Bibliography: p. 190.
|Statement||Photos. by Joseph C. Farber. Text by Wendell D. Garrett.|
|Contributions||Garrett, Wendell D.|
|LC Classifications||E332 .F3|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||192|
|LC Control Number||79128394|
Can't go wrong in getting this book. Author does a remarkable job (more biographers should try this device) in tracing TJ's life by use of (1) historical timeline/events, (2) subject's diary entries, and (3) photos from the period to present an integral and total picture of the subject's life.5/5. Henry Wiencek's eloquent, persuasive Master of the Mountain―based on new information coming from archival research, archaeological work at Monticello, and hitherto overlooked or disregarded evidence in Thomas Jefferson's own papers―opens up a huge, poorly understood dimension of Jefferson's faraway must, Wiencek suggests, follow the by: 9. Jefferson emerges in the book not merely as a lofty thinker but as the ultimate political operator, a master pragmatist who got things done in times nearly as fractious as our own.” —Chicago Tribune “ [Jefferson’s] life is a riveting story of our nation’s founding—an improbable turn of events that seems only in retrospect inevitable. Thomas Jefferson supplied lists of recommended books in letters to Robert Skipwith 1 in and Bernard Moore 2 about the same time, to his nephew, Peter Carr, in 3 and , 4 to John Minor 5 in , and to several others. 6 The following is a distillation and synthesis of his recommendations in classical studies -- history, philosophy, religion, and literature.
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