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Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings: An American Controversy

Annette Gordon-Reed - Biography & Autobiography - 1999 - 187 pages
Presents first-hand accounts, memoirs, letters, and recent DNA evidence that points to Thomas Jefferson's thirty-eight-year affair with his slave Sally Hemings, and refutes ...
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Race on Trial: Law and Justice in American History

Annette Gordon-Reed - Law - 2002 - 234 pages
This collection of 12 original essays brings together two themes of American culture - law and race. Cases discussed include Amistad, Dred Scott, Regents v. Bakke and O.J. Simpson.
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Slavery and the American South: Essays and Commentaries

Annette Gordon-Reed, Winthrop D. Jordan - History - 2003 - 224 pages
AMERICAN HISTORY -- African American --> In 1900 very few historians were exploring the institution of slavery in the South. But in the next half century, the culture of ...
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The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family

Annette Gordon-Reed - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 798 pages
Traces the history of the Hemings family from early eighteenth-century Virginia to their dispersal after Thomas Jefferson's death in 1826, and describes their family ties to ...
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"Most Blessed of the Patriarchs": Thomas Jefferson and the Empire of the ...

Annette Gordon-Reed, Peter S. Onuf - History - 2016 - 320 pages
A groundbreaking work of history that explicates Thomas Jefferson’s vision of himself, the American Revolution, Christianity, slavery, and race. Thomas Jefferson is often ...
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In the Shadow of the Great Rebellion: The Life of Andrew Johnson ...

Gary L. Donhardt - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 185 pages
With the death of Abraham Lincoln on April 15, 1865, Andrew Johnson was plunged into a national political morass. Johnson, a Southern Democrat and advocate of states' rights ...
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Abraham Lincoln and a Nation Worth Fighting for

History - 2003 - 240 pages
The many sides of Abraham Lincoln?war leader, humorist, commander in chief, politician, and emancipator?are vividly depicted in this concise and fresh look at his presidential ...
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Abraham Lincoln: The American Presidents Series: The 16th President, 1861-1865

George S. McGovern - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 208 pages
America's greatest president, who rose to power in the country's greatest hour of need and whose vision saw the United States through the Civil War Abraham Lincoln towers above ...
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William C. Harris - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 303 pages
By expanding the context of Lincoln's last months beyond the battlefield, Harris shows how the events of 1864-65 tested the president's leadership and how he ultimately emerged ...
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