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The Signet Book of American Essays (Signet…

The Signet Book of American Essays (Signet Classics) (2006)

by M. Jerry Weiss (Editor), Helen S. Weiss (Editor)

Other authors: Abigail Adams (Contributor), Erma Bombeck (Contributor), Sandra Cisneros (Contributor), Hilary Rodham Clinton (Contributor), W. E. B. Du Bois (Contributor)23 more, Albert Einstein (Contributor), Dwight D. Eisenhower (Contributor), Ralph Waldo Emerson (Contributor), Leonard Everett Fisher (Contributor), Benjamin Franklin (Contributor), Abraham Joshua Heschel (Contributor), John F. Kennedy (Contributor), Martin Luther King, Jr. (Contributor), Judith F. Krug (Contributor), Richard Lederer (Contributor), Abraham Lincoln (Contributor), Cotton Mather (Contributor), Lance Morrow (Contributor), Neal Osherow (Contributor), Katherine Paterson (Contributor), Sam Pickering (Contributor), George Plimpton (Contributor), Anna Quindlen (Contributor), Franklin Delano Roosevelt (Contributor), Gloria Steinem (Contributor), Henry David Thoreau (Contributor), Mark Twain (Contributor), Eudora Welty (Contributor)

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Weiss, M. JerryEditorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Weiss, Helen S.Editormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Adams, AbigailContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bombeck, ErmaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Cisneros, SandraContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Clinton, Hilary RodhamContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Du Bois, W. E. B.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Einstein, AlbertContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Eisenhower, Dwight D.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Emerson, Ralph WaldoContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Fisher, Leonard EverettContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Franklin, BenjaminContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Heschel, Abraham JoshuaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Kennedy, John F.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
King, Martin Luther, Jr.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Krug, Judith F.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Lederer, RichardContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Lincoln, AbrahamContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Mather, CottonContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Morrow, LanceContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Osherow, NealContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Paterson, KatherineContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Pickering, SamContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Plimpton, GeorgeContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Quindlen, AnnaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Roosevelt, Franklin DelanoContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Steinem, GloriaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Thoreau, Henry DavidContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Twain, MarkContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Welty, EudoraContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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A mix of writers historical and modern, male and female, this anthology includes works by such luminaries as Benjamin Franklin, Martin Luther King, Jr., Erma Bombeck, Sandra Cisneros, Albert Einstein, Abigail Adams, Mark Twain, Eudora Welty, and John F. Kennedy.

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