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Seven Events That Made America America: And Proved That the Founding Fathers Were Right All Along

Author: Schweikart, Larry

Publisher: Sentinel

Format:Paperback
List Price:$16.00
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Seven Events That Made America America: And Proved That the Founding Fathers Were Right All Along : Every schoolchild is taught the great turning points in American history, such as Gettysburg, Pearl Harbor, the Kennedy assassination, and 9/11. But other, equally significant events have altered our destiny without being understood - or even widely noticed.Acclaimed conservative historian Larry Schweikart now takes an in-depth look at seven such episodes and reveals the profound ways they have shaped America. In the same accessible style of his previous bestsellers - A Patriot's History of the United States and 48 Liberal Lies About American History - Professor Schweikart doesn't merely recount our history; he forces us to rethink what makes our country great. He shows how individual liberty, private enterprise, and small government helped build a free and prosperous nation. Conversely, whenever these values have been threatened by big government, oppressive taxes, and special interests, we lose sight of the principles that made us strong.You'll be surprised to learn how these events spurred sweeping changes that still affect us today.


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History & Geography   United States

ISBN 13:9781595230799
ISBN 10:1595230793
Format:Paperback
Language:English
Pages:258
Size:8.40" l x 5.40" w x 0.80" h
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