In this special edition of the #1 New York Times bestselling Thomas
Jefferson: The Art of Power by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jon Meacham,
young listeners will learn about the life and political philosophy of one of
our Founding Fathers.
Thomas Jefferson was the third president of the United
States. He was one of the authors of the Declaration of Independence. But he
was also a lawyer and an ambassador, an inventor and a scientist. He had a wide
range of interests and hobbies, but his consuming interest was the survival and
success of the United States.
This audiobook contains a note from Meacham, as well as
sections about subjects such as the Boston Tea Party, the
Library of Congress, and Napoléon Bonaparte. This adaptation, ideal for those
interested in American presidents, biographies, and the founding of the
American republic, is an excellent example of informational writing and
reflects Meacham’s extensive research using primary source material. Download and start listening now!