Dinner at Mr. Jefferson's

Three Men, Five Great Wines, and the Evening That Changed America

by Charles A. Cerami

Paperback, 270 pages, John Wiley & Sons Inc, List Price: $15.95 | purchase

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Dinner at Mr. Jefferson's
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Three Men, Five Great Wines, and the Evening That Changed America
Author
Charles A. Cerami

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An account of a landmark dinner party during which pivotal decisions were made about the future United States describes how two years into the Washington administration the nation came close to being divided over bitter political rivalries, in a chronicle that documents the contributions of Jefferson, Hamilton, and Madison while explaining how their agreements set the stage for future expansion. Reprint.