Fb2 Don't Know Much About Thomas Jefferson ePub
by Rob Shepperson,Kenneth C. Davis
|Author:||Rob Shepperson,Kenneth C. Davis|
|Publisher:||HarperTrophy (January 1, 2005)|
|Fb2 eBook:||1877 kb|
|ePub eBook:||1530 kb|
|Digital formats:||azw doc lrf rtf|
Did young Thomas Jefferson like to fiddle?
What sweet treat did he discover in Italy?
Whom did Jefferson send to map the West?
Best-selling author Kenneth C. Davis tells the story of one extraordinary man who shaped our young nation. Besides serving as president of the United States, Thomas Jefferson also made his mark in the fields of architecture, philosophy, and science. In this stellar biography, Davis weaves a smooth, flowing narrative into his trademark question-and-answer format, peppering the text with informational sidebars and compelling quotes. Maps, reproductions from the period, and striking black-and-white illustrations by Rob Shepperson help capture the amazing diversity of Jefferson's talents, as well as the vitality of these revolutionary times.