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Author Weisberger, Bernard A., 1922-
Title America afire : Jefferson, Adams, and the first contested election / Bernard A. Weisberger
Imprint New York : Perennial, HarperCollins Publishers, 2001
book jacket
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 Modern History Library  324.973044 W426    AVAILABLE    30550100452679
Edition 1st Perennial ed
Descript vi, 345 p. ; 21 cm
Note Originally published as: America afire: Jefferson, Adams, and the revolutionary election of 1800
Includes bibliographical references (p. 323-326) and index
A study of former allies Adams and Jefferson and of the Federalist versus Republican parties leading up to the first voluntary turning over of the Presidency from one political enemy to another assuring the success of the seventeen year old experiment of American self-government
Subject United States -- History
Adams, John, 1735-1826
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826
United States -- Politics and government -- 1787-1801
Elections -- United States -- 1800
Alt Title America afire: Jefferson, Adams, and the revolutionary election of 1800
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