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Twilight at Monticello : the final years of Thomas Jefferson, Alan Pell Crawford

Label
Twilight at Monticello : the final years of Thomas Jefferson
Title
Twilight at Monticello
Title remainder
the final years of Thomas Jefferson
Statement of responsibility
Alan Pell Crawford
Title variation
Final years of Thomas Jefferson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973.4/6092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E332.74
LC item number
.C73 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Twilight at Monticello : the final years of Thomas Jefferson, Alan Pell Crawford
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [267]-309)
Contents
A society of would-be country squires -- An upcountry prince -- The education of a philosopher -- The young revolutionary -- The crucible of revolution -- "Whence he might contemplate the whole universe" -- "The hated occupations of politics" -- The revolutionary takes command -- "In a state of almost total incapacity -- "A prisoner released from his chains" -- "Elevated above the mass of mankind" -- "When I expect to settle my grandchildren" -- "The shock of an earthquate" -- Old friends reunited -- At war again -- "This enterprise is for the young" -- "When I reflect that God is just" -- A library for "the American statesman" -- Jeff Randolph takes a wife -- The realm of "sobriety and cool reason" -- "To witness the death of all our companions" -- "The eternal preservation of-- republican principles" -- The indulgent patriarch -- The "yellow children" of the mountaintop -- "Something very great and very new" -- Struggling "all our lives with debt & difficulty" -- Blood in the streets of Charlottesville -- Fire, sickness, drought, and storm -- A philosophe's faith -- "We shall have every religious man in Virginia against us" -- The death knell of the Union -- The "hideous evil" of slavery -- "Ah, Jefferson!" "Ah, Lafayette!" -- "More than patience could endure" -- "Take care of me when dead-- " -- "An inspiration from the realms of bliss" -- "I have given my whole life to my country" -- "Is it the fourth?"
Control code
ocn136777638
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxviii, 322 p.
Isbn
9781400060795
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007019602
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Twilight at Monticello : the final years of Thomas Jefferson, Alan Pell Crawford
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [267]-309)
Contents
A society of would-be country squires -- An upcountry prince -- The education of a philosopher -- The young revolutionary -- The crucible of revolution -- "Whence he might contemplate the whole universe" -- "The hated occupations of politics" -- The revolutionary takes command -- "In a state of almost total incapacity -- "A prisoner released from his chains" -- "Elevated above the mass of mankind" -- "When I expect to settle my grandchildren" -- "The shock of an earthquate" -- Old friends reunited -- At war again -- "This enterprise is for the young" -- "When I reflect that God is just" -- A library for "the American statesman" -- Jeff Randolph takes a wife -- The realm of "sobriety and cool reason" -- "To witness the death of all our companions" -- "The eternal preservation of-- republican principles" -- The indulgent patriarch -- The "yellow children" of the mountaintop -- "Something very great and very new" -- Struggling "all our lives with debt & difficulty" -- Blood in the streets of Charlottesville -- Fire, sickness, drought, and storm -- A philosophe's faith -- "We shall have every religious man in Virginia against us" -- The death knell of the Union -- The "hideous evil" of slavery -- "Ah, Jefferson!" "Ah, Lafayette!" -- "More than patience could endure" -- "Take care of me when dead-- " -- "An inspiration from the realms of bliss" -- "I have given my whole life to my country" -- "Is it the fourth?"
Control code
ocn136777638
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxviii, 322 p.
Isbn
9781400060795
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007019602
Other physical details
ill.

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