The Inner Jefferson: Portrait of A Grieving OptimistBook - 1995
Thomas Jefferson's personal life has always been a puzzle to biographers. Even his contemporaries found him difficult to know. In Jefferson's correspondence, however, Andrew Burstein has found a key to the inner man. This penetrating and thoughtful portait confronts widespread misunderstandings about Jefferson's romantic life and provides insight into the contradictions that still surround our third president.
Baker & Taylor
Analyzes Jefferson's thoughts and deeds as reflected in seventy years of correspondence