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The Resource Thomas Jefferson : president & philosopher, Jon Meacham, adapted by Sarah L. Thomson

Thomas Jefferson : president & philosopher, Jon Meacham, adapted by Sarah L. Thomson

Label
Thomas Jefferson : president & philosopher
Title
Thomas Jefferson
Title remainder
president & philosopher
Statement of responsibility
Jon Meacham, adapted by Sarah L. Thomson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In this special illustrated edition of the #1 New York Times bestselling Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jon Meacham, young readers will learn about the life and political philosophy of one of our Founding Fathers"--
Summary
Presents a portrait of the third president that considers his early life, role as a Founding Father, and considerable achievements as a master politician
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2012.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2012.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10151348
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meacham, Jon
Dewey number
  • 973.4/6092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
E332
LC item number
.M478 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7.6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Presidents
  • Political science
  • Presidents
  • Presidents
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the art of power
Label
Thomas Jefferson : president & philosopher, Jon Meacham, adapted by Sarah L. Thomson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 302-306)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The art of power -- A fortunate son -- What fixed the destinies of my life -- Roots of revolution -- Temptations and trials -- A world of desire and denial -- There is no peace -- The famous Mr. Jefferson -- The course of human events -- The pull of duty -- Redcoats at Monticello -- A struggle for respect -- His head and his heart -- A treaty in Paris -- A new post in New York -- In wait at Monticello -- To the vice presidency -- A desperate state of affairs -- The new order of things begins -- The air of enchantment! -- The people were never more happy -- A deep, dark, and widespread conspiracy -- A farewell to ultimate power -- We are to have war then? -- The wolf by the ear -- No, Doctor, nothing more -- All honor to Jefferson -- In Jefferson's world
Control code
1048670
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
321 pages
Isbn
9780385387507
Isbn Type
(library binding)
Lccn
2013046973
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780385387507
  • (OCoLC)866615029
Label
Thomas Jefferson : president & philosopher, Jon Meacham, adapted by Sarah L. Thomson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 302-306)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The art of power -- A fortunate son -- What fixed the destinies of my life -- Roots of revolution -- Temptations and trials -- A world of desire and denial -- There is no peace -- The famous Mr. Jefferson -- The course of human events -- The pull of duty -- Redcoats at Monticello -- A struggle for respect -- His head and his heart -- A treaty in Paris -- A new post in New York -- In wait at Monticello -- To the vice presidency -- A desperate state of affairs -- The new order of things begins -- The air of enchantment! -- The people were never more happy -- A deep, dark, and widespread conspiracy -- A farewell to ultimate power -- We are to have war then? -- The wolf by the ear -- No, Doctor, nothing more -- All honor to Jefferson -- In Jefferson's world
Control code
1048670
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
321 pages
Isbn
9780385387507
Isbn Type
(library binding)
Lccn
2013046973
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780385387507
  • (OCoLC)866615029

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