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The intimate lives of the founding fathers / Thomas Fleming.

Fleming, Thomas J. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 9780061139130 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xiv, 456p. : ill. ; 21cm.
  • Edition: 1st Harper pbk. ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Harper, 2010,c2009.

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General Note:
A gift from Ladies Literary Club of Auburn, Indiana on the occasion of their 130th anniversary, 2012.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.:
Explores the critical role of women in the lives of the founding fathers, exploring both the inspiration and scandal that came from the relationships of Washington, Franklin, Adams, Jefferson, Hamilton, and Madison with their mothers, wives, and mistresses.
Subject: Biography.
Founding Fathers of the United States > Biography.
Statesmen > United States > Biography.
Statesmen > United States > Family relationships.
Statesmen > United States > Conduct of life.
United States > Politics and government > 18th century > Biography.

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