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The Resource Jefferson : : architect of American liberty, John B. Boles, (electronic resource eBook)

Jefferson : : architect of American liberty, John B. Boles, (electronic resource eBook)

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Jefferson : : architect of American liberty
Title
Jefferson
Title remainder
: architect of American liberty
Statement of responsibility
John B. Boles
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A comprehensive biography of a Founding Father depicts him as an architect, scientist, bibliophile, paleontologist, musician and gourmet and offers new insight into his actions and thoughts about race, abolition, democracy and patriarchal responsibility
Summary
A comprehensive biography of a Founding Father depicts him as an architect, scientist, bibliophile, paleontologist, musician and gourmet and offers new insight into his actions and thoughts about race, abolition, democracy and patriarchal responsibility
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10562434
Cataloging source
BT
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Boles, John B
Dewey number
920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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OverDrive, Inc
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True
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  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Presidents
  • Revolutionaries
  • Diplomats
  • Legislators
  • Governors
  • United States
  • United States
  • Virginia
Target audience
adult
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architect of American liberty
Label
Jefferson : : architect of American liberty, John B. Boles, (electronic resource eBook)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=210&titleID=2904111
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 523-594) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A note on capitalization -- Introduction -- Part I: Colonial Virginia, 1743-1770 -- Part II: Revolutionary America, 1771-1784 -- Part III: Paris, 1784-1790 -- Part IV: Philadelphia and New York City, 1790-1801 -- Part V: Washington, DC, 1801-1809 -- Part VI: Monticello, 1809-1826 -- Postscript -- Acknowledgments -- List of abbreviations in notes -- Notes -- Bibliographical essay -- Index
  • Part I: Colonial Virginia, 1743-1770. "A hard student" ; Young legislator -- Part II: Revolutionary America, 1771-1784. "Inspire us with firmness" ; "These are our grievances" ; "Pen of the American Revolution" ; Revolutionary lawmaker ; The fight for independence ; A Congress "little numerous, but very contentious" -- Part III: Paris, 1784-1790. "On the vaunted scene of Europe" ; At home in Paris ; Tourist ; "A powerful obstacle ... to emancipation" ; "Liberty is to be gained by inches" -- Part IV: Philadelphia and New York City, 1790-1801. From Paris to New York ; Jefferson versus Hamilton ; The specter of the French Revolution ; "Totally absorbed in my rural occupations" ; The vice presidency ; "Reign of witches" ; An attempt to "strangle the election" -- Part V: Washington, DC, 1801-1809. Political faith and presidential style ; "We are acting for all mankind" ; "Louisiana for a song" ; "Steadily in her course" ; The collapse of political consensus ; "War, embargo, or nothing" -- Part VI: Monticello, 1809-1826. "Returning to the scenes of my birth and early life" ; "We ought not to die before we have explained ourselves" ; Living with paradox ; One last crusade ; The Sage of Monticello
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781541697966
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • bc
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80ac8719-d9e0-4384-9e24-fb7fa603786a
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Format: Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Format: Kindle Book
  • Format: OverDrive Read
  • Requires Adobe Digital Editions or Amazon Kindle
Label
Jefferson : : architect of American liberty, John B. Boles, (electronic resource eBook)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=210&titleID=2904111
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 523-594) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A note on capitalization -- Introduction -- Part I: Colonial Virginia, 1743-1770 -- Part II: Revolutionary America, 1771-1784 -- Part III: Paris, 1784-1790 -- Part IV: Philadelphia and New York City, 1790-1801 -- Part V: Washington, DC, 1801-1809 -- Part VI: Monticello, 1809-1826 -- Postscript -- Acknowledgments -- List of abbreviations in notes -- Notes -- Bibliographical essay -- Index
  • Part I: Colonial Virginia, 1743-1770. "A hard student" ; Young legislator -- Part II: Revolutionary America, 1771-1784. "Inspire us with firmness" ; "These are our grievances" ; "Pen of the American Revolution" ; Revolutionary lawmaker ; The fight for independence ; A Congress "little numerous, but very contentious" -- Part III: Paris, 1784-1790. "On the vaunted scene of Europe" ; At home in Paris ; Tourist ; "A powerful obstacle ... to emancipation" ; "Liberty is to be gained by inches" -- Part IV: Philadelphia and New York City, 1790-1801. From Paris to New York ; Jefferson versus Hamilton ; The specter of the French Revolution ; "Totally absorbed in my rural occupations" ; The vice presidency ; "Reign of witches" ; An attempt to "strangle the election" -- Part V: Washington, DC, 1801-1809. Political faith and presidential style ; "We are acting for all mankind" ; "Louisiana for a song" ; "Steadily in her course" ; The collapse of political consensus ; "War, embargo, or nothing" -- Part VI: Monticello, 1809-1826. "Returning to the scenes of my birth and early life" ; "We ought not to die before we have explained ourselves" ; Living with paradox ; One last crusade ; The Sage of Monticello
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781541697966
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • bc
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
80ac8719-d9e0-4384-9e24-fb7fa603786a
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Format: Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Format: Kindle Book
  • Format: OverDrive Read
  • Requires Adobe Digital Editions or Amazon Kindle

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