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text Negro president : Jefferson and the slave power

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"In "Negro President" historian Garry Wills explores a pivotal moment in American history through the lens of Thomas Jefferson and the now largely forgotten Timothy Pickering, and "prods readers to appreciate essential aspects of our distressed bu... Read more
Contents
Pickering vs. Jefferson: the Northwest -- Pickering vs. Jefferson: Toussaint -- 1800: why were slaves counted? -- 1800: the Negro-Burr election -- 1801: Jefferson or Burr? -- 1801 aftermath: turning out the federalists -- 1803: the twelfth amendme... Read more
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xviii, 274 p. : ports. ; 20 cm.
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin 2005

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TADL-WOOD 326.0973 WIL in Adult Non-fiction Available

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