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The pursuit of happiness in times of war

Author: Carl M Cannon
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, 2005.
Series: American political challenges.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st pbk edView all editions and formats
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In The Pursuit of Happiness in Times of War, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Carl M. Cannon shows how the single phrase ""life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness"" is one of remarkable historical power.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Military history
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Cannon, Carl M.
Pursuit of happiness in times of war.
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, 2005
(OCoLC)81285844
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Carl M Cannon
ISBN: 9781461614210 146161421X
OCLC Number: 834136789
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 331 pages).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Chapter 1 Preface Chapter 2 I American Pie Chapter 3 II A Felicitous Choice of Words Chapter 4 III Everywhere in Chains Chapter 5 IV Unfinished Work Chapter 6 V "Peace Now!" Chapter 7 VI Happy Warriors Chapter 8 VII More Unfinished Work Chapter 9 VIII Pursuit of Knowledge Chapter 10 IX True Happiness Chapter 11 X Freedom Man Chapter 12 Epilogue
Series Title: American political challenges.
Responsibility: Carl M. Cannon.
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In this important and compelling book, Carl Cannon follows 'the pursuit of happiness' through American history, demonstrating both how vibrantly enduring the idea has been for two hundred years and Read more...

 
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