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Saving Monticello: The Levy Family's Epic Quest to Rescue the House that Jefferson Built
     

Saving Monticello: The Levy Family's Epic Quest to Rescue the House that Jefferson Built

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by Marc Leepson
 

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ISBN-10: 0813922194

ISBN-13: 9780813922195

Pub. Date: 03/29/2003

Publisher: University of Virginia Press

How a Jewish navy veteran and his descendants saved one of America's most recognizable architectural landmarks

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How a Jewish navy veteran and his descendants saved one of America's most recognizable architectural landmarks

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813922195
Publisher:
University of Virginia Press
Publication date:
03/29/2003
Edition description:
1ST UNIVER
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
726,244
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction: Jefferson's House1
Chapter 1Stealing Monticello7
Chapter 2The Commodore's House47
Chapter 3Saving Monticello87
Chapter 4Claiming Monticello125
Chapter 5Selling Monticello185
Epilogue: A Long Time Coming: Recognizing the Levys245
Appendix INunez, Phillips, Levy Family Genealogy257
Appendix IIJefferson's Grandchildren259
Notes261
Bibliography285
Acknowledgments293
Index297

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