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The founding fathers : quotes, quips, and speeches, Gordon Leidner, editor, (electronic resource)

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The founding fathers : quotes, quips, and speeches
Title
The founding fathers
Title remainder
quotes, quips, and speeches
Statement of responsibility
Gordon Leidner, editor
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Language
eng
Summary
Filled with over two hundred quotes from John Adams, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison and more, The Founding Fathers: Quotes, Quips, and Speeches captures the essence of America's most influential leaders in an elegant collection that explores the American Revolution. Discover their thoughts on honesty, democracy, perseverance, hope, liberty, and leadership, and read from landmark speeches of the day?from Samuel Adam's 1776 address to the Continental Congress to George Washington's resignation speech. Hear the voices of the people who changed the world. Praise for Abraham Lincoln: Quotes, Quips, and Speeches An easy and enjoyable introduction to one of America's greatest presidents and heroes.?Tom Schwartz, historian emeritus for the state of Illinois Gordon Leidner provides readers with a toothsome smorgasbord of Abraham Lincoln's wit and wisdom. This volume is an excellent introduction to the Great Emancipator's humanity, philosophy, humor, and eloquence.?Michael Burlingame, Chancellor Naomi B. Lynn Distinguished Chair in Lincoln Studies, University of Illinois-Springfield Abraham Lincoln had the God-given talent to express himself in words that the people felt and understood. [This] book enables readers to sample and touch the greatness of Lincoln through his letters, public papers, and speeches.?Edwin C. Bearrs, historican emeritus, National Park Service
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YDXCP
Dewey number
973.2092/2
Index
index present
LC call number
E302.5
LC item number
.F679 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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adult
The founding fathers : quotes, quips, and speeches, Gordon Leidner, editor, (electronic resource)
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The founding fathers : quotes, quips, and speeches, Gordon Leidner, editor, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
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rdacontent
Contents
The revolution -- The rebellion -- Liberty! -- A more perfect union -- Faith -- The people -- Character -- Wisdom for the ages
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ocn840478157
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1 online resource (page cm).
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online
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9781402280108
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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remote
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  • (Sirsi) f840478157
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