Jefferson: A Monticello Sampler by Rick Britton is a captivating collection of essays on Thomas Jefferson's multi-faceted life. An award-winning historical journalist, Britton has been writing about Jefferson and Monticello for well over a decade. Based largely upon that work, this book delves deeply into Jefferson’s unbounded curiosity and reveals much about his eclectic nature. Awarded the Bronze Medal for best non-fiction book in the mid-Atlantic region in the Independent Publisher Book Awards contest. Paperback, 226 pages, 17 black & white illustrations.