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Author Kukla, Jon, 1948-
Title Mr. Jefferson's women / Jon Kukla.
Published New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2007.
Book Cover
LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Floor2  E332.2 .K85 2007    IN LIBRARY
  
Edition 1st ed.
Description xiii, 279 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-268) and index.
Contents Mr. Peterman's shirt -- Williamsburg in 1760 -- Rebecca Burwell -- Elizabeth Moore Walker -- Martha Wayles Skelton Jefferson -- Maria Cosway -- Sally Hemings -- Amazons and angels -- Remember the ladies -- Gay and thoughtless Paris -- PĂȘle MĂȘle -- All Men are Created Equal -- Appendix A : the Jefferson-Walker affair -- Appendix B : Children born to Martha Wayles Skelton Jefferson and to Sally Hemings -- Appendix C : Dialogue between My Head and My Heart : Thomas Jefferson to Maria Cosway, October 12, 1786.
Summary A study of Thomas Jefferson's relationships with women also examines his attitudes toward them and his role in determining the position of women in law, culture, and education both during and after the Revolution.
Subject Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 -- Relations with women.
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 -- Political and social views.
Women -- United States -- Social conditions -- 18th century.
Sex role -- United States -- History -- 18th century.
Women's rights -- United States -- History -- 18th century.
Presidents -- United States -- Biography.
Alternate Title Mister Jefferson's women
Related To Online version: Kukla, Jon, 1948- Mr. Jefferson's women. 1st ed. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2007 (OCoLC)608345222
Online version: Kukla, Jon, 1948- Mr. Jefferson's women. 1st ed. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2007 (OCoLC)631146369
ISBN 1400043247
9781400043248
OCLC number 84152932