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Published on Jan 25, 2012
Christopher Hitchens talked about his book Thomas Jefferson: Author of America (May 6, 2006). He described both the public and private lives of Thomas Jefferson, including Jefferson's positions on the Enlightenment, nation building, and slavery. He emphasized Jefferson's tremendous influence on the U.S. Revolution and the future United States, such as the Louisiana Purchase. After his presentation Mr. Hitchens answered audience members' questions.