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The Presidency of Thomas Jefferson

Author: Forrest McDonald
Publisher: Lawrence : University Press of Kansas, ©1976.
Series: American presidency series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Thomas Jefferson occupies a special niche in the hagiology of American Founding Fathers. His name is invoked for a staggering range of causes; statists and libertarians, nationalists and States' righters, conservatives and radicals all claim his blessing. In this book, Forrest McDonald examines Jefferson's performance as the nation's leader, evaluating his ability as a policy-maker, administrator, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McDonald, Forrest.
Presidency of Thomas Jefferson.
Lawrence : University Press of Kansas, ©1976
(OCoLC)564774360
Named Person: Thomas Jefferson; Thomas Jefferson; Thomas Jefferson
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Forrest McDonald
ISBN: 0700601473 9780700601479 9780700603305 0700603301
OCLC Number: 1994166
Description: xi, 201 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates : portrait ; 24 cm.
Contents: The faithful and the crisis of faith --
The republican tack: At home, 1801-1803 --
The republican tack: Abroad, 1801-1803 --
Turbulence in domestic waters: 1804-1805 --
Turbulence in European waters: 1805-1806 --
The raging storm: 1806-1807 --
Shipwreck: 1808 --
Epilogue: The crisis and the faith.
Series Title: American presidency series.
Responsibility: by Forrest McDonald.
Local System Bib Number:
1610475867688_128439
991000141789705351

Abstract:

"Thomas Jefferson occupies a special niche in the hagiology of American Founding Fathers. His name is invoked for a staggering range of causes; statists and libertarians, nationalists and States' righters, conservatives and radicals all claim his blessing. In this book, Forrest McDonald examines Jefferson's performance as the nation's leader, evaluating his ability as a policy-maker, administrator, and diplomat."--Publisher.
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