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Thomas Jefferson [videorecording (DVD)]
Title:
Thomas Jefferson [videorecording (DVD)]
ISBN:
9781531701338
Publication Information:
[Alexandria, VA] : PBS Home Video, [2004], ©1997.
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (approximately 180 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents:
The Declaration of Independence and the new nation / Eric Slauter -- Jefferson's conception of republican government / Ari Helo -- Notes on the state of Virginia and the Jeffersonian West / Thomas Hallock -- Jefferson and Native Americans : policy and archive / Gordon M. Sayre -- Race and slavery in the era of Jefferson / Douglas R. Egerton -- Jefferson's people : slavery at Monticello / Lucia Stanton -- Jefferson, science, and the Enlightenment / Timothy Sweet -- Thomas Jefferson and the creation of the American architectural image / Richard Guy Wilson -- The politics of pedagogy : Thomas Jefferson and the education of a democratic citizenry / Darren Staloff -- Jefferson and religion : private belief, public policy / Richard Samuelson -- Jefferson and the language of friendship / Andrew Burstein -- Jefferson and Adams : friendship and the power of the letter / Joanne B. Freeman -- The resonance of minds : Thomas Jefferson and James Madison in the republic of letters / Annette Gordon-Reed -- Jefferson and the democratic future / Douglas Anderson.
Abstract:
Examines the life of Thomas Jefferson, third President of the United States and author of the Declaration of Independence.
System Details Note:
DVD; full screen presentation; Dolby surround stereo.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Format:
Video disc
General Note:
Special features: Ken Burns, making history -- A conversation with Ken Burns.