A Companion to Thomas Jefferson presents a state-of-the-art assessment and overview of the life and legacy of Thomas Jefferson through a collection of essays grounded in the latest scholarship. Features essays by the leading scholars in the field, including Pulitzer Prize winners Annette Gordon-Reed and Jack Rakove Includes a section that considers Jeffersonas legacy Explores Jeffersonas wide range of interests and expertise, and covers his public career, private life, his views on democracy, and his writings Written to be accessible for the non-specialist as well as Jefferson scholarswhenever we are aasked to deal with difficult and novel political and economic problemsaquot; (Peterson 1960, 352). ... And, if you thought it couldna#39;t get baser than that, Cadillac advertises its monstrosity, the Escalade, surely among the least socially friendly vehicles on the road, with the slogan: aquot;Life, ... It turns out to not be quite as aquot;self-evidenta as Jefferson claimed, after all (Schlesinger 1964; Darnton 2003).
|Title||:||A Companion to Thomas Jefferson|
|Author||:||Francis D. Cogliano|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2011-09-15|