First principles what america's founders learned from the greeks and romans and how that shaped our country

Title
First principles what america's founders learned from the greeks and romans and how that shaped our country

Author
Ricks, Thomas E.,

Edition
Unabridged.

Publication Information
[New York] : HarperCollins, [2020]
 
©2020

ISBN
9781799944737

Physical Description
10 audio discs (12 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.

Language
English

General Note
Compact discs.

Abstract
This book follows George Washington, John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, and James Madison from their youths to their adult lives, as they grappled with questions of independence and forming and keeping a new nation. Ricks reveals the effect of the ancient world on each man and how that shaped our constitution and government.

Personal Subject
Washington, George, 1732-1799-Philosophy.
 
Adams, John, 1735-1826-Philosophy.
 
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826-Philosophy.
 
Madison, James, 1751-1836-Philosophy.

Subject Term
Political science -- United States -- History -- 18th century.
 
Classical literature -- Influence.
 
Classicism -- United States -- History -- 18th century.
 
Philosophy, Ancient -- Influence.
 
Presidents -- United States -- Knowledge and learning.

Geographic Term
United States -- Civilization -- Classical influences.
 
United States -- Politics and government -- Philosophy.
 
United States -- Civilization -- Philosophy.

Genre
Audiobooks.
 
Biographies.

Added Author
Lurie, James (James Harrison),


LibraryMaterial TypeShelf NumberCopiesStatus
Yavapai College (Verde) LibraryCD BookJA84.U5R53 20201CD Book Collection