|Edited By:||Kelly-Gangi, Carol|
|Subject:||HISTORY / Reference|
|REFERENCE / Quotations|
|Size:||7.20in x 5.00in x 0.75in|
|From The Publisher*||"[D]emocracy isn't a spectator sport. America isn't about ‘yes he will.' It's about ‘yes we can.'" -Barack Obama|
Experience the powerful oratory of our 44th president!
Obama's skill at expressing deep empathy and thoughtful idealism made him a bestselling author at an early age. These selections have been drawn from his speeches, interviews, essays, books, social media posts, and other writings over the past 20 years. They reveal a sharp intellect, dynamic leadership style, and steadfast determination. Arranged thematically, the quotations reveal his thoughts and feelings, and even the occasional joke, about the many issues he faced during his two terms as president, from universal healthcare and same-sex equality to racial equality, and the threat of terrorism.
In these passages, Obama:
|From The Publisher*||Experience the powerful oratory of our 44th president! Obama's skill at expressing empathy restored the faith and bolstered the hopes of millions of Americans. These selections have been drawn from his speeches, interviews, essays, books, social media posts, and other writings over the past 20 years. Arranged thematically, they reveal his thoughts and feelings about the many issues he faced during his two terms as president.|
|Biographical Note||Carol Kelly-Gangi is the editor of such titles as The Essential Wisdom of the World's Greatest Thinkers, Pope Francis: His Essential Wisdom, and Essential Wisdom of the Founding Fathers (all Sterling). She lives in NJ with her husband and two children.|