Dinner at Mr. Jefferson's: three men, five great wines, and the evening that changed America

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The Constitution was two years old and the United States was in serious danger. Bitter political rivalry between former allies and two surging issues that inflamed the nation led to grim talk of breaking up the union. Then a single great evening achieved compromises that led to America's great expansion. This book celebrates Thomas Jefferson and his two guests, Alexander Hamilton and James Madison, and the meal that saved the republic. In Dinner at Mr. Jefferson's, you'll discover the little-known story behind this pivotal evening in American history, complete with wine lists, recipes, and more.
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subject_facet Dinners and dining -- United States -- History -- 18th century
Hamilton, Alexander, -- 1757-1804
Jefferson, Thomas, -- 1743-1826
Madison, James, -- 1751-1836
Statesmen -- United States
United States -- Politics and government -- 1789-1797
title_display Dinner at Mr. Jefferson's : three men, five great wines, and the evening that changed America
title_full Dinner at Mr. Jefferson's : three men, five great wines, and the evening that changed America / Charles A. Cerami
Dinner at Mr. Jefferson's : three men, five great wines, and the evening that changed America [electronic resource] / Charles A. Cerami
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Hamilton, Alexander
History
Jefferson, Thomas
Madison, James
Politics and government
Statesmen