CANCELLED: Alexander Heffner - A Documentary History of the United States (Corte Madera)

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 7:00pm

*Please note: This event has been cancelled.*

Here, in a single volume, are the documents, speeches, and letters that have forged American history, now updated with new content such as Trump's inaugural address.

Accompanied by interpretations of their significance by noted historian Richard D. Heffner and journalist Alexander Heffner, this book includes important documents such as:

  • The complete text of the Declaration of Independence
  • The complete Constitution of the United States
  • The Monroe Doctrine
  • The Emancipation Proclamation
  • Woodrow Wilson's War Message to Congress
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt's "Four Freedoms" Speech
  • John F. Kennedy's Inaugural Address
  • Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" Speech
  • Ronald Reagan's Inaugural Addresses
  • Documents relating to September 11, 2001 and the Iraq War

This edition of A Documentary History of the United States has been expanded and updated to include a chapter on the Presidency of Donald Trump.

Richard D. Heffner taught history and political science at the University of California, Sarah Lawrence College, the New School for Social Research, and NYU. University Professor of Communications and Public Policy at Rutgers, he also produced and moderated his prizewinning public television series, "Richard Heffner's Open Mind," for fifty years.

Location: 
51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925
A Documentary History of the United States (Revised and Updated) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780451490018
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Signet Classics (TR) - June 5th, 2018

Here, in a single volume, are the documents, speeches, and letters that have forged American history, now updated with new content such as Trump's inaugural address.

Accompanied by interpretations of their significance by noted historian Richard D. Heffner and journalist Alexander Heffner, this book includes important documents such as: