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The wisdom of Thomas Jefferson

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Published by Citadel Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 -- Quotations.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1775-1783 -- Quotations, maxims, etc.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1865 -- Quotations, maxims, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 250-251).

      Statementedited by Kees de Mooy.
      GenreQuotations., Quotations, maxims, etc.
      SeriesPhilosophical library
      ContributionsDe Mooy, Kees.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE302 .J442 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 251 p. ;
      Number of Pages251
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3575130M
      ISBN 100806524219
      LC Control Number2002113394
      OCLC/WorldCa51963789


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