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Jefferson the President: First Term 1801-1805
Jefferson the President First Term 1801-1805 Author:Dumas Malone Jefferson the President is the fourth volume in Dumas Malone's magnificent biography of Thomas Jefferson, Jefferson and His Time. Confronting a nation deeply divided following the administrations of Washington and Adams, Jefferson faces many challenges--among them, controlling the growing power of the Judiciary, proving himself undisputed pa... more »rty leader in his dealings with the young Congress, continuing his opposition to the Hamiltonian doctrine, and acquiring the vast territory of Louisiana for the United States.
Unanimously acclaimed for its scholarship, integrity and deep insight, Jefferson The President sustains Dumas Malone's reputation as the preeminent authority on Jefferson in the country today.
A nominee for the 1971 National Book Award in History and Biography.« less