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Jefferson and his time.

Dumas Malone

Jefferson and his time.

by Dumas Malone

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jefferson, Thomas, -- 1743-1826.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE332
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 551 p. :
    Number of Pages551
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21269290M
    ISBN 100316544639

    In this volume, Kevin J. Hayes collects thirty accounts of Thomas Jefferson written by his granddaughters, visiting dignitaries, fellow politicians, and others who knew him as a family man, public servant, intellectual, and institution builder. The letters and reminiscences of those who knew Jefferson personally reveal him to be a warm, funny man, quite unlike the solemn . Except for the books in his first library, where he wrote, "Ex Libris Thomae Jefferson," on the title page, Jefferson typically indicated his ownership of a volume subtly by adding his initial T in front of the I-quire signature in a book, and where a T-quire signature was present, by adding his initial I—the Latin equivalent of J—after it.

    Thomas Jefferson - Thomas Jefferson - Slavery and racism: Even before his departure from France, Jefferson had overseen the publication of Notes on the State of Virginia. This book, the only one Jefferson ever published, was part travel guide, part scientific treatise, and part philosophical meditation. Jefferson had written it in the fall of and had agreed to a French . The first time Jefferson undertook to create his own version of Scripture had been in His intention, he wrote, was “the result of a life of enquiry and reflection, and very different from.

    Dumas Malone's classic biography Jefferson and His Time --originally published in six volumes over a period of thirty-four years, between and was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in history and became the standard work on Jefferson's life. The University of Virginia Press is pleased to announce that the complete, illustrated six-volume Price Range: $ - $1, He continues to be the subject of countless books, the definitive biographies being Dumas Malone's six volume "Jefferson and His Time" ( thru ) and Merrill Peterson's "Thomas Jefferson and the New Nation" (). His tombstone is a replacement, the original having been destroyed by souvenir hunters.


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out of 5 stars 9. Audible Audiobook/5(10). Dumas Malone wrote the 6 volume set of Jefferson and His Times many years ago. It was, is, and will probably always be the best story of Thomas Jefferson and his life. Malone was an academic, and this is a well-researched, insightful, and interesting set.

Each volume focuses on a particular time span of Jefferson's life.5/5(6). Dumas Malone's classic six-volume biography Jefferson and His Time was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in history and became the standard work on Jefferson's life. Volume 6. The Sage of Monticello This final volume provides an all-encompassing account of Jefferson's accomplishments, friendships, and family difficulties in his last seventeen years, revealing his /5.

Jefferson the President: First Term, by Dumas Malone. Ratings 17 Reviews published 3 editionsAuthor: Dumas Malone. Jefferson and His Time is a six-volume biography of US President Thomas Jefferson by American historian Dumas Malone, published between and The six volumes were published individually as follows: Jefferson the Virginian (); Jefferson and the Rights of Man (); Jefferson and the Ordeal of Liberty (); Jefferson the President: First Term, ()Author: Dumas Malone.

Here's the third volume in Dumas Malone's distinguished study of Thomas Jefferson and his time. It deals with one of the most fascinating and controversial periods of Jefferson's life, including the final and most crucial phase of his tenure as secretary of state; his retirement to Monticello; his assumption of the leadership of the opposition party; and the crisis during the "half-war" with.

Get this from a library. Jefferson and his time. [Dumas Malone; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)] -- A classic biography of Jefferson. Among the many contributions of this authoritative study was Malone's inclusion in each volume of a detailed timeline of Jefferson's activities and frequent travels.

Gordon Wood, by contrast, argues that Jefferson has never been an apt mirror of America. He was a representative figure of his day whose words haunt us because, unlike him, they transcend his own time. Americans seem to have forgotten nothing about Thomas Jefferson, except that he was once a living, breathing human being.

As he worked, Thomas Jefferson pasted his selections—each in a variety of ancient and modern languages that reflected his vast learning—into the book in neat columns. Thomas Jefferson was Author: Erin Blakemore. Dumas Malone's classic biography "Jefferson and His Time" — originally published in six volumes over a period of thirty-four years, between and — was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in history and became the standard work on Jefferson's life.

The book covers Jefferon's education at William and Mary (at a time when formal education was not a widespread thing, even among the gentry), his law practice, his beginning the construction of Monticello (which would preoccupy him right up until the time of his death), his terms in the Virginia House of Burgesses (one of which was served after Cited by:   Thomas Jefferson’s legacy has been clouded by his attitudes toward slavery.

But John B. Boles writes that “we must view him holistically and within the rich context of. Jefferson and his time by Malone, Dumas, Publication date Topics Jefferson, Thomas,Presidents Publisher Boston: Little, Brown Collection Jefferson and the rights of manv.

Jefferson and the ordeal of libertyv. Jefferson the presidentv. Jefferson the president. Jefferson and His Time Six Volume the Ordeal of Liberty. and His Time the Saga of Monticello. the President First Term .The President Second Term. the Virginian.

and the Rights of Man (Jefferson and His Time, Volume 1, volume 2, volume 3, volume 4, volume 5, volume 6) by Dumas Malone and a great selection of related books, art. The Jefferson and His Time book series by Dumas Malone & Anna Fields includes books Jefferson the Virginian (Jefferson and His Time, Vol.

1), Jefferson and the Rights of Man, Jefferson and the Ordeal of Liberty: (Jefferson and His Time, Vol. 3), and several more. Content. Using a razor and glue, Jefferson cut and pasted his arrangement of selected verses from the King James Version of the gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John in chronological order—putting together excerpts from one text with those of another to create a single narrative.

Thus he begins with Luke 2 and Luke 3, then follows with Mark 1 and Matthew d: c. at Monticello. Jefferson and his time, volume 3: jefferson and the ordeal of liberty Item PreviewPages: Dumas Malone’s classic biography Jefferson and His Time―originally published in six volumes over a period of thirty-four years, between and ―was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in history and became the standard work on Jefferson’s University of Virginia Press is pleased to announce that the complete, illustrated six-volume biography is available for the /5(9).

"Jefferson & His Time: Jefferson the Virginian" is the first of six volumes in Dumas Malone's epic biography of Thomas Jefferson, for which he won a Pulitzer Prize.

Malone wrote the biography between and and by the time it was completed, was nearly blind. He was the oldest man ever awarded a Pulitzer. Dumas Malone’s classic six-volume biography Jefferson and His Time was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in history and became the standard work on Jefferson’s 5.

Jefferson the President; Second Term, –Covering the climax of Jefferson’s forty-year career, this fifth and 2/5(1). Jefferson the Virginian -- v. 2. Jefferson and the rights of man -- v.

3. Jefferson and the ordeal of liberty -- v. 4. Jefferson the President, first term, -- v. 5. Jefferson the President, second term, -- v. 6. An etching of a bust of Thomas Jefferson, his face depicted with a slight smile, She is the author of The Hemingses of Monticello—a National Book Award and but people at that time.National Book Foundation > Books > Jefferson and His Time: The Sage of Monticello.

Jefferson and His Time: The Sage of Monticello Finalist, National Book Awards for Autobiography/Biography - Hardcover. Dumas Malone.

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