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The Resource Thomas Jefferson : an intimate history, Fawn M. Brodie

Thomas Jefferson : an intimate history, Fawn M. Brodie

Label
Thomas Jefferson : an intimate history
Title
Thomas Jefferson
Title remainder
an intimate history
Statement of responsibility
Fawn M. Brodie
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An ambitious, perceptive portrayal of a complex man, this bestselling biography breaks new ground in its exploration of Jefferson's inner life. "Brodie has humanized Jefferson without in the least diminishing him.'
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DPB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1915-1981
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brodie, Fawn McKay
Dewey number
B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E332
LC item number
.B787 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Presidents
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Presidents
  • United States
Label
Thomas Jefferson : an intimate history, Fawn M. Brodie
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published as a Norton paperback 1998"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 559-569) and index
Contents
Foreword -- Acknowledgments -- Semi-transparent shadows -- Parents -- Sense of family -- Capacity of involvement -- Problem with the forbidden -- Martha Jefferson -- Revolutionary -- Jefferson and Independence -- Domestic problem -- Flight from power -- Jefferson and the war -- Jefferson writes a book -- Two Martha's -- Return to politics -- Restlessness and torment -- My head and my heart -- Second interlude -- Sally Hemings -- Revolutionary goes home -- Satellite sons -- Disillusionment in Eden -- Triangles at Monticello -- Candidate à Contre Coeur -- Callender -- Jason -- Betrayal -- Jefferson under attack -- Death, hatred, and the uses of silence -- Jefferson and Burr -- Genius for peace -- Like a patriarch of old -- Writer of letters -- Monticello tragedy -- Reminiscences of Madison Hemings -- Reminiscences of Israel Jefferson -- "My head and my heart" -- Family denial -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocm39271106
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
594 p.
Isbn
9780393317527
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o39271106
  • (OCoLC)39271106
Label
Thomas Jefferson : an intimate history, Fawn M. Brodie
Publication
Note
"First published as a Norton paperback 1998"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 559-569) and index
Contents
Foreword -- Acknowledgments -- Semi-transparent shadows -- Parents -- Sense of family -- Capacity of involvement -- Problem with the forbidden -- Martha Jefferson -- Revolutionary -- Jefferson and Independence -- Domestic problem -- Flight from power -- Jefferson and the war -- Jefferson writes a book -- Two Martha's -- Return to politics -- Restlessness and torment -- My head and my heart -- Second interlude -- Sally Hemings -- Revolutionary goes home -- Satellite sons -- Disillusionment in Eden -- Triangles at Monticello -- Candidate à Contre Coeur -- Callender -- Jason -- Betrayal -- Jefferson under attack -- Death, hatred, and the uses of silence -- Jefferson and Burr -- Genius for peace -- Like a patriarch of old -- Writer of letters -- Monticello tragedy -- Reminiscences of Madison Hemings -- Reminiscences of Israel Jefferson -- "My head and my heart" -- Family denial -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocm39271106
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
594 p.
Isbn
9780393317527
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o39271106
  • (OCoLC)39271106

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