The Story of America
Essays on OriginsBook - 2012
Harvard historian and New Yorker staff writer Jill Lepore investigates American origin stories -- from John Smith's account of the founding of Jamestown in 1607 to Barack Obama's 2009 inaugural address -- to show how American democracy is bound up with the history of print.
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 
Copyright Date: ©2012
Branch Call Number: 973 L558S 2012
Characteristics: viii, 416 pages ; 23 cm