Attorney (8-Nov-1772 18-Feb-1834)
SUBJECT OF BOOKS
Gregory K. Glassner. Adopted Son: The Life, Wit & Wisdom of William Wirt, 1772-1834. Madison, VA: Kurt-Ketner Publishing Co.. 1997. 161pp.
Anya Jabour. Marriage in the Early Republic: Elizabeth and William Wirt and the Companionate Ideal. Johns Hopkins University Press. 2002. 288pp.
John Pendleton Kennedy. Memoirs of the Life of William Wirt, Attorney General of the United States. Philadelphia: Lea and Blanchard. 1849.
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