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The Papers of Thomas Jefferson, Volume 15
Language: en
Pages: 729
Authors: Thomas Jefferson
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-05 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

In Volume 15 Jefferson, a veteran of the councils of his own country's revolution, becomes an eyewitness of the opening events of the great upheaval in France in 1789. The Archbishop of Bordeaux and his colleagues of the National Assembly ask Jefferson's aid and counsel in drafting a new constitution;
The Papers of Thomas Jefferson: Retirement Series, Volume 15
Language: en
Pages: 752
Authors: Thomas Jefferson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-19 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

The 618 documents in this volume span 1 September 1819 to 31 May 1820. Jefferson suffers from a “colic,” recovery from which requires extensive rest and medication. He spends much time dealing with the immediate effects of the $20,000 addition to his debts resulting from his endorsement of notes for
The Papers of Thomas Jefferson, Volume 31
Language: en
Pages: 739
Authors: Thomas Jefferson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-05 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

As this volume opens, partisan politics in the United States are building to a crescendo with the approach of the presidential election. Working for a Republican victory, Jefferson consults frequently with Madison, Monroe, and others to achieve favorable results in state elections. He corresponds with controversial journalist James T. Callender.
The Papers of Thomas Jefferson, Volume 21
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Thomas Jefferson
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-05 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

The description for this book, The Papers of Thomas Jefferson, Volume 21: Index, Vols. 1-20, will be forthcoming.
The Papers of Thomas Jefferson, Volume 20
Language: en
Pages: 801
Authors: Thomas Jefferson
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-05 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

This volume documents exhaustively for the first time Edmond Charles Genet's dramatic challenges to American neutrality and Jefferson's diplomatic and political responses. After welcoming Genet's arrival as the harbinger of closer relations between the American and French republics, Jefferson becomes increasingly distressed by the French minister's defiance of the Washington