Road to MonticelloWydawnictwo: Oxford University Press
- liczba stron
Another study of Thomas Jefferson, but with a difference: this one focuses on Jefferson s thought, especially on its development from his youth. The book s freshness and immediacy lie in the author s emphasis on the libraries Jefferson accumulated and the marginal notes he left in the books he read. Hayes, a scholar of reading habits and print culture, takes us through Jefferson s hugely wide...