Mr. Jefferson's lost cause : land, farmers, slavery, and the Louisiana Purchase /

Thomas Jefferson advocated a republic of small farmers--free and independent yeomen. And yet as president he presided over a massive expansion of the slaveholding plantation system--particularly with the Louisiana Purchase--squeezing the yeomanry to the fringes and to less desirable farmland. Now Ro...

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Main Author: Kennedy, Roger G.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:New York : Oxford University Press, 2004.
Edition:1st paperback edition.
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Trinity Christian College

Location: General Collection

Call Number: E333 .K46 2004
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