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Thomas Jefferson [sound recording] : the art of power / Jon Meacham.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

The father of the ideal of individual liberty, of the Louisiana Purchase, of the Lewis and Clark expedition, and of the settling of the West, Jefferson recognized that the genius of humanity--and the genius of the new nation--lay in the possibility of progress. "Drawing on archives in the United States, England, and France, as well as unpublished transcripts of Jefferson presidential papers, Meacham presents Jefferson as the most successful political leader of the early republic, and perhaps in all American history.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Cascade Locks Library CD 921 JEFFERSON (Text) 33892100127407 Adult Audiobooks Audiobook CD None 09/05/2013 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780449011331 :
  • ISBN: 044901133X :
  • Physical Description: 15 sound discs (18 hr., 46 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged library edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House Audio Publishing Group : [2012]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Compact discs.
Duration: 18:46:00.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Edward Herrmann.
Summary, etc.:
The father of the ideal of individual liberty, of the Louisiana Purchase, of the Lewis and Clark expedition, and of the settling of the West, Jefferson recognized that the genius of humanity--and the genius of the new nation--lay in the possibility of progress. "Drawing on archives in the United States, England, and France, as well as unpublished transcripts of Jefferson presidential papers, Meacham presents Jefferson as the most successful political leader of the early republic, and perhaps in all American history.
Subject: Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826.
Presidents > United States > Biography.
United States > Politics and government > 1783-1809.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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