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The Resource Madison and Jefferson, Andrew Burstein and Nancy Isenberg, (electronic resource)

Madison and Jefferson, Andrew Burstein and Nancy Isenberg, (electronic resource)

Label
Madison and Jefferson
Title
Madison and Jefferson
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Burstein and Nancy Isenberg
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The third and fourth presidents have long been considered proper and noble gentlemen, with Thomas Jefferson's genius overshadowing James Madison's judgment and common sense. But in this revelatory book, both leaders are seen as men of their times, ruthless and hardboiled operatives in a gritty world of primal politics where they struggled for supremacy for more than fifty years
Summary
Analyzes the historically pivotal friendship between the third and fourth presidents, offering insight into these complex characters and presenting a sobering assessment of how politics were conducted in the country's early years
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
374687
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
973.4/6092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Madison and Jefferson, Andrew Burstein and Nancy Isenberg, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=AEF51B8C-0671-47B2-807D-CE81D7F7193C
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [755]-780) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The Virginians, 1774-1776 -- On the defensive, 1776-1781 -- Partners apart, 1782-1786 -- The division of power, 1787 -- The addition of rights, 1788-1789 -- The pathological decade and beyond -- Attachments and resentments, 1790-1792 -- Party spirit, 1793 -- The effects of whiskey on reputation, 1794-1795 -- Danger, real or pretended, 1796-1799 -- Inhaling republicanism, 1800-1802 -- Signs of a restless future -- The embryo of a great empire, 1803-1804 -- Years of schism, days of dread, 1805-1808 -- Road to war, 1809-1812 -- Road out of war, 1813-1816 -- Madison lives to tell the tale, 1817-1836 -- Legacy -- Thawing out the historical imagination
Control code
ocn688480034
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 809 p., [8] p. of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780679604105
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill., map.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
AEF51B8C-0671-47B2-807D-CE81D7F7193C
System control number
(OCoLC)688480034
Label
Madison and Jefferson, Andrew Burstein and Nancy Isenberg, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=AEF51B8C-0671-47B2-807D-CE81D7F7193C
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [755]-780) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The Virginians, 1774-1776 -- On the defensive, 1776-1781 -- Partners apart, 1782-1786 -- The division of power, 1787 -- The addition of rights, 1788-1789 -- The pathological decade and beyond -- Attachments and resentments, 1790-1792 -- Party spirit, 1793 -- The effects of whiskey on reputation, 1794-1795 -- Danger, real or pretended, 1796-1799 -- Inhaling republicanism, 1800-1802 -- Signs of a restless future -- The embryo of a great empire, 1803-1804 -- Years of schism, days of dread, 1805-1808 -- Road to war, 1809-1812 -- Road out of war, 1813-1816 -- Madison lives to tell the tale, 1817-1836 -- Legacy -- Thawing out the historical imagination
Control code
ocn688480034
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 809 p., [8] p. of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780679604105
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill., map.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
AEF51B8C-0671-47B2-807D-CE81D7F7193C
System control number
(OCoLC)688480034

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