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Thomas jefferson viewed american indians or native americans as subjects of intellectual curiosity or saw them in political terms as enemies in war or partners in peace jefferson's long public career during a formative time period allowed him to shape the relations between the united states and the various indian nations in the eighteenth. (photo by win mcnamee/getty images) thomas jefferson's qur'an: islam and the founders by denise a spellberg alfred a knopf, 2013 on january 3, 2007, rep keith ellison, a democrat from minnesota, took his symbolic oath of office with his hand on a two-volume english translation (by george sale) of the qur'an it was. Most people only know thomas jefferson as the third president of the united states but he was much more than that thomas jefferson was a very controversial man. In his epitaph jefferson did not mention the fact that he had twice been president of the united states as among the significant events of his career he did mention.