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America in quotations

Author: Bahman Dehgan
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume lists 3595 attributed quotations referencing a variety of aspects of American life. The quotes are organized under headings such as the nation, the American people, places, nature, mind, the individual, social life, culture and the media, literature and language, religion and belief, war and the military, international relations, politics and government, and business and economy. --publisher.
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Genre/Form: Quotations
Quotations, maxims, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bahman Dehgan
ISBN: 078641586X 9780786415861
OCLC Number: 52070647
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: x, 217 pages ; 26 cm
Contents: The Nation --
America --
The Dream and the Ideal --
Founding --
Patriotism --
The American People --
Americans Abroad --
Blacks --
Immigrants --
Indians --
Minorities --
The Public and Public Opinion --
Alaska --
Baltimore --
Boston --
California --
Chicago --
Cincinnati --
Cities --
Cleveland --
Colorado --
Connecticut --
Delaware --
Detroit --
Florida --
Hawaii --
Houston --
Hudson River --
Idaho --
Indiana --
Iowa --
Kansas --
Las Vegas --
Los Angeles --
Maryland --
Massachusetts --
Miami --
Michigan --
Midwest --
Minneapolis --
Minnesota --
Mississippi --
Mississippi River --
Missouri --
Missouri River --
Nebraska --
Nevada --
New England --
New Jersey --
New Mexico --
New Orleans --
New York --
Niagara Falls --
North Carolina --
North Dakota --
Oakland --
Oregon --
Pennsylvania --
Philadelphia --
Pittsburgh --
San Diego --
San Francisco --
The South --
South Carolina --
South Dakota --
Tennessee --
Texas --
Town and Country --
Travel --
Vermont --
Washington, D.C. --
The West --
Wyoming --
Nature --
Environment --
Nature --
Weather --
Mind --
Creativity and Talent --
Fear --
Happiness --
Humor --
Insult --
Intelligence --
Optimism --
Pessimism --
Psychology --
Thinking --
Wrath --
The Individual --
Aging --
Children --
Commitment --
House and Home --
Individualism --
Life --
Men --
Names --
Success and Failure --
Women --
Youth --
Human Relations --
Conversation --
Divorce --
Family --
Friendship and Friendliness --
Homosexuality --
Loneliness --
Love.
Responsibility: edited by Bahman Dehgan.
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A collection of quotations - both serious and humorous - about America. The author attributes each quote to its speaker, author or composer, and wherever possible, provides the date of the quote and  Read more...

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