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The Resource American sphinx : the character of Thomas Jefferson, Joseph J. Ellis

American sphinx : the character of Thomas Jefferson, Joseph J. Ellis

Label
American sphinx : the character of Thomas Jefferson
Title
American sphinx
Title remainder
the character of Thomas Jefferson
Statement of responsibility
Joseph J. Ellis
Title variation
Character of Thomas Jefferson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Offers a reassessment of the life, image, and career of Thomas Jefferson, examining his complex personality, controversies about the man and his beliefs, and his accomplishments
Awards note
National Book Award Winner.
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DPB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ellis, Joseph J
Dewey number
  • 973.4/6/092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
E332.2
LC item number
.E45 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Charakter
Label
American sphinx : the character of Thomas Jefferson, Joseph J. Ellis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Knopf, 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 369-421) and index
Contents
Philadelphia : 1775-76 -- Paris : 1784-89 -- Monticello : 1794-97 -- Washington, D.C. : 1801-04 -- Monticello : 1816-26 -- The future of an illusion -- A note on the Sally Hemings scandals
Control code
ocm38954501
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage ed.
Extent
xi, 440 p.
Isbn
9780679764410
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o38954501
  • (OCoLC)38954501
Label
American sphinx : the character of Thomas Jefferson, Joseph J. Ellis
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Knopf, 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 369-421) and index
Contents
Philadelphia : 1775-76 -- Paris : 1784-89 -- Monticello : 1794-97 -- Washington, D.C. : 1801-04 -- Monticello : 1816-26 -- The future of an illusion -- A note on the Sally Hemings scandals
Control code
ocm38954501
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage ed.
Extent
xi, 440 p.
Isbn
9780679764410
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o38954501
  • (OCoLC)38954501

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