The Jefferson Lies

The Jefferson Lies

Exposing the Myths You've Always Believed About Thomas Jefferson

Book - 2012
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Discusses the seven myths or rumors about Thomas Jefferson and provides evidence to prove them false, including the rumor that he fathered the children of his slave Sally Hemings.
Publisher: Nashville, Tenn. : Thomas Nelson, c2012
ISBN: 9781595554598
Branch Call Number: 973.46 BAR 2012
Characteristics: xxiv, 279 p. : ill. ; 24 cm


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LRS1969 Apr 04, 2016

This book is a joke. Or would be if not accepted as "true" by so many conservatives.

This pseudo-historian wingnut has a track record of "re-writing" history in the best tradition of revisionism history in its most strongest style... and, as a rightwing wingnut, ALWAYS very strongly towards a very Ultra Right bias and agenda.

The fact of an "endorsement" by ultra conservative wingnut Glenn Beck itself speaks volumes. As to the Wikipedia articles, the "highly prejudiced article's", I checked all the ones that were directly or indirectly related to this book, the author, and even Beck... And found them to be quite well referenced and TRUTHFUL as I could determine based upon exhaustive research - often based on their on comments at some prior time).

Maybe this should have been listed as a novel and under the Subject heading of "Alternate Histories" and "Alternate Universes".

NOTICE: Attempts to censor my comments will be fiercely fought under the aegis of American Library Association's beloved principles: Freedom of Speech, Freedom to Read, Intellectual Freedom.

DebAK Apr 03, 2016

This is an interesting article that gives a different perspective than the nowadays imposed idea of "separation of church and state":

Nov 30, 2012

Barton's bunk . . .
Notorious pseudo-historian and far-right Christian conservative, David Barton, battles on the historical-revisionism front of the American culture wars. No credentials in history or law. Any hope of credibility is shredded by the fact that "tears-of-a-clown" Glenn Beck wrote the foreword, a detail curiously omitted from the BiblioCommons record despite his name clearly on the cover. Have a look at: ... Americans United ... Drive-Thru Baloney: Don’t Buy ‘Christian Nation’ Propagandist David Barton’s Junk Food History ... ...and ... Daily Kos ... ... and Right Wing Watch: ... ....... and see also: .... “Blueprint for Theocracy : the Christian Right's Vision for America” .... by James C. Sanford .. published: .. Metacomet Books (May 15, 2014) pbk ... ISBN-10: 0974704245 .... ISBN-13: 978-0974704241 . . . and see “The Christian Nation Myth”. . . by Farrell Till . . . from The Secular Web . . . . . . . . . and . . . more regarding the author’s historical revisionism theocracy agenda, see: . . . Critique of David Barton's "America's Godly Heritage" . . . from . . .

EuSei Sep 25, 2012

(Funny tongue-in-cheek comment, the one above. Because nobody would call a writer "notorious" seriously, c'mon!) What a wonderful book. Mr. Barton is to be commended by the great book he wrote, debunking the lies spread by Liberals. Read this interview with him: This book should be read by children too, so they learn the truth about the Founding Fathers--but the problem is that they don't even know who the Founding Fathers were... David Barton has a Bachelor of Arts degree in religious education from Oral Roberts University, and taught math and science (according to a highly prejudiced Wikipeida “article”). NOTICE: Attempts to censor my comments will be fiercely fought under the aegis of American Library Association's beloved principles: Freedom of Speech, Freedom to Read, Intellectual Freedom.


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