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Product Description: A major new collection of modern commentary—from scholars, historians, and Civil War buffs—on the significant events of the Civil War, culled from The New York Times' popular Disunion online journal. Since its debut on November 6, 2010, Disunion, The New York Times' acclaimed journal about the Civil War, has published hundreds of original articles and won multiple awards, including "Best History Website" from the New Media Institute and the History News Network...read more
By Mark Boyett (narrator), Kevin Pariseau (narrator), Jennifer Van Dyck (narrator) and Ted Widmer (editor)

CD/Spoken Word:

9781522695516 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, July 5, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: A major new collection of modern commentary—from scholars, historians, and Civil War buffs—on the significant events of the Civil War, culled from The New York Times' popular Disunion online journal.

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Product Description: An eloquent illustrated history of one of America's greatest universities Founded in 1636, essentially as a refuge for outcasts from Massachusetts, the colony of Rhode Island was unusually open-minded, leading Massachusetts Puritan Cotton Mather to refer to it as “the latrina [or sewer] of New England...read more

Hardcover:

9780500252161 | Thames & Hudson, September 8, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: An eloquent illustrated history of one of America's greatest universities Founded in 1636, essentially as a refuge for outcasts from Massachusetts, the colony of Rhode Island was unusually open-minded, leading Massachusetts Puritan Cotton Mather to refer to it as “the latrina [or sewer] of New England.

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Product Description: A major new collection of modern commentary? from scholars, historians, and Civil War buffs?on the significant events of the Civil War, culled from The New York Times' popular Disunion on-line journal Since its debut on November 6, 2010, Disunion, The New York Times' acclaimed journal about the Civil War, has published hundreds of original articles and won multiple awards, including "Best History Website" from the New Media Institute and the History News Network...read more
By George Kalogerakis (contributor), Clay Risen (contributor) and Ted Widmer (editor)

Hardcover:

9781579129286 | Black Dog & Leventhal Pub, May 14, 2013, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: A major new collection of modern commentary?

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Product Description: In July 1962, in an effort to preserve an accurate record of Presidential decision-making in a highly charged atmosphere of conflicting viewpoints, strategies and tactics, John F. Kennedy installed hidden recording systems in the Oval Office and in the Cabinet Room...read more
By Caroline Kennedy (foreword by) and Ted Widmer (contributor)

Hardcover:

9781401324568 | Har/com edition (Hachette Books, September 25, 2012), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: In July 1962, in an effort to preserve an accurate record of Presidential decision-making in a highly charged atmosphere of conflicting viewpoints, strategies and tactics, John F.

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Product Description: From the American Revolution to the present day, public oratory has profoundly shaped American history and culture-not only our politics but our language and our sense of national identity. Edited by historian and former presidential speechwriter Ted Widmer, American Speeches presents the complete texts of forty-seven of the greatest speeches in American history: from Patrick Henry's address before the Virginia Convention in 1775 ("give me liberty, or give me death!") to "A More Perfect Union," Barack Obama's profound meditation on race from the 2008 presidential campaign...read more
By Ted Widmer (editor)

Paperback:

9781598530940 | Library of America, January 20, 2011, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: From the American Revolution to the present day, public oratory has profoundly shaped American history and culture-not only our politics but our language and our sense of national identity.

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Product Description: This timely, eminently readable, and highly informative history of the idea of America will be of interest to all who care about our country and the direction we must take in the years ahead to be true to our ideals and regain the respect we have lost in todays world...read more

Hardcover:

9780809027354 | Hill & Wang Pub, June 24, 2008, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: The wonders as well as the less glorious histories of America are traced in this celebratory critique that examines American history, from the seventeenth century to the present day, from the perspective that if Americans want an ungrateful world to respect us, it will help to know ourselves a little better.

Miscellaneous:

9781429959230 | 1 edition (Hill & Wang Pub, June 24, 2008), cover price $9.99

CD/Spoken Word:

9781433248580 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, July 1, 2008), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This timely, eminently readable, and highly informative history of the idea of America will be of interest to all who care about our country and the direction we must take in the years ahead to be true to our ideals and regain the respect we have lost in todays world.
9781433248597 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, July 1, 2008), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This timely, eminently readable, and highly informative history of the idea of America will be of interest to all who care about our country and the direction we must take in the years ahead to be true to our ideals and regain the respect we have lost in todays world.

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Collects the unabridged texts of important speeches, including Patrick Henry's 'liberty or death' speech, women's rights speeches by Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and Grover Cleveland's address dedicating the Statue of Liberty.
By Ted Widmer (editor)

Hardcover:

9781931082983 | Library of America, October 5, 2006, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Collects the unabridged texts of important speeches, including Patrick Henry's 'liberty or death' speech, women's rights speeches by Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and Grover Cleveland's address dedicating the Statue of Liberty.

A rare look at one hundred years of presidential races through the lens of The New York Times features exclusive archival photographs, synopses of the campaigns, actual front-page stories of each victory, and insightful commentary from noted historians. (view table of contents)
By Alan Brinkley (introduced by) and Ted Widmer

Hardcover:

9780789471352 | Dk Pub, April 1, 2001, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: A rare look at one hundred years of presidential races through the lens of The New York Times features exclusive archival photographs, synopses of the campaigns, actual front-page stories of each victory, and insightful commentary from noted historians.

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