The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family written by Annette Reed-Gordon
About the book
Historian and legal scholar Gordon-Reed presents this epic work that tells the story of the Hemingses, an American slave family and their close blood ties to Thomas Jefferson.
- 802 pages
- Published September 2009
Other books by Annette Reed-Gordon
About the author
Annette Gordon-Reed is a professor of law at New York Law School and a professor of history at Rutgers University. She is the author of The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family and Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings: An American Controversy. She lives in New York City.