The essential America: our founders and the liberal tradition.

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Notes on front papers concerning the theme of McGovern's presidential campaign, McGovern's military experience and personal life, Abraham Lincoln, Benjamin Franklin, McGovern's position on military spending, George W. Bush, steps to end terrorism, the Patriot Act, and a list of the "major sources of American strength and national security," including 1) "foreign policy of cooperation, 2) food, 3) health, 4) education, 5) environment, 6) agriculture, 7) credible federal government, 8) military strength." Annotations by Brian Lamb in the margins and underlining of pertinent phrases throughout the book. Brian Lamb asks: "Why were you defeated?" "How many people go to bed hungry?"

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McGovern, George S, “The essential America: our founders and the liberal tradition.,” One Book. One Author. One Hour., accessed October 7, 2022, http://booknotes.gmu.edu/items/show/660.

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Title

The essential America: our founders and the liberal tradition.

Creator

McGovern, George S

Date

2004
Program air date: September 12, 2004

Description

Traces the roots of modern liberal ideas to the moral and spiritual foundations of America and suggests that liberalism is the right approach to guide America in the future.

Subject

"Liberalism--United States."

Source

Brian Lamb Booknotes Collection
Gift of Brian Lamb, 2011.

Publisher

Simon & Schuster
George Mason University. Libraries. Special Collections & Archives

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Language

eng

Identifier

1188685
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