Slavery and the Founders: Race and Liberty in the Age of Jefferson
- Publish Date: 1999-12-31
- Binding: Hardcover
- Author: Paul Finkelman
A study of the attitudes of the founding fathers toward slavery. This revised text examines the views of Thomas Jefferson reflected in his life and writings and those of other founders as expressed in sources such as the Constitution, the Constituional Convention and the Northwest Ordinance.