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The American spirit: who we are and what we stand for
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Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2017.
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Large Print
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Large print edition.
Physical Desc:
347 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Status:
Crofton Library - Large Print Fiction and Nonfiction
973 M
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A New York Times BestsellerAuthor is the winner of two Pulitzer Prizes, two National Book Awards, and the Presidential Medal of FreedomAt a time of self-reflection in a divided America, historian David McCullough has collected some of his most important speeches in a volume designed to identify core American values to which we all subscribe -- regardless of region, political party, or ethnic background -- and help to guide us as we find our way forward.
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English
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9781432841959, 1432841955

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This collection of speeches by historian David McCullough reminds us of fundamental American principles. Over the course of his distinguished career, David McCullough has spoken before Congress, the White House, colleges and universities, historical societies, and other esteemed institutions. Now, as many Americans engage in self-reflection following a bitter election campaign that has left the country divided, McCullough has collected some of his most important speeches in a brief volume that articulates important principles and characteristics that are particularly American.
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McCullough, D. G. (2017). The American spirit: who we are and what we stand for. Large print edition. Waterville, Maine: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

McCullough, David G.. 2017. The American Spirit: Who We Are and What We Stand For. Waterville, Maine: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

McCullough, David G., The American Spirit: Who We Are and What We Stand For. Waterville, Maine: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2017.

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McCullough, David G.. The American Spirit: Who We Are and What We Stand For. Large print edition. Waterville, Maine: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2017. Print.

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