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Jefferson, Thomas

Summary: HIST Thomas Jefferson, best known as the author of the Declaration of Independence in 1776 and as our third president, was an extraordinarily accomplished man with wide-ranging interests. From 1784 to 1789, he was America's envoy to France, during which time he also traveled widely on the European continent. From his extensive writings during these years, editors Wilson and Stanton (both with...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Modern Library 1999

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Jefferson, Thomas

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Publisher / Publication Date: Published for the Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation by the University Press of Virginia 1986

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Jefferson, Thomas

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Publisher / Publication Date: Modern Library 1993

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Jefferson, Thomas

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Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books/The Library of America 1990

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Jefferson, Thomas

Contents: Public papers -- Addresses, messages, and replies -- Miscellany.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2011

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Jefferson, Thomas

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Publisher / Publication Date: Beacon Press 1989

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Jefferson, Thomas

Contents: Autobiography -- A summary view of the rights of British America -- Notes on the State of Virginia -- Public papers -- Addresses, messages, and replies -- Miscellany -- Letters.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Literary Classics of the U.S. 1984

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Meacham, Jon

Summary: Thomas Jefferson was the third president of the United States and one of the authors of the Declaration of Independence. He was also a lawyer and an ambassador, an inventor and a scientist. He had a wide range of interests and hobbies, but his main interest was the survival and success of his country. The audiobook is ideal for those interested in American presidents, biographies, and the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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Summary: Volume 1 begins with a look at two of the many crises faced by George Washington during his term as America's first president. At a time when any conflict had the potential to dissolve the fragile union, Washington surrounded himself with brilliant men who were bound by their undying devotion to America, but who were often bitterly divided about how best to serve their common cause. Volume 2...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2002

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Moore, Roy.

Summary: In the middle 1980s, the Moores first took the official tour replicating Jefferson's three-month journey in the spring of 1787 and have returned often to capture in color photographs the scenes he might have seen, i.e. devoid of automobiles, factories, and the like. In addition to descriptive captions, they include letters and excerpts from his published journal but no index or bibliography.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Stewart, Tabori & Chang 1999

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Summary: They were the most legendary and respected politicians, statesmen and warriors of history's first republic since the days of ancient Rome. They were also traitors and smugglers, rabble rousers and hot-heads, unfaithful husbands and prodigious drinkers. Our "Founding Fathers" were, in fact, human beings. Gain a fascinating glimpse behind the images on the marble busts and faces on our dollar...

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Publisher / Publication Date: A & E Television Networks 2000

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Gordon-Reed, Annette.

Summary: Thomas Jefferson is still presented today as a hopelessly enigmatic figure, despite being written about more than any other Founding Father. Lauded as the most articulate voice of American freedom, even as he held people in bondage, Jefferson is variably described by current-day observers as a hypocrite, an atheist, and a simple-minded proponent of limited government. The authors team up to...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2016

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2 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 JEFFERSON, THOMAS GOR

Kilmeade, Brian

Summary: This is the little-known story of how a newly independent nation was challenged by four Muslim powers and what happened when America's third president decided to stand up to intimidation. When Thomas Jefferson became president in 1801, America faced a crisis. The new nation was deeply in debt and needed its economy to grow quickly, but its merchant ships were under attack. Pirates from North...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sentinel 2015

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Dray, Stephanie

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Summary: As Thomas Jefferson's oldest daughter, Patsy becomes his helpmate, protector, and constant companion in the wake of her mother's death. She travels with him when he becomes American minister to France. It is in Paris that Patsy learns about her father's liaison with Sally Hemings, a slave girl her own age. Meanwhile, Patsy has fallen in love with her father's protégé William Short, a staunch...

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Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2016

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Summary: Examines the life of Thomas Jefferson, third President of the United States and author of the Declaration of Independence.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2010

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Rosenstock, Barbara

Summary: An account of how the third American president helped create the world's largest library, the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C., shares excerpts from primary source documents that include Jefferson's thoughts on books, reading, and learning.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Boyds Mills Pr 2013

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Ferling, John E.

Summary: In 1800 the nation was struggling to its feet amidst an array of threats from foreign governments and a host of constitutional struggles. Against this backdrop, President John Adams, an elite, strong-willed Federalist, set to square off against his vice president, Thomas Jefferson, a populist Republican.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2004

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Jurmain, Suzanne.

Summary: John Adams and Thomas Jefferson were good friends with very different personalities. But their differing views on how to run the newly created United States turned them into the worst of friends. They each became leaders of opposing political parties, and their rivalry followed them to the White House. Full of both history and humor, this is the story of two of America's most well-known...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Children's Books 2011

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Limbaugh, Rush H.

Summary: When one of the time-traveling crew is running for student-body president at Manchester Middle School, Rush Revere takes them back in history to witness the election and leadership of our first three presidents.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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Ribke, Simone T.

Summary: Thomas Jefferson was our nations third president, but his contributions to the United States started years before. Jefferson was the principal author of the Declaration of Independencethe document that is the foundation of country. Throughout his life he continued to work for the betterment of the nation. The well-organized chapters help students identify key details while the photographs,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2014

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Summary: The vote that made Jefferson President: February 17th, 1801. The House is deadlocked on a vote to decide the 3rd President of the United States because of the vagueness of the Constitution and the role of the electoral college. The Federalists, led by Alexander Hamilton, refuse to vote in favor of Thomas Jefferson who received a majority of the vote. Instead they will vote for Federalist Aaron...

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Publisher / Publication Date: CBS News 2000

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Lanier, Shannon.

Summary: Depicts the descendents of Thomas Jefferson and wife Martha, and also those of his relationship with slave Sally Hemings, with whom he had seven children. Ages 11 and older.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2000

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 LAN

Summary: A fresh and relevant narrative about the men who led this country through change and the lives they affected, from an early idea of democracy to our first African-American President.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Educational Productions 2010

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV AME

Brown, William Wells

Summary: Includes memoirs, travel writings, fiction, and history.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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