Jefferson's War: America's First War on Terror, 1801-1805

Version: Unabridged
Author: Joseph Wheelan
Narrator: Patrick Cullen
Genres: History, North America
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Published In: May 2005
# of Units: 10 CDs
Length: 12 hours, 30 minutes
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Wheelan captures the story of America's first war against terror and the nations that supported it. With telling illustrations, "Jefferson's War" traces the events surrounding the evolution of the third president's resolute belief that peace with the Barbary States, and respect from Europe, could be achieved only through the "medium of war."

Author Details

Author Details

Wheelan, Joseph

Joseph Wheelan, a graduate of the University of Wyoming and University of Colorado, Denver, was for twenty-six years an editor and reporter for the "Associated Press" and the "Casper Star-Tribune" (Wyoming). He is the author of "Jefferson's War" and "Jefferson's Vendetta," each available from Carroll & Graf. He lives in Cary, North Carolina, with his wife, Pat.