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The Resource Flight from Monticello : Thomas Jefferson at war, Michael Kranish

Flight from Monticello : Thomas Jefferson at war, Michael Kranish

Label
Flight from Monticello : Thomas Jefferson at war
Title
Flight from Monticello
Title remainder
Thomas Jefferson at war
Statement of responsibility
Michael Kranish
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Kranish describes Jefferson's many stumbles as he struggled to respond to the British invasion of colonial Virginia, and along the way, the author paints an intimate portrait of Jefferson, illuminating his quiet conversations, his family turmoil, his private hours at Monticello, and the lessons he learned during those dark hours as Virginia's governor that would serve him all his life
Summary
Documents Jefferson's escape from British forces in 1781 and the effect of this event on the rest of his life and the formation of the United States
Biography type
individual biography
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338102
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kranish, Michael
Dewey number
  • 973.4/6092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Henry, Patrick
  • Virginia
  • Virginia
  • United States
  • Governors
  • Presidents
Target audience
adult
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Thomas Jefferson at war
Label
Flight from Monticello : Thomas Jefferson at war, Michael Kranish
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [371]-373)
Contents
Williamsburg -- Revolution -- Invasion -- Flight from Monticello
Control code
ocn320524730
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 388 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780195374629
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2009018156
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)320524730
Label
Flight from Monticello : Thomas Jefferson at war, Michael Kranish
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [371]-373)
Contents
Williamsburg -- Revolution -- Invasion -- Flight from Monticello
Control code
ocn320524730
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 388 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780195374629
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2009018156
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)320524730

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