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The Condor's Head

by Ferdinand Mount

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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0701181206, Hardcover)

An enjoyable, sophisticated and intelligent historical novel about Americans in Paris on the eve of the French Revolution, seen from the naïve yet entertaining perspective of William Short, secretary to Thomas Jefferson.

(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:23:27 -0400)

'The Condor's Head' is by turns tense and erotic, incredibly funny and unbearably sad. It includes the real-life letters of William Short, the Duchess de La Rochefoucauld, known as Rosalie, and Thomas Jefferson, some never published before. It also accidentally reveals the truth about the Third President and Sally Hemings.… (more)

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