Jefferson and the Ordeal of Liberty -
The third volume in Dumas Malone's distinguished study of Thomas Jefferson and his time deals with one of the most fascinating and controversial periods of Jefferson's life. It includes the story of the final and most crucial phase of his secretaryship of state; his retirement to Monticello; his assuption of the leadership of the opposition party; and the crisis during the half-war with France when the existence of political opposition was threatened and the freedom of individuals imperiled.
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Review: Jefferson and the Ordeal of Liberty (Jefferson and His Time #3)User Review - Steve - Goodreads
http://bestpresidentialbios.com/2013/... “Jefferson and the Ordeal of Liberty” is the third of six volumes in Dumas Malone's epic biography on Thomas Jefferson. Malone spent over one-third of his life ... Read full review
Review: Jefferson and the Ordeal of Liberty (Jefferson and His Time #3)User Review - Ray Ziemer - Goodreads
This is the third volume of Dumas Malone's Thomas Jefferson biography, covering the years form 17192 - 1801. As George Washington's Secretary of State, Jefferson was responsible for drafting the young ... Read full review