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The American spirit : who we are and what we stand for, David McCullough

Label
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
David McCullough
Creator
Author
Subject
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
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCullough, David G
Dewey number
973
Illustrations
illustrations
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
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • McCullough, David G.
  • McCullough, David G
  • National characteristics, American
  • United States
  • Speeches, addresses, etc., American
  • Large type books
  • Civilization
  • Large type books
  • National characteristics, American
  • Oratory
  • Speeches, addresses, etc., American
  • United States
  • HISTORY / Essays
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Civics & Citizenship
Label
The American spirit : who we are and what we stand for, David McCullough
Instantiates
Publication
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
Control code
ocn983786303
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
347 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432841959
Isbn Type
(large print : hardcover)
Lccn
2017017741
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)983786303
Label
The American spirit : who we are and what we stand for, David McCullough
Publication
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
Control code
ocn983786303
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
347 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432841959
Isbn Type
(large print : hardcover)
Lccn
2017017741
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)983786303

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