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Published: 03 September 2004

288 Pages | 4 maps, 25 halftones

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195167719

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Adams vs. Jefferson

The Tumultuous Election of 1800

John Ferling

Pivotal Moments in American History

  • Covering a contest of titans: John Adams and Thomas Jefferson, two heroes of the Revolutionary era, once intimate friends, now icy antagonists locked in a fierce battle for the future of the United States
  • Provides a gripping account of a turning point in American history, a dramatic struggle between two parties with profoundly different visions of how the nation should be governed