"Dazzling . . . Hailman brings Jefferson to life for modern Americans through the unique prism of wine. A must-have for every wine lover."
--Robin Kelley O'Connor, Bordeaux Wine Bureau; president, Society of Wine Educators
"Hailman certainly knows his wines."
--Jay McInerney, New York Times Book Review
--- Offers all of Jeffersons significant writings on wine
--- Introduces an author who is a noted expert in established wine circlesformer wine critic for Gannett News Service and the Washington Post
--- Combines the rising popularity of wine in American culture with the consistent appeal of Jefferson as a historical figure
--- Features numerous quotes from Jeffersons own writings, preserving a rare personal perspective on a familiar icon --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.
Jefferson was way ahead of his time when it came to wine, or most anything else...A must for wine lovers...Published 17 months ago by Ronnie Kole
Books to Keep Reading Books on Jefferson keep coming out and they all add something new about this fascinating president.Published 20 months ago by Virginia C. Selanik
This is the story of thomas jefferson and his love of wine. It accounts for his travel in Europe as he purchased and shipped wines to America. Read morePublished 22 months ago by J. Klopfer
I chose it for the historical interest for a friend who studies wines. He seemed pleased. I was expecting an anecdotal format, but it is more technical with lists, etc. Read morePublished 22 months ago by fabulous
I bought this book a couple of weeks ago because it looked interesting. I really enjoyed reading this book from the very first page !! Read morePublished on December 1, 2008 by C. Wagner