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George Wythe - George Wythe served as law tutor to the young Jefferson, and later  worked as a law professor at the College of William and Mary. He was one of the  signers of the Declaration of Independence, and assisted Jefferson in preparing a new  code of laws for the Virginia Assembly. In 1806, Wythe was poisoned to death by his  nephew after a complicated inheritance scheme involving Wythe's slave mistress and  their son came to light.  Barbary Wars - The Barbary Wars were a series of conflicts fought with various North  African principalities, chiefly Algiers and Tripoli. Jefferson initiated an American  offensive in 1801 after tribute demands from the Muslim suzerains grew outlandish.  Fighting ensued for several years, and never reached a conclusive endpoint.  Battle of Bunker Hill - The Battle of Bunker Hill, fought June 17, 1775, was a violent  triumph for the British over rebellious colonials at Charlestown, Massachusetts. Despite 
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