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The Resource America's first daughter, Stephanie Dray & Laura Kamoie

America's first daughter, Stephanie Dray & Laura Kamoie

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America's first daughter
Title
America's first daughter
Statement of responsibility
Stephanie Dray & Laura Kamoie
Title variation
Americas first daughter
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As Thomas Jefferson's oldest daughter, Patsy becomes his helpmate, protector, and constant companion in the wake of her mother's death. She travels with him when he becomes American minister to France. It is in Paris that Patsy learns about her father's liaison with Sally Hemings, a slave girl her own age. Meanwhile, Patsy has fallen in love with her father's protégé William Short, a staunch abolitionist and ambitious diplomat. Her choices will follow her in the years to come, and as scandal, tragedy, and poverty threaten her family Patsy must decide how much she will sacrifice to protect her father's reputation
Summary
In a compelling, richly researched novel that draws from thousands of letters and original sources, bestselling authors Stephanie Dray and Laura Kamoie tell the fascinating, untold story of Thomas Jefferson’s eldest daughter, Martha “Patsy” Jefferson Randolph—a woman who kept the secrets of our most enigmatic founding father and shaped an American legacy
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10464867
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3604.R39
LC item number
A84 2016
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
Label
America's first daughter, Stephanie Dray & Laura Kamoie
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20489645
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
590 pages, 16 pages
Isbn
9780062347268
Lccn
2015026266
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn913573143
Label
America's first daughter, Stephanie Dray & Laura Kamoie
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20489645
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
590 pages, 16 pages
Isbn
9780062347268
Lccn
2015026266
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn913573143

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