The Story of America

The Story of America

Essays on Origins

Book - 2012
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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, [2012]
Copyright Date: ©2012
ISBN: 9780691153995
Branch Call Number: 973 L558S 2012
Characteristics: viii, 416 pages ; 23 cm


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AL_HOLLYR Aug 31, 2017

Collection of thought-provoking essays from one of the most prominent American historians working today. Great for any fans of American history or excellent writing.


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