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Words from the White House

Words And Phrases Coined Or Popularized By America's Presidents

By Paul Dickson

Collects American presidential words, phrases, and slogans that have defined the nation's culture, in a work arranged chronologically and complemented by definitions, etymologies, and essays placing each entry in its cultural context.

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2013

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0802743803


Format: Book
Author: Dickson, Paul
Summary: Collects American presidential words, phrases, and slogans that have defined the nation's culture, in a work arranged chronologically and complemented by definitions, etymologies, and essays placing each entry in its cultural context.
Title: Words from the White House : Words and Phrases Coined or Popularized by America's Presidents / Paul Dickson.
Publisher Date: New York : Walker & Company, 2013.
Subject: Presidents -- United States -- Quotations Presidents -- United States -- Language -- History. English language -- Political aspects -- United States -- History. English language -- United States -- Terms and phrases Americanisms Presidents -- United States -- Biography -- Miscellanea United States -- Politics and government -- Quotations, maxims, etc.
Isbn: 0802743803 9780802743800
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Call Number: 973.099 Dic
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Bib Id: 423105

Format: Book
Author: Dickson, Paul
Summary: Collects American presidential words, phrases, and slogans that have defined the nation's culture, in a work arranged chronologically and complemented by definitions, etymologies, and essays placing each entry in its cultural context.
Title: Words from the White House : Words and Phrases Coined or Popularized by America's Presidents / Paul Dickson.
Edition: First U.S. edition.
Publisher, Date: New York : Walker & Company, 2013.
Description: 197 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Subjects: Presidents -- United States -- Quotations
Subjects: Presidents -- United States -- Language -- History.
Subjects: English language -- Political aspects -- United States -- History.
Subjects: English language -- United States -- Terms and phrases
Subjects: Americanisms
Subjects: Presidents -- United States -- Biography -- Miscellanea
Subjects: United States -- Politics and government -- Quotations, maxims, etc.
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (pages [193]-197) and index.
LCCN: 2012037479
ISBN: 0802743803
ISBN: 9780802743800
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Call Number: 973.099 Dic