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By Francis D. Cogliano

A spouse to Thomas Jefferson provides a cutting-edge review and review of the lifestyles and legacy of Thomas Jefferson via a suite of essays grounded within the most recent scholarship.

  • Features essays through the best students within the box, together with Pulitzer Prize winners Annette Gordon-Reed and Jack Rakove
  • Includes a piece that considers Jefferson’s legacy
  • Explores Jefferson’s wide variety of pursuits and services, and covers his public profession, inner most lifestyles, his perspectives on democracy, and his writings
  • Written to be obtainable for the non-specialist in addition to Jefferson scholars

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