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The Resource The Hemingses of Monticello : an American family, Annette Gordon-Reed

The Hemingses of Monticello : an American family, Annette Gordon-Reed

Label
The Hemingses of Monticello : an American family
Title
The Hemingses of Monticello
Title remainder
an American family
Statement of responsibility
Annette Gordon-Reed
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the history of the Hemings family from early eighteenth-century Virginia to their dispersal after Thomas Jefferson's death in 1826, and describes their family ties to the third president against a backdrop of Revolutionary America and the French Revolution
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2009.
  • National Book Award for Nonfiction, 2008.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2008
  • Pulitzer Prize for History, 2009.
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
275074
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gordon-Reed, Annette
Dewey number
  • 973.4/60922
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E332.74
LC item number
.G67 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hemings family
  • Hemings, Sally
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Monticello (Va.)
  • Albemarle County (Va.)
  • Slaves
  • African American families
  • African American families
  • African Americans
  • Racially mixed people
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an American family
Label
The Hemingses of Monticello : an American family, Annette Gordon-Reed
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
798 pages
Isbn
9780393064773
Lccn
2008014642
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 2008014642
  • (OCoLC)225087744
Label
The Hemingses of Monticello : an American family, Annette Gordon-Reed
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
798 pages
Isbn
9780393064773
Lccn
2008014642
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 2008014642
  • (OCoLC)225087744

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