Autobiography of Thomas Jefferson
by Thomas Jefferson
Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons 1914
Number of pages: 224
Autobiography of Thomas Jefferson, 1743-1790, together with a summary of the chief events in Jefferson's life. The Autobiography left by Thomas Jefferson belongs to the literature of the Nation. The distinctive character of the man, his imagination, his intellectual force, and his patriotism, have served to make Jefferson a great figure in American history.
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by Lloyd Carpenter Griscom - Literary Guild of America
Mr. Griscom's life story reads like something out of one of Davis' own adventure tales. At 20 he found himself in London as Secretary to Mr. Bayard. Then came Constantinople, a veritable nest of spies, assassins and international intrigue ...
by John T. Morse Jr. - Houghton-Mifflin
This is 1889 biography of Benjamin Franklin. It is here reproduced in recognition of its value as a picture of one of the most notable personalities of Colonial times, and of its acknowledged rank as one of the great autobiographies of the world.
by Mohandas K. Gandhi - Columbia University
Mohandas Gandhi is one of the most inspiring figures of our time. In his classic autobiography he recounts the story of his life and how he developed his concept of active nonviolent resistance, which propelled the Indian struggle for independence.
by Henry F. Graff - Advameg, Inc.
This a standard resource for students and the general public alike: U.S. presidents from George Washington to George W. Bush are profiled in depth. This is the story of the national political leadership of the country during the nearly two centuries.