Words of Harry S. Truman

Words of Harry S. Truman

by Harry S. Truman
     
 

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The 135 selections from Harry S Truman's speeches and writings presentedin this volume resound with practical wisdom, determination, andearthy humor. Chosen and introduced by a renowned Truman scholar,the collection focuses on the themes of politics and leadership, humanrights, war and peace, on being an ordinary man, and on giving 'em hell.

Overview

The 135 selections from Harry S Truman's speeches and writings presentedin this volume resound with practical wisdom, determination, andearthy humor. Chosen and introduced by a renowned Truman scholar,the collection focuses on the themes of politics and leadership, humanrights, war and peace, on being an ordinary man, and on giving 'em hell.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781557042835
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
07/28/1996
Series:
Newmarket Words Of Series
Pages:
112
Sales rank:
899,358
Product dimensions:
5.31(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.25(d)

Meet the Author

Robert J. Donovan first met Harry S. Truman in May 1947 and covered his term through 1953 as White House correspondent for the old Herald Tribune. He is the author of the acclaimed two-volume work on the Truman presidency, Conflict and Crisis: The Presidency of Harry S. Truman, 1945-1948 and Tumultuous Years, 1948-1953.

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