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There were giants in the land; twenty-eight historic Americans as seen by twenty-eight contemporary Americans,

Author: United States. Department of the Treasury.
Publisher: New York, Toronto, Farrar & Rinehart, Inc. [1942]
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Genre/Form: Biography
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There were giants in the land.
New York, Toronto, Farrar & Rinehart, Inc. [1942]
(OCoLC)561965731
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: United States. Department of the Treasury.
OCLC Number: 1516858
Notes: "Written at the suggestion of the Treasury department."--Introduction.
--Thomas Paine, by Struthers Burt.--Woodrow Wilson, by F.L. Allen.--Lafayette, by W.E. Woodward.--Thomas Jefferson, by Claude Bowers.--Frederick Douglass, by Angelo Herndon.--Robert E. Lee, by D.S. Freeman.--Paul Revere, by Esther Forbes.--Henry David Thoreau, by H.S. Canby.--Grover Cleveland, by Allan Nevins.--James Lawrence, by J.P. Marquand.--George Washington, by Rupert Hughes.--Francis Marion, by Helena H. Smith.--Carl Schurz, by Wendell Willkie.--Benjamin Cardozo, by Fannie Hurst.--Abraham Lincoln, by Carl Sandburg.
Description: vi pages, 2 leaves, [3]-242, [1] pages including frontispiece, illustrations (including portraits) 21 cm
Contents: Daniel Webster, by S.V. Benét.--Theodore Roosevelt, by Julian Street.--Dr. Joseph Goldberger, by Paul de Kruif.--Julia Ward Howe, by Alexander Woollcott.--James Cardinal Gibbons, by William Agar.--Andrew Jackson, by Marquis James.--Nathan Hale, by Nancy Hale.--Roger Williams, by Stanley High.--Benjamin Franklin, by Carl Van Doren.--Lew Wallace, by Booth Tarkington.--Walt Whitman, by Mark Van Doren.--Alexander Hamilton, by Lyman Bryson.--William Jennings Bryan, by Henry Commager.
Responsibility: with an introduction by Henry Morgenthau, Jr., illustrated by Charles Child.

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