Thomas Jefferson and the New Nation: A Biography / Edition 1

Thomas Jefferson and the New Nation: A Biography / Edition 1

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by Merrill D. Peterson
     
 

The definitive life of Jefferson in one volume, this biography relates Jefferson's private life and thought to his prominent public position and reveals the rich complexity of his development. As Peterson explores the dominant themes guiding Jefferson's career—democracy, nationality, and enlightenment—and Jefferson's powerful role in shaping America, he

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The definitive life of Jefferson in one volume, this biography relates Jefferson's private life and thought to his prominent public position and reveals the rich complexity of his development. As Peterson explores the dominant themes guiding Jefferson's career—democracy, nationality, and enlightenment—and Jefferson's powerful role in shaping America, he simultaneously tells the story of nation coming into being.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195019094
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
09/11/1986
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
1104
Product dimensions:
8.06(w) x 5.31(h) x 2.31(d)
Lexile:
1240L (what's this?)

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