America: The Last Best Hope (Volume II): From a World at War to the Triumph of Freedom

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Thomas Nelson, Apr 6, 2008 - History - 608 pages
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Respected scholar William Bennett reacquaints America with its heritage in the second volume of America: The Last Best Hope (Volume II). This engaging narrative slices through the cobwebs of time, memory, and prevailing cynicism to reinvigorate America with an informed patriotism.

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User Review  - msaucier818 - LibraryThing

This book was a solid survey history covering America from its birth until Reconstruction. The author is a well known Republican conservative and he openly wrote a history in a positive light that ... Read full review

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User Review  - taterzngravy - LibraryThing

This volume begins where the last volume ended-- with the events leading up to World War I. Bennett uses the outline of American history but then fills in the outline with anecdotes and quotes. This ... Read full review

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Dr. William J. Bennett is one of America's most influential and respected voices on cultural, political, and educational issues. Host of "The Bill Bennett Show" podcast, he is also the Distinguished Fellow of the American Strategy Group. He is the author and editor of more than twenty-five books, and lives in North Carolina.

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