotly disputed. Former allies Adams and Jefferson, president versus vice president, Federalist versus Republican, squared off in a vicious contest that resulted in broken friendships, scandals, riots, slander, and jailings in the fourth presidential election under the Constitution.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780380806515
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
09/28/2001
Series:
Harper Perennial
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
5.31(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.80(d)

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