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Thomas Jefferson Dreams of Sally Hemings

by Stephen O'Connor

Hardcover, 610 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $28 |

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A historical tale inspired by the decades-long relationship between Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings details their first encounters in late-eighteenth-century Paris and the inconsistent values that shaped their affair.