A Call to America: Inspiring and Empowering Quotations from the Presidents of the United States

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Bryan Curtis
Thomas Nelson Incorporated, 2002 - Reference - 342 pages

A Call to America is a collection of more than 2,000 inspirationalquotations from the 43 Presidents of the United States on topics such ascourage, freedom, excellence, the American people, and more.

In good times and bad, it is the President of the United States of Americathat many people turn to for inspiration and comfort. Many of these quotationshave come to represent how America defines itself.

"Ask not what your country can do for you - Ask what you can do for yourcountry." - John F. Kennedy

"The integrity of our country and the stability of our government mainlydepend... on the loyalty, virtue, patriotism, and intelligence of the Americanpeople." - Abraham Lincoln

An excellent reference tool and a wonderful gift, A Call to Americagives proper respect to the words of these great men. Organized by president andextensively indexed, this book will appeal to Democrats, Republicans, andindependents alike.

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Contents

Thomas Jefferson
17
James Madison
39
Andrew Jackson
52
James K Polk
66
James Buchanan
80
Andrew Johnson
104
James A Garfield
117
William McKinley
133
Eisenhower
223
John F Kennedy
237
Lyndon B Johnson
260
Nixon
270
Gerald Ford
279
Jimmy Carter
286
Ronald Reagan
293
George Bush
308

William H Taft
153
Warren G Harding
169
Herbert Hoover
182
Harry S Truman
211
Bill Clinton
315
George W Bush
325
Index
331
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About the author (2002)

Bryan Curtis is an author and the president of Dance Floor Books. He is the author/coauthor and editor of more than 25 books, including My South, My Southern Food, Classic Wisdom for the Good Life, Classic Wisdom for the Professional Life, and the popular GentleManners series.

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