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The Resource America afire : Jefferson, Adams, and the revolutionary election of 1800, Bernard A. Weisberger

America afire : Jefferson, Adams, and the revolutionary election of 1800, Bernard A. Weisberger

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America afire : Jefferson, Adams, and the revolutionary election of 1800
Title
America afire
Title remainder
Jefferson, Adams, and the revolutionary election of 1800
Statement of responsibility
Bernard A. Weisberger
Title variation
Jefferson, Adams, and the revolutionary election of 1800
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Narrates the presidential election of 1800 and its impact on American history, drawing in elements such as the friendship between Adams and Jefferson, the beginnings of government under the Constitution, and partisan warfare
Summary
A look at the presidential election of 1800, which pitted Revolutionary War heroes, Founding Fathers, and friends Thomas Jefferson and John Adams against each other, discusses one of the most underhanded elections ever. Reprint. 20,000 first printing
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164137
Cataloging source
VA@
Dewey number
  • 324.973/044
  • 324.2/3
Index
index present
LC call number
E330
LC item number
.W45 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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Jefferson, Adams, and the revolutionary election of 1800
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America afire : Jefferson, Adams, and the revolutionary election of 1800, Bernard A. Weisberger
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [323]-326) and index
Contents
  • Nation in 1790
  • 29
  • Part II
  • Personalities, Places, and Domestic Discord, 1789-1794
  • Chapter 3
  • Washington's Hopeful First Term
  • 43
  • Chapter 4
  • Curse of Faction
  • 66
  • Prologue: Washington, D.C., Inauguration Day, 1801
  • Chapter 5
  • Mr. Burr Launches a Machine
  • 83
  • Chapter 6
  • Wedges of Sectionalism
  • 101
  • Part III
  • War Abroad, Politics at Home, 1793-1796
  • Chapter 7
  • Terror, Turmoil, and Citizen Genet
  • 1
  • 119
  • Chapter 8
  • John Jay's Divisive Treaty, 1794-1795
  • 138
  • Chapter 9
  • Jefferson and Adams's First Round, 1796
  • 160
  • Part IV
  • Toward Disunion, 1797-1800
  • Chapter 10
  • Part I
  • X, Y, Z, and the French Connection, 1798
  • 173
  • Chapter 11
  • Gagging the Press, 1798
  • 200
  • Part V
  • Campaign and Conscience, 1800-1801
  • Chapter 12
  • Climax and the Drawn Battle of 1800
  • 227
  • Discords of an Unfinished Nation
  • Chapter 13
  • Crossroads of February 1801
  • 258
  • Chapter 14
  • Republican President
  • 278
  • Epilogue: Aftermath and Echoes
  • 299
  • Chapter 1
  • Philadelphia, Summer 1787
  • 13
  • Chapter 2
Control code
1361065
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 345 p.
Isbn
9780380977635
Lccn
00711522
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45168317
  • (OCoLC)45168317
Label
America afire : Jefferson, Adams, and the revolutionary election of 1800, Bernard A. Weisberger
Link
http://images.amazon.com/images/P/038097763X.01.LZZZZZZZ.jpg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [323]-326) and index
Contents
  • Nation in 1790
  • 29
  • Part II
  • Personalities, Places, and Domestic Discord, 1789-1794
  • Chapter 3
  • Washington's Hopeful First Term
  • 43
  • Chapter 4
  • Curse of Faction
  • 66
  • Prologue: Washington, D.C., Inauguration Day, 1801
  • Chapter 5
  • Mr. Burr Launches a Machine
  • 83
  • Chapter 6
  • Wedges of Sectionalism
  • 101
  • Part III
  • War Abroad, Politics at Home, 1793-1796
  • Chapter 7
  • Terror, Turmoil, and Citizen Genet
  • 1
  • 119
  • Chapter 8
  • John Jay's Divisive Treaty, 1794-1795
  • 138
  • Chapter 9
  • Jefferson and Adams's First Round, 1796
  • 160
  • Part IV
  • Toward Disunion, 1797-1800
  • Chapter 10
  • Part I
  • X, Y, Z, and the French Connection, 1798
  • 173
  • Chapter 11
  • Gagging the Press, 1798
  • 200
  • Part V
  • Campaign and Conscience, 1800-1801
  • Chapter 12
  • Climax and the Drawn Battle of 1800
  • 227
  • Discords of an Unfinished Nation
  • Chapter 13
  • Crossroads of February 1801
  • 258
  • Chapter 14
  • Republican President
  • 278
  • Epilogue: Aftermath and Echoes
  • 299
  • Chapter 1
  • Philadelphia, Summer 1787
  • 13
  • Chapter 2
Control code
1361065
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 345 p.
Isbn
9780380977635
Lccn
00711522
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45168317
  • (OCoLC)45168317

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