Jefferson in Flight

In 1781, just months before Cornwallis surrendered at Yorktown, British raiders under Banastre Tarleton drove Governor Thomas Jefferson from his home at Monticello in headlong flight.

Max Byrd reviews Michael Kranish’s Flight from Monticello: Thomas Jefferson at War in Man on the Run, for the Wilson Quarterly.

Published in: on June 8, 2010 at 12:13 pm  Leave a Comment  

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