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The soul of America

Jon Meacham

The soul of America

the battle for our better angels

by Jon Meacham

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government

  • About the Edition

    Pulitzer Prize–winning author Jon Meacham helps us understand the present moment in American politics and life by looking back at critical times in our history when hope overcame division and fear.

    Edition Notes

    StatementJon Meacham
    ContributionsSanders, Fred, 1955- narrator
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJK31 .M43 2018ab
    The Physical Object
    Format[sound recording] :
    Pagination9 audio discs (10 hr., 56 min.)
    Number of Pages56
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26961326M
    ISBN 100525640053
    ISBN 109780525640059
    OCLC/WorldCa1027215698

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    “Gripping and inspiring, The Soul of America is Jon Meacham’s declaration of his faith in America.”—Newsday “Meacham gives readers a long-term perspective on American history and a reason to believe the soul of America is ultimately one of kindness and caring, not rancor and paranoia.”—USA Today. The Soul of America - eBook/5(7). Jon Meacham. Pulitzer Prize winner and #1 New York Times bestselling author of Destiny and Power, American Lion, and Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power.


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