Monthly Archives: October 2015

Jefferson

Many have falsely concluded Thomas Jefferson, third President of the United States of America, owned a copy of the Qur’an so he could understand his enemies. This conclusion is false for the fact that Jefferson knew of no pending wars as he was still a student at the college of William & Mary when he made his purchase. The Barbary pirates, who many cite as being his enemies, did not wage war with the USA until 1801. Roughly 41 years