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The intimate lives of the Founding Fathers, Thomas Fleming

Label
The intimate lives of the Founding Fathers
Title
The intimate lives of the Founding Fathers
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Fleming
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the critical role of women in the lives of the Founding Fathers, exploring both the inspiration and scandal that came from the relationships of Washington, Franklin, Adams, Jefferson, Hamilton, and Madison with their mothers, wives, and mistresses
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fleming, Thomas J
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E302.5
LC item number
.F54 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Founding Fathers of the United States
  • Statesmen
  • Statesmen
  • Statesmen
  • Founding Fathers of the United States
  • Statesmen
  • Founding Fathers of the United States
  • Political science
  • Statesmen
  • Statesmen
  • Statesmen
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The intimate lives of the Founding Fathers, Thomas Fleming
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Smithsonian Books, 2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 417-437) and index
Contents
George Washington. The agonies of honor ; Partner in love and life ; From Great Somebody to Lady Washington ; The other George Washington scandals -- Benjamin Franklin. The sins of the father ; The oldest revolutionary ; Mon cher Papa -- John Adams. An amorous Puritan finds a wife ; Portia's dubious diplomat ; Second banana blues ; Party of two ; Remembering some other ladies -- Alexander Hamilton. Bastard son and wary lover ; The woman in the middle ; Love's secret triumph -- Thomas Jefferson. Romantic voyager ; The traumas of happiness ; Head versus heart ; The wages of fame ; If Jefferson is wrong, is America wrong? -- James Madison. A shy genius makes a conquest ; Partners in fame ; How to save a country -- Appendix. The erosion of Jefferson's image in the American mind
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xiv, 456 p.
Isbn
9780061139130
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Note
Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center's copy gift of Thomas J. Fleming; paperback ed.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)526057788
  • (OCoLC)ocn526057788
Label
The intimate lives of the Founding Fathers, Thomas Fleming
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Smithsonian Books, 2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 417-437) and index
Contents
George Washington. The agonies of honor ; Partner in love and life ; From Great Somebody to Lady Washington ; The other George Washington scandals -- Benjamin Franklin. The sins of the father ; The oldest revolutionary ; Mon cher Papa -- John Adams. An amorous Puritan finds a wife ; Portia's dubious diplomat ; Second banana blues ; Party of two ; Remembering some other ladies -- Alexander Hamilton. Bastard son and wary lover ; The woman in the middle ; Love's secret triumph -- Thomas Jefferson. Romantic voyager ; The traumas of happiness ; Head versus heart ; The wages of fame ; If Jefferson is wrong, is America wrong? -- James Madison. A shy genius makes a conquest ; Partners in fame ; How to save a country -- Appendix. The erosion of Jefferson's image in the American mind
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xiv, 456 p.
Isbn
9780061139130
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Note
Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center's copy gift of Thomas J. Fleming; paperback ed.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)526057788
  • (OCoLC)ocn526057788

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