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If you can keep it : the forgotten promise of American liberty / Eric Metaxas.

Metaxas, Eric author. (Author).
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  • 11 of 18 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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1 current hold with 18 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Batesville Memorial Public Library - Batesville 323.4409 METAXAS (Text) 34706001522293 Non-Fiction 300-399 Checked out 12/19/2016
Carnegie Public Library of Steuben County - Angola 323.4409 MET (Text) 33118000176547 Adult: New Book Available -
Centerville Center Township Public Library - Centerville 323.44 MET (Text) 76895000237612 1st Floor New Books Available -
Covington-Veedersburg Public Library-Covington 323.44 MET (Text) 32572000541607 CVBPLC Adult Nonfiction Available -
Huntingburg Public Library - Huntingburg 323.44 MET (Text) 39970001027761 NF Checked out 12/30/2016
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 323.44 METAXAS (Text) 33946003118176 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Checked out 12/18/2016
Jefferson County Public Library - Madison 323.44 MET (Text) 39391006754111 Nonfiction Available -
LaGrange County Public Library - LaGrange 323.44 MET (Text) 30477100947781 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
Middletown Fall Creek Township Public Library - Middletown 323.44 MET (Text) 76331000128791 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Mooresville Public Library - Mooresville 323.44 MET (Text) 37323005274868 NONFIC Available -
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  • ISBN: 1101979984
  • ISBN: 9781101979983
  • Physical Description: 260 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Viking, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-260).
Formatted Contents Note: The promise -- The idea of America -- The golden triangle of freedom -- "The wonder of the age" -- Venerating our heroes -- The importance of moral leaders -- "The almost chosen people" -- Loving America -- This is America.
Summary, etc.: Eric Metaxas offers a thrilling review of America's uniqueness, and a sobering reminder that America's greatness cannot continue unless people truly understand what their founding fathers meant for them to be. The book includes a stirring call-to-action for every American to understand the ideals behind the 'noble experiment in ordered liberty' that is America. It also paints a vivid picture of the tremendous fragility of that experiment and explains why that fragility has been dangerously forgotten - and in doing so it lays out our own responsibility to live those ideals and carry on those freedoms. Metaxas believes America is not a nation bounded by ethnic identity or geography, but rather by a radical and unprecedented idea, based upon liberty and freedom.
Subject: Liberty.
Founding Fathers of the United States.
Liberty > History.
Democracy > United States > History.
Political science.
United States > Politics and government.
United States > History.

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