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Liberty and freedom

Author: David Hackett Fischer
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.
Series: America : a cultural history, 3
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A stunningly original and inspiring illustrated history of America's founding ideals and how they have been understood from colonial times to the present, by one of America's most gifted historians.

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Genre/Form: History
Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Hackett Fischer
ISBN: 0195162536 9780195162530
OCLC Number: 186289182
Description: 851 s.
Contents: Introduction : a conversation with Captain Preston --
Early America : visions of the Founders, 1607-1775 --
A republic united : the search for a common vision, 1775-1840 --
A nation divided : liberty against freedom, 1840-1912 --
A world at war : a free society and its enemies, 1916-1945 --
A people among others : global visions of liberty and freedom, 1945-2004 --
Conclusion : the view from Tocqueville's terrace.
Series Title: America : a cultural history, 3
Responsibility: David Hackett Fischer.

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...a lavishly illustrated, well-written survey of American cultural history that is a delight to read ... It is provocative, learned and well-argued ... it leaves the reader eagerly awaiting the Read more...

 
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