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Thomas Jefferson
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The writings of Thomas Jefferson: being his autobiography, correspondence, reports, messages, addresses, and other writings, official and private (1864 edition)
Thomas Jefferson
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Jefferson: Political Writings (1999 edition), Cambridge University Press - ISBN: 9780521648417
Thomas Jefferson
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The Writings of Thomas Jefferson: Inaugural addresses and messages. Replies to public addresses. Indian addresses. Miscellaneous: 1. Notes on Virginia; 2. Biographical sketches of distinguished men; 3. The batture at New Orleans (1854 edition)
Thomas Jefferson
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Crusade Against Ignorance: Thomas Jefferson on Education (1961 edition)
Thomas Jefferson
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The Inaugural Addresses of President Thomas Jefferson, 1801 And 1805 (2001 edition), University of Missouri Press - ISBN: 9780826264060


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Born: April 13, 1743

Died: July 4, 1826 (aged 83)

Nationality: American

Occupation: President

Bio: Thomas Jefferson was an American Founding Father, the principal author of the Declaration of Independence and the third President of the United States. At the beginning of the American Revolution, he served in the Continental Congress, representing Virginia and then served as a wartime Governor of Virginia. Just after the war ended, from mid-1784 Jefferson served as a diplomat, stationed in Paris.

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