James Gabler's An Evening with Benjamin Franklin and Thomas Jefferson PDF

By James Gabler

trip again in time to 18th century Paris and spend a night with of America's favourite Founding Fathers. within the convenience of Jefferson's place of abode, you sit with Franklin and Jefferson they usually inform of their personal phrases the main attention-grabbing tales in their lives, tales to please someone drawn to heritage, wine, foodstuff, shuttle, politics, or the excitement of an outstanding read.

You percentage their travels via France, England, eire, Scotland, Italy, Germany, Holland, and the US, accomplishments, disappointments, embarrassments, reviews of contemporaries and political enemies, ladies of their lives, spies of their midst, wine, foodstuff, social actions, options on faith and slavery, intrigues, unfolding of the French revolution, Jefferson's presidential years and masses more.

Franklin and Jefferson have been wine lovers and wine is a subject of dialog through the night together with Jefferson's favourite wines to be had at the present time, Franklin's wine ventures, Jefferson's journey via Southern France and Italy traveling the vineyards and Roman antiquities, his visits to the vineyards of Germany and poo, Philip Mazzei's winery test, the "Jefferson Wine Bottles" fraud, etc.

The ebook disguise comprises encomiums from Walter Isaacson and Robert M. Parker, Jr.
"The friendship among Franklin and Jefferson is a tasty a part of America's founding and it used to be fueled by way of dinner, wine, and dialog. Jim Gabler captures these elements and extra during this fictional yet fact-based imaginitive trip. It reminds us of the knowledge and likewise the enjoyment those males delivered to their lives." WALTER ISAACSON

"James Gabler, taking a web page from Jack Kerouac, has built an excellent roman a clef round the lives and travels of Thomas Jefferson and Ben Franklin. it is a marvelously enlightening booklet for either historians and wine enthusiasts." ROBERT M. PARKER, JR.

James Gabler is the writer of the award successful biography Passions: The Wines and Travels of Thomas Jefferson, Wine into phrases: A historical past and Bibliography of Wine Books within the English Language, Be your individual Wine professional, and novels, the key formulation and God's satan. Jim provides talks on Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin during the United States.

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