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⌛ Importance of textBrave Companions: Portraits in History ༶ By David McCullough ᠄ ⌛ Importance of textBrave Companions: Portraits in History ༶ By David McCullough ᠄ From Alexander von Humboldt to Charles and Anne Lindbergh, these are stories of people of great vision and daring whose achievements continue to inspire us today, brilliantly told by master historian David McCullough The best selling author of Truman and John Adams, David McCullough has written profiles of exceptional men and women past and present who have not only shaped the course of history or changed how we see the world but whose stories express much that is timeless about the human condition Here are Alexander von Humboldt, whose epic explorations of South America surpassed the Lewis and Clark expedition Harriet Beecher Stowe, the little woman who made the big war Frederic Remington the extraordinary Louis Agassiz of Harvard Charles and Anne Lindbergh and their fellow long distance pilots Antoine de Saint Exup ry and Beryl Markham Harry Caudill, the Kentucky lawyer who awakened the nation to the tragedy of Appalachia and David Plowden, a present day photographer of vanishing America Different as they are from each other, McCullough s subjects have in common a rare vitality and sense of purpose These are brave companions to each other, to David McCullough, and to the reader, for with rare storytelling ability McCullough brings us into the times they knew and their very uncommon lives Brave Companions Portraits in History is the subtitle of this collection essays, biographical studies, and speeches produced over a period nearly twenty years Brave by David McCullough Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least letters Use up arrow for mozilla firefox browser alt down to review enter select Collector Plates Information Glass Menagerie For years, china plates have been manufactured, collected displayed homes from Europe North America We specialize subject Discontinued Limited Edition 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    • Brave Companions: Portraits in History
    • 4.3
    • 535
    • Hardcover
    • David McCullough
    • English
    • 24 May 2016

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