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Title:
Dominion of memories : Jefferson, Madison, and the decline of Virginia
Author:
Dunn, Susan, 1945-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Basic Books, [2007]

©2007
Physical Description:
ix, 310 pages ; 25 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Prologue -- The cult of the soil -- The cankers of indolence and slavery -- "Let us have our own schools" -- Roads, canals, railroads : moving in place -- Deluded citizens clamoring for banks -- The case of Virginia v. John Marshall -- Another constitutional convention -- Tariff wars -- Abolitionists and other enemies -- Epilogue : Jefferson and Virginia, a hundred years later.
ISBN:
9780465017430
Format :
Book