Jeffersonian Legacies

By: Onuf, Peter S.

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with a foreword by Daniel P. Jordan and and an afterword by Merrill D. Peterson.


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On the occasion of Thomas Jefferson's 250th birthday, a number of today's leading historicans take a fresh look at our third president, architect of democracy for his time and still for ours. Jeffersonian Legacies reconstructs the worlds Thomas Jefferson created for himself and envisioned for his countrymen.

The authors consider Jefferson's career as a slave owner, his ambiguous and controversial testimony on the institution of slavery, and his significance for the civil rights movement and contemporary race relations. Jeffersonian Legacies provides the next generation of students, scholars, and citizens a better understanding not only of Jefferson in his own world but also his influence in the shaping of ours.

Title: Jeffersonian Legacies

Author Name: Onuf, Peter S.

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Charlottsville, VA, University Press of Virginia: 1993

ISBN Number: 0813914620

ISBN Number 13: 9780813914626

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 001029