David Waldstreicher Comments on Newest Book About Thomas Jefferson

April 5, 2016

Thomas Jefferson, Neither God Nor Devil

The New York Times, 4.5.16
"They're sort of the dream team," said David Waldstreicher, a historian at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York and the author of several books about slavery and the nation's founders. "They each bring such different strengths" - command of the archives and of social history for Ms. Gordon-Reed, expertise in political thought for Mr. Onuf - "and they've been listening to each other for 20 years."