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The Hemingses of Monticello by Annette Gordon-Reed

Finalist for the National Book Award, this epic work tells the story of the Hemingses, whose close b ...

Annette Gordon-Reed

Annette Gordon-Reed is the Charles Warren Professor of American Legal History at Harvard Law School. She lives in New York City and Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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Books by Annette Gordon-Reed

  1. Book Cover"Most Blessed of the Patriarchs": Thomas Jefferson and the Empire of the Imagination


    "An important book…[R]ichly rewarding. It is full of fascinating insights about Jefferson." —Gordon S. Wood, New York Review of BooksMore

  2. Book CoverThe Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family


    Winner of the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize: “[A] commanding and important book.”—Jill Lepore, The New YorkerMore