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Mr. Jefferson"s women

Jon Kukla

Mr. Jefferson"s women

by Jon Kukla

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Published by Vintage Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • 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.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesMister Jefferson"s women
    StatementJon Kukla.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE332.2 .K85 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 279 p. :
    Number of Pages279
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22853708M
    ISBN 109781400078578
    LC Control Number2008279254

      As a young man studying law in Williamsburg, Thomas Jefferson was admittedly shy and tongue tied around members of the opposite sex. One of his first serious girlfriends as a college kid was a Yorktown heiress named Rebecca Lewis Burwell (Tom called her “Belinda” for some reason). Jefferson spent most of swept off his feet by her, but unfortunately he could rarely talk to her except Author: John L. Smith, Jr. Buy the Paperback Book Mr. Jefferson's Women by Jon Kukla at , Canada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. From the acclaimed author of A Wilderness So Immense comes a pioneering study of Thomas Jefferson's relationships with women, both personal and political. The author of the Declaration of.

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Jon Kukla. Jon Kukla received his B.A. from Carthage College and his M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Toronto. He has directed historical research and publishing at the Library of Virginia and has been curator and director of the Historic New Orleans Collection.