Thomas Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson (April 13 [O.S. April 2] 1743 – July 4, 1826) was an American Founding Father who was the principal author of the Declaration of Independence and later served as the third President of the United States from 1801 to 1809. Previously, he was elected the second Vice President of the United States, serving under John Adams from 1797 to 1801. A proponent of democracy, republicanism, and individual rights motivating American colonists to break from Great Britain and form a new nation, he produced formative documents and decisions at both the state and national level.

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Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power

Jon Meacham (Paperback - Oct 29, 2013)


Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates: The Forgotten War That Changed American History

Brian Kilmeade, Don Yaeger (Paperback - Oct 18, 2016)


Thomas Jefferson: The Failures And Greatness Of An Ordinary Man

Jonathan Sistine (Paperback - Feb 2, 2016)


Thomas Jefferson: A Life From Beginning to End

Henry Freeman (Paperback - Jul 12, 2016)


The Life and Morals of Jesus of Nazareth

Thomas Jefferson (Paperback - Aug 10, 2017)


Who Was Thomas Jefferson?

Dennis Brindell Fradin (Paperback - Jul 28, 2003)


The Autobiography of Thomas Jefferson (Dover Thrift Editions)

Thomas Jefferson (Paperback - Mar 17, 2017)


Thomas Jefferson

R. B. Bernstein (Paperback - Sep 15, 2005)


Jefferson: Architect of American Liberty

John B. Boles (Hardcover - Apr 25, 2017)


American Sphinx: The Character of Thomas Jefferson

Joseph J. Ellis (Paperback - Apr 7, 1998)


Thomas Jefferson - A Film by Ken Burns

Ken Burns (DVD - Dec 27, 2012)


Jefferson and Hamilton: The Rivalry That Forged a Nation

John Ferling (Paperback - Oct 7, 2014)


Thomas Jefferson : Writings : Autobiography / Notes on the State of Virginia / Public and Private Papers / Addresses / Letters (Library of America)

Thomas Jefferson (Hardcover - Aug 15, 1984)


Thomas Jefferson's Feast (Step into Reading) (Step #4)

Frank Murphy (Paperback - Sep 9, 2003)


Thomas Jefferson

DK (Paperback - Mar 30, 2009)


The Jefferson Lies: Exposing the Myths You've Always Believed About Thomas Jefferson

David Barton (Paperback - Jan 12, 2016)


Thomas Jefferson - Revolutionary: A Radical's Struggle to Remake America

Kevin R. C. Gutzman (Hardcover - Jan 31, 2017)


A Thomas Jefferson Education: Teaching a Generation of Leaders for the Twenty-First Century

Oliver DeMille (Paperback - Sep 1, 2009)


Thomas Jefferson

Cheryl Harness (Paperback - Sep 2007)


Thomas Jefferson's Qur'an: Islam and the Founders

Denise Spellberg (Paperback - Jul 1, 2014)


Founding father Thomas Jefferson's DC memorial will get facelift with new emphasis on his slave-holding as national debate rages about yanking down Confederate Civil War statues
The non-profit Trust that helped leverage $150 million to refurbish the national Mall says the D.C. monument to Thomas Jefferson will get new scrutiny and changes that stress the founder's slave-holding past. And the National Park Service, which ...
Thomas Jefferson's kin: Confederate statues belong elsewhere
(CNN)We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal. Those are the words of my sixth great-grandfather, Thomas Jefferson, as he wrote them in the Declaration of Independence over 200 years ago. Yet still today we are struggling to ...
Poll: 90 Percent Oppose Removal, Erasure, of Thomas Jefferson, George Washington
Almost nine out of ten Americans oppose the progressive demand for the erasure of George Washington’s and Thomas Jefferson’s statues and names from public places, says a poll from Rasmussen Reports. Ninety percent of the 1,000 likely voters in the ...
The Time a Free Black Man Challenged Thomas Jefferson
The scientist and surveyor Benjamin Banneker wrote the secretary of state 226 years ago. Secretary of State Thomas Jefferson had already heard the name Benjamin Banneker by the time the Maryland-born free black wrote to him on August 19, 1791. Banneker, a ...
Thomas Jefferson School of Law Students Participate in 2nd Annual International Student Conference in Azerbaijan
(PRLEAP.COM) SAN DIEGO, CA, 8/21/17 – A contingent from Thomas Jefferson School of Law visited Azerbaijan recently to participate in the 2nd International Student Conference, "Contemporary Issues and Challenges in Customs Management." The conference took ...
What Thomas Jefferson Taught Me About Charlottesville and America
University of Virginia grad Joshua Adams believes that if you want to understand the recent violence there, look back at history and the school’s complicated founder. Growing up on the South Side of Chicago, I had no idea about the University of Virginia.
Thomas Jefferson High School in Council Bluffs may connect 2 buildings
COUNCIL BLUFFS — Students and visitors at Thomas Jefferson High School once had to cross railroad tracks — maybe even wait for a train — to get from the main building to the field house. The tracks are gone now, and if the Council Bluffs school board ...
Is it still okay to venerate George Washington and Thomas Jefferson?
David A. Bell, a professor of French history at Princeton, is the author, most recently, of “Shadows of Revolution: Reflections on France, Past and Present.” George Washington and Thomas Jefferson owned slaves. No less a figure than Abraham Lincoln ...
To understand the US's complex history with slavery, look to Thomas Jefferson
Steve Light looked at the tourists gathered on the east portico and asked what words come to mind when they think of Thomas Jefferson. “Declaration of Independence,” ventured one. “President,” said another. “Library,” offered a third.
Thomas Jefferson: Useful again, for a few days
Charlottesville, scene of a hate rally and of awful violence this weekend, was the home town of Thomas Jefferson. Virginia’s liberal governor Terry McAuliffe was among those who invoked Jefferson when condemning the alt-right. McAuliffe said: Go home.
Thomas Jefferson - Wikipedia
3rd President of the United States; In office March 4, 1801 – March 4, 1809: Vice President: Aaron Burr (1801–1805) George Clinton (1805–1809) Preceded by
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Thomas Jefferson, a Brief Biography | Thomas Jefferson's ...
(Born April 13, 1743, at Shadwell, Virginia; died July 4, 1826, Monticello) Thomas Jefferson -- author of the Declaration of Independence and the Statute of Virginia ...
Jefferson, Abington & Aria. Better Together.
Thomas Jefferson University enrolls more than 3,900 future physicians, scientists, nurses and healthcare professionals in the Sidney Kimmel Medical College ...
Thomas Jefferson - U.S. Governor, U.S. Vice President ...
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Thomas Jefferson, a spokesman for democracy, was an American Founding Father, the principal author of the Declaration of Independence (1776), and the third President ...
Thomas Jefferson's Monticello
Explore the house, gardens & plantation of Monticello, mountaintop home of Thomas Jefferson, 3rd president of the United States & author of the Declaration of ...
The Dark Side of Thomas Jefferson | History | Smithsonian
A new portrait of the founding father challenges the long-held perception of Thomas Jefferson as a benevolent slaveholder
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Thomas Jefferson: April 2 [April 13, New Style], 1743 Shadwell, Virginia [U.S.] July 4, 1826 Monticello, Virginia, U.S. draftsman of the Declaration of Independence ...
Thomas Jefferson | Thomas Jefferson's Monticello
Get to know Thomas Jefferson—author of the Declaration of Independence and the Statute of Virginia for Religious Freedom, third president of the United States, and ...