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Author Onuf, Peter S., author.

Title Jefferson and the Virginians : democracy, constitutions, and empire / Peter S. Onuf.

Publication Info. Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, [2018]


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Description xii, 194 pages ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Walter Lynwood Fleming lectures in southern history
Walter Lynwood Fleming lectures in southern history.
Summary "Peter Onuf's Jefferson and the Virginians examines the ways that Jefferson and his fellow Virginians, George Washington, James Madison, and Patrick Henry, conceptualized their home state from a political and cultural perspective and understood its place and influence on the new nation"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents "Strongest government on earth": the rise and fall of Jefferson's empire -- Democracy: Thomas Jefferson and Patrick Henry -- Constitutions: Thomas Jefferson and James Madison -- Empire: Thomas Jefferson and George Washington.
Subject Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 -- Political and social views.
Virginia -- History -- 1775-1865.
Statesmen -- Virginia -- History.
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. (OCoLC)fst00040754
Political and social views. (OCoLC)fst01353986
Statesmen. (OCoLC)fst01131990
Virginia. (OCoLC)fst01204597
Chronological Term 1775-1865
Genre/Form History.
ISBN 9780807169896 (cloth ; alk. paper)

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