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The American spirit : who we are and what we stand for, by David McCullough, (large print)

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The American spirit : who we are and what we stand for
Title
The American spirit
Title remainder
who we are and what we stand for
Statement of responsibility
by David McCullough
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Member of
Dewey number
973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
E169.1
LC item number
.M1366 2017b
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print popular and narrative nonfiction
Target audience
adult
The American spirit : who we are and what we stand for, by David McCullough, (large print)
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The American spirit : who we are and what we stand for, by David McCullough, (large print)
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Simon Willard's clock -- Civilization and the city -- The spirit of Jefferson -- Which way forward -- The animating spirit -- The lessons of history -- What's essential is invisible -- The first to reside here -- History lost and found -- The bulwark of freedom -- Knowing who we are -- The ties that bind -- The love of learning -- The summons to serve -- A building like no other
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Dimensions
23 cm.
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Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
347 pages ;
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432841959
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
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