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The Soul of America

The Battle for Our Better Angels

by Jon Meacham

Hardcover, 402 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $30 |

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Shows readers moments throughout the nation's history, including the Civil War, Reconstruction, and the Civil Rights movements, to guide them in understanding American politics today.