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The Resource Thomas Jefferson : president & philosopher, Jon Meacham, adapted by Sarah L. Thomson

Thomas Jefferson : president & philosopher, Jon Meacham, adapted by Sarah L. Thomson

Label
Thomas Jefferson : president & philosopher
Title
Thomas Jefferson
Title remainder
president & philosopher
Statement of responsibility
Jon Meacham, adapted by Sarah L. Thomson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In this special illustrated edition of the #1 New York Times bestselling Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jon Meacham, young readers will learn about the life and political philosophy of one of our Founding Fathers"--
Summary
Presents a portrait of the third president that considers his early life, role as a Founding Father, and considerable achievements as a master politician
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2012.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2012.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10151348
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973.4/6092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Middle School
  • 1020
Intended audience source
Lexile
Language note
Text in English
LC call number
E332
LC item number
.M478 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 7.6.
  • 7.6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • A/R 7.6 middle grads 8.0 points.
  • Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the art of power
Label
Thomas Jefferson : president & philosopher, Jon Meacham, adapted by Sarah L. Thomson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 302-306)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The art of power -- A fortunate son -- What fixed the destinies of my life -- Roots of revolution -- Temptations and trials -- A world of desire and denial -- There is no peace -- The famous Mr. Jefferson -- The course of human events -- The pull of duty -- Redcoats at Monticello -- A struggle for respect -- His head and his heart -- A treaty in Paris -- A new post in New York -- In wait at Monticello -- To the vice presidency -- A desperate state of affairs -- The new order of things begins -- The air of enchantment! -- The people were never more happy -- A deep, dark, and widespread conspiracy -- A farewell to ultimate power -- We are to have war then? -- The wolf by the ear -- No, Doctor, nothing more -- All honor to Jefferson -- In Jefferson's world
Control code
ocn866615029
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
321 pages
Isbn
9780385387491
Lccn
2013046973
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a711043
  • (OCoLC)866615029
Label
Thomas Jefferson : president & philosopher, Jon Meacham, adapted by Sarah L. Thomson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 302-306)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The art of power -- A fortunate son -- What fixed the destinies of my life -- Roots of revolution -- Temptations and trials -- A world of desire and denial -- There is no peace -- The famous Mr. Jefferson -- The course of human events -- The pull of duty -- Redcoats at Monticello -- A struggle for respect -- His head and his heart -- A treaty in Paris -- A new post in New York -- In wait at Monticello -- To the vice presidency -- A desperate state of affairs -- The new order of things begins -- The air of enchantment! -- The people were never more happy -- A deep, dark, and widespread conspiracy -- A farewell to ultimate power -- We are to have war then? -- The wolf by the ear -- No, Doctor, nothing more -- All honor to Jefferson -- In Jefferson's world
Control code
ocn866615029
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
321 pages
Isbn
9780385387491
Lccn
2013046973
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a711043
  • (OCoLC)866615029

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