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The portable patriot : documents, speeches, and sermons that compose the American soul, (ebook)

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The portable patriot : documents, speeches, and sermons that compose the American soul
Title
The portable patriot
Title remainder
documents, speeches, and sermons that compose the American soul
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What does it mean to think, believe, and act like an American? Get the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, the Bill of Rights, and other important United States historical documents all in one book! The soul of America is far more than a concept-it is a people. Even the most sacred principles mean very little unless lived out passionately by an informed citizenry. In The Portable Patriot you'll find a carefully assembled sampling of American history's most formative words, written by the people who made that extraordinary history-George Washington, Alexander Hamilton, Benjamin Franklin, and many more of America's Founding Fathers. Speeches and sermons, essays and extracts, poems and proclamations illumine such values as independence, virtue, humility, bravery, thrift, prayer, enterprise, liberty, and reliance on God. While peering back to the cradle of America's national identity, The Portable Patriot also points a way forward, compelling us to heed poet John Dickinson's plea to "rouse your bold hearts at fair Liberty's call. " "Nothing ignites a patriot's heart-or the hope that the truths of our founding era will prevail again-like the documents assembled in The Portable Patriot. How grateful we should be, and how quick to make these historic words our own. "? Stephen Mansfield, author, The Forgotten Founding Father and The Faith of the American Soldier "Our current struggles over taxation, federal debt, and limited government are part of a larger American story. Kudos to Miller and Parrish for highlighting these essential passages. "? Hon. Andrew P. Napolitano, Senior Judicial Analyst, Fox News Channel
Cataloging source
Midwest
Dewey number
973.3
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Miller, Joel
  • Parrish, Kristen
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Electronic books
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Patriotism
  • Speeches, addresses, etc., American
  • Sermons, American
Target audience
adult
Label
The portable patriot : documents, speeches, and sermons that compose the American soul, (ebook)
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781418562472
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT11917964
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11917964
System control number
MWT11917964
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The portable patriot : documents, speeches, and sermons that compose the American soul, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781418562472
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT11917964
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11917964
System control number
MWT11917964
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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