"Most Blessed of the Patriarchs"

"Most Blessed of the Patriarchs"

Thomas Jefferson and the Empire of the Imagination

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Tracing Jefferson's development and maturation from his youth to his old age, the authors explore what they call the "empire" of Jefferson's imagination--his expansive state of mind born of the intellectual influences and life experiences that led him into public life as a modern avatar of the enlightenment, who often likened himself to an ancient figure--"the most blessed of the patriarchs.
Publisher: New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, 2016
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780871404428
0871404427
Characteristics: xxv, 370 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Onuf, Peter S.
Call Number: 973.46092 GOR

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Jul 16, 2016

Good book for a junior high student, maybe even a sharp 6th grader. Nothing new to see here, just a different version.

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