Featuring Essays byBenjamin Franklin * Ralph Waldo Emerson * W.E.B. Du Bois * Albert Einstein * Gloria Steinem * Henry David Thoreau * Martin Luther King, Jr. * Mark Twain * Erma Bombeck * Abraham Lincoln * John F. Kennedy * and More...These are Americans who had something important to say - and said it in powerful, convincing ways. A compendium of commentary, criticism, and oratory excellence from throughout the nation''s history, The Signet Book of American Essays is a perfect..
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