The Resource The wolf by the ears : Thomas Jefferson and slavery, John Chester Miller

The wolf by the ears : Thomas Jefferson and slavery, John Chester Miller

Label
The wolf by the ears : Thomas Jefferson and slavery
Title
The wolf by the ears
Title remainder
Thomas Jefferson and slavery
Statement of responsibility
John Chester Miller
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines Thomas Jefferson's attitudes toward slavery--how they affected and were affected by the political and social climate of the times and how they meshed with his general views on agrarianism, property rights, the character of American democracy, etc
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1907-1991
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, John Chester
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E332.2
LC item number
.M54
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Presidents
  • Slavery
  • Presidents
  • Présidents
  • Esclavage
  • Sklaverei
  • Sklaverei
  • Presidents
  • Relations with African Americans
  • Slavery
  • United States
Label
The wolf by the ears : Thomas Jefferson and slavery, John Chester Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 298-307
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Slavery and the Declaration of Independence -- Slavery and the rights of man -- Slavery and the revolution in Virginia -- Slavery and the ordinance of 1784 -- Slavery and the decline of "Republican virtue" -- Slavery and the Notes on Virginia -- Question of racial inferiority -- Blacks and Indians -- Jefferson and Black intellectuals -- Blacks and agriculture -- Slavery and the moral sense -- Blacks as citizens -- Jefferson as a slavemaster -- Slavery and the treaty of 1783 -- Decline of the antislavery movement -- Jefferson and Gabriel's conspiracy -- Slavery and the Louisiana purchase -- Abolition of the slave trade -- Jefferson and James Callender: the politics of character assassination -- Sally Hemings story -- Jefferson and Maria Cosway -- Jefferson, Mrs. Walker, and the freedom of the press -- Jefferson, John Marshall, and slavery -- Missouri controversy -- Diffusion of slavery -- Missouri compromise -- Slavery and "the illimitable freedom of the human mind" -- "Beyond the reach of mixture" -- Last word from Monticello
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 319 pages, [4] leaves of plates
Isbn
9780029215005
Lccn
76051590
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02983728
  • (OCoLC)ocm02983728
Label
The wolf by the ears : Thomas Jefferson and slavery, John Chester Miller
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 298-307
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Slavery and the Declaration of Independence -- Slavery and the rights of man -- Slavery and the revolution in Virginia -- Slavery and the ordinance of 1784 -- Slavery and the decline of "Republican virtue" -- Slavery and the Notes on Virginia -- Question of racial inferiority -- Blacks and Indians -- Jefferson and Black intellectuals -- Blacks and agriculture -- Slavery and the moral sense -- Blacks as citizens -- Jefferson as a slavemaster -- Slavery and the treaty of 1783 -- Decline of the antislavery movement -- Jefferson and Gabriel's conspiracy -- Slavery and the Louisiana purchase -- Abolition of the slave trade -- Jefferson and James Callender: the politics of character assassination -- Sally Hemings story -- Jefferson and Maria Cosway -- Jefferson, Mrs. Walker, and the freedom of the press -- Jefferson, John Marshall, and slavery -- Missouri controversy -- Diffusion of slavery -- Missouri compromise -- Slavery and "the illimitable freedom of the human mind" -- "Beyond the reach of mixture" -- Last word from Monticello
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 319 pages, [4] leaves of plates
Isbn
9780029215005
Lccn
76051590
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02983728
  • (OCoLC)ocm02983728

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