Gumption : Relighting the Torch of Freedom with America's Gutsiest Troublemakers. / Nick Offerman.
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- ISBN: 9781101914908 (sound recording)
- Edition: Unabridged.
- Publisher: New York : Penguin Audio, 2015.
|General Note:|| Unabridged.
|Participant or Performer Note:|| Narrator: Nick Offerman.
|Summary, etc.:|| The star of Parks and Recreation and author of the New York Times bestseller Paddle Your Own Canoe returns with a second book that humorously highlights twenty-five figures from our nation's history, from her inception to present day—Nick's personal pantheon of "great Americans."To millions of people, Nick Offerman is America. Both Nick and his character, Ron Swanson, are known for their humor and patriotism in equal measure.After the great success of his autobiography, Paddle Your Own Canoe, Offerman now focuses on the lives of those who inspired him. From George Washington to Willie Nelson, he describes a few dozen of these heroic figures and why they inspire in him such great meaning. He'll combine both serious history with light-hearted humor—comparing, say, George Washington's wooden teeth to his own experience as a woodworker. The subject matter will also allow Offerman to expound upon his favorite topics, which readers...
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