Twilight at Monticello the final years of Thomas Jefferson

Title Twilight at Monticello the final years of Thomas Jefferson
Names Crawford, Alan Pell.
Book Number DB066246
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Uses primary sources to chronicle the postpresidential years (1809-1826) of Thomas Jefferson. Describes problems he had with a dysfunctional extended family, agricultural mismanagement, soaring debt, and deteriorating health. Highlights Jefferson's establishment of the secular University of Virginia and his correspondence with John Adams. 2008.
Narrator Williams, Jake.
Local Subject Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Short Book - SH
Talking Book Topics, May-Jun 2009 - T309
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Biography - Political, U.S - BIPU
Biography - Historical - BIH
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Audience Notes Male narrator.
LC Subject Ex-presidents - United States - Biography
Plantation life - Virginia - Albemarle County - History - 19th century
Presidents - Retirement - United States - Case studies
Presidents - United States - Biography
Albemarle County (Va.) - Social life and customs - 19th century
Call Number 973.46092 B ANF
Language English
Released 2008
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2008 (Talking Book Publishers, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: New York : Random House, c2008. 9781400060795
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