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Being George Washington : the indispensable man, as you've never seen him

Author: Glenn Beck; Kevin Balfe
Publisher: New York : Threshold Editions/Mercury Radio Arts, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Threshold editions/Mercury Radio Arts hardcover edView all editions and formats
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Combining biography and Washington's own writings with his own comments and sidebars, Beck explores our nation's first president and describes how Washington's beliefs and values--beliefs and values which united a country in an age even more fractious than our own--are especially important to remember today.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: George Washington; George Washington; George Washington
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Glenn Beck; Kevin Balfe
ISBN: 9781451659269 1451659261 9781451659276 145165927X 9781451659313 1451659318
OCLC Number: 740624399
Description: xv, 287 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction : Had I not been a witness --
Victory or death --
The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph --
When none expected much, he did the unexpected --
A valley forged of despair --
A good general, a great author --
Whom can we trust now? --
A tale of two founders --
The war turns at Yorktown --
Yorktown falls --
The world turned upside down --
Gray in your service --
A moment of crisis, a lifetime of preparation --
To please all is impossible --
Little short of a miracle --
A final farewell --
A humble agent of heaven --
Conclusion : True greatness dwells in the soul.
Responsibility: written & edited by Glenn Beck & Kevin Balfe.

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