Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power, begins with the thoughts and quotes of other American presidents. Each explain their thoughts about Jefferson as if he was thought of in a different way than the rest. He was a founding father who playing several significant roles throughout history that have helped shape this great nation. This work written by Jon Meacham is a biography that depicts Jefferson as a very educated man. One who put the interests of a new nation ahead of his own desires. Meacham has had much experience researching and writing about our founding fathers. His writing in Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power follows a timeline that is also used in our class textbook.
Jefferson was a very educated man that understood the importance

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