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The Resource Thomas Jefferson vs. John Adams : founding fathers and political rivals, Ellis Roxburgh

Thomas Jefferson vs. John Adams : founding fathers and political rivals, Ellis Roxburgh

Label
Thomas Jefferson vs. John Adams : founding fathers and political rivals
Title
Thomas Jefferson vs. John Adams
Title remainder
founding fathers and political rivals
Statement of responsibility
Ellis Roxburgh
Title variation
Thomas Jefferson versus John Adams
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It may be surprising to even history buffs that Founding Fathers Thomas Jefferson and John Adams were at odds for years after the American Revolution. Each held tightly to their opposing views of how the new nation should be governed. This absorbing text not only reviews many important benchmarks of American historysuch as the writing of the US Constitution and the establishment of political partiesit also provides well-rounded analyses of these two powerful men, their relationship, and their eventual reconciliation
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.4/6092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E332.2
LC item number
.R69 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
History's greatest rivals
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Thomas Jefferson vs. John Adams : founding fathers and political rivals, Ellis Roxburgh
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
At odds -- Context -- Thomas Jefferson -- John Adams -- Friends and allies -- A small circle -- Lines are drawn -- Flashpoint -- French Revolution -- The Rights of Man -- Jay's Treaty -- Election of 1796 -- Undeclared war -- Divisive acts -- Election of 1800 -- Rush's dream -- Jefferson's old age -- Quiet retirement -- Aftermath -- Judgement -- Timeline
Control code
ocn914296355
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781482442410
Isbn Type
(library bound)
Lccn
2015025567
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
Label
Thomas Jefferson vs. John Adams : founding fathers and political rivals, Ellis Roxburgh
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
At odds -- Context -- Thomas Jefferson -- John Adams -- Friends and allies -- A small circle -- Lines are drawn -- Flashpoint -- French Revolution -- The Rights of Man -- Jay's Treaty -- Election of 1796 -- Undeclared war -- Divisive acts -- Election of 1800 -- Rush's dream -- Jefferson's old age -- Quiet retirement -- Aftermath -- Judgement -- Timeline
Control code
ocn914296355
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781482442410
Isbn Type
(library bound)
Lccn
2015025567
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)

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