Here in a single volume are the documents, speeches, and letters that have forged American history, accompanied by interpretations of their significance by noted historian and broadcaster Richard D. Heffner. It includes complete text of the Declaration of Independence, the complete Constitution of the United States, the Emancipation Proclamation, FDR?s ?Four Freedoms? Speech, John F. Kennedy?s Inaugural Address, Martin Luther King Jr.?s ?I Have a Dream? Speech, documents relating to September 11, 2001, and Barack Obama?s Inaugural Address.And when you sit there every day and read the intelligence every morningasix days a weekaand look at what wea#39;re faced with out there on a global basis, and look at ... Wea#39;re the ones whoa#39;ve got to sit down every day and figure out how to cope with that, and thata#39;s what we did. And now, some ... The interesting thing to watch, now, is how President-Elect Obama is going to adjust to these concerns.
|Title||:||A Documentary History of the United States|
|Author||:||Richard D. Heffner, Alexander Heffner|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2009-10-06|