Thomas Jefferson: An American Man for All Seasons - A Selected List of References
Cunningham, Noble E. , Jr.
In pursuit of reason : the life of Thomas Jefferson.
Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, c1987. xvi, 414
p.,  p. of plates : ill., ports. (Southern biography series).
LC call number: E332 .C95 1987
LC control number: 86027626
In this one-volume biography, the author portrays
Jefferson as a man of the Enlightenment who believed that the
use of reason would create a more perfect society. This conviction
influenced the third president's political thinking as well
as his interests outside of government.
Jefferson and his time. Boston : Little,
Brown, 1948-1981.6 v. : ill.
LC call number: E332 .M25
LC control number: 48005972
Contents: v. 1. Jefferson the Virginian; v. 2. Jefferson
and the rights of man; v. 3. Jefferson and the ordeal of liberty;
v. 4. Jefferson the president, first term, 1801-1805; v. 5.
Jefferson the president, second term, 1805-1809; v. 6. The Sage
of Monticello. An exhaustive six volume biography of the subject
and his milieu.
Thomas Jefferson : a reference biography.
Merrill D. Peterson, editor. New York : Scribner, c1986. 513 p.,
 leaf of plates : ill., col. Port.
LC call number: E332 .T43 1986
LC control number: 86006736
Brings together twenty-five independent essays that
thoroughly explore the many interests and facets of Jefferson's
life. Footnotes are omitted; however, an extensive bibliographic
essay rounds out the work.