American Sphinx

American Sphinx

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For a man who insisted that life on the public stage was not what he had in mind, Thomas Jefferson certainly spent a great deal of time in the spotlight--and not only during his active political career. After 1809, his longed-for retirement was compromised by a steady stream of guests and tourists who made of his estate at Monticello a virtual hotel, as well as by more than one thousand letters per year, most from strangers, which he insisted… (more)

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Book Details  

Publisher: Vintage (November 19, 1998)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 464 pages

File size: 417 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Awards: National Book Award for Non-Fiction 1997 winner

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