Aram Bakshian Jr: ‘Jefferson: Architect of American Liberty’ book review

JEFFERSON: ARCHITECT OF AMERICAN LIBERTY By John B. Boles Basic Books, $35, 626 pages If words were all that mattered, Thomas Jefferson would, indeed, have been the “Architect of American Liberty” that John Boles proclaims in the subtitle of his impressive new biography. Had Thomas Jefferson never written another word after the Declaration of Independence, he…