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Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power

by Meacham. Jon

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About This Item

New York: Random House, 2012. 759 pp. Crimson boards, small dent on upper left corner of the front cover. Gilt lettering on spine. Unclipped pictorial dust jacket with slight creasing on front bottom and a small closed tear on back bottom left corner. Clean and bright pages. Architectural drawings on endpapers. First edition and signed by author. A meticulously researched work by Pulitzer Prize-winning author, Jon Meacham. The author introduces us to Thomas Jefferson and his complex world, dominated by political intrigue, philosophy, and passion. . Author Signature. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Octavo.

Synopsis

Jon Meacham is the author, most recently, of Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power, a #1 New York Times bestseller that has been named one of the best books of the year by The New York Times Book Review, The Washington Post, Entertainment Weekly, The Seattle Times, and the St. Louis Post-Dispatch . Meacham received the Pulitzer Prize for American Lion, his bestselling 2008 biography of Andrew Jackson. He is also the author of the New York Times bestsellers Franklin and Winston and American Gospel . Executive editor and executive vice president of Random House, Meacham is a contributing editor to Time magazine, a former editor of Newsweek, and has written for The New York Times and The Washington Post, among other publications. He is a regular contributor on Meet the Press, Morning Joe, and Charlie Rose . A Fellow of the Society of American Historians, Meacham serves on the boards of the New-York Historical Society, the Churchill Centre, and The McCallie School. He is a former trustee and regent of Sewanee: The University of the South, and has served on the vestries of St. Thomas Church Fifth Avenue and Trinity Wall Street church in New York City. Born in Chattanooga in 1969, Meacham was educated at The McCallie School and at Sewanee: The University of the South, where he was salutatorian and Phi Beta Kappa. He began his career as a reporter at The Chattanooga Times . He and his wife live with their three children in Nashville and in Sewanee.

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Bookseller
The Chatham Bookseller, LLC US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
029682
Title
Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power
Author
Meacham. Jon
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Random House
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
2012
Keywords
Thomas Jefferson President Politics History
Size
Octavo

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About The Chatham Bookseller, LLC

The Chatham Bookseller (member ABAA, ABNJ) began in 1968, and, in 1970, opened a store at its present location in Madison, NJ. The store contains over 10,000 books in over 80 different subjects, and favors good used books and good literature (both hardcover and paperback) over popular books and bestsellers. Our Internet business began in 2001. Our Internet stock is kept on the premises but cannot be viewed as a whole. However, we can show and sell individual titles upon request. Those wishing to examine Internet books should call ahead. Store hours are 9-5:00 (Tues.-Sat.) and 12-5 (Sun.). The business is run by Jesse D. Mann.

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