America Afire: Jefferson, Adams, and the First Contested Election by Bernard A WeisbergerAmerica Afire: Jefferson, Adams, and the First Contested Election by Bernard A Weisberger

America Afire: Jefferson, Adams, and the First Contested Election

byBernard A Weisberger

Paperback | September 18, 2001

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America Afire is the powerful story of the election of 1800, arguably the most important election in America's history and certainly one of the most hotly disputed. Former allies Adams and Jefferson, president versus vice president, Federalist versus Republican, squared off in a vicious contest that resulted in broken friendships, scandals, riots, slander, and jailings in the fourth presidential election under the Constitution.

Bernard A. Weisberger is a distinguished teacher and author of American history. He has been on the faculties of the University of Chicago and the University of Rochester, is a contributing editor of American Heritage for which he wrote a regular column for ten years, has worked on television documentaries with Bill Moyers and Ken Burn...
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Title:America Afire: Jefferson, Adams, and the First Contested ElectionFormat:PaperbackPublished:September 18, 2001Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0380806517

ISBN - 13:9780380806515

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