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The Last Best Hope

A Democracy Reader

by Stephen J. Goodlad

  • 123 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Jossey-Bass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy of education,
  • Political structures: democracy,
  • Essays,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Education,
  • Political Ideologies - Democracy,
  • Political Science / Democracy,
  • Political Science : History & Theory - General,
  • Democracy

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsStephen John Goodlad (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8148610M
    ISBN 100787956813
    ISBN 109780787956813

    AMERICA THE LAST BEST HOPE William J. Bennett ABOUT THE BOOK A single-volume edition of William J. Bennett’s bestselling series, thoroughly revised and updated. “The role of history is to inform, inspire, and sometimes provoke us, which is why Bill Bennett’s wonderfully readable book is so important.” —Walter Isaacson A decade ago, William J. Bennett. “America: The Last Best Hope” is a vibrant and unashamedly patriotic account of what has made this country great. Enormous ( pages) and sweeping in scope, this first volume begins before the Founding of the United States and ends as World War I looms in Europe/5(21).

    Nov 30,  · “Last best hope” has now entered the lexicon as a convenient phrase to convey urgency, especially on the right, where it speaks to a sense of peril that will ensue if certain policies are not enshrined (usually involving tax breaks). Oct 30,  · A riveting, intimate, yet little-known story about the Belgian Resistance in World War II. Resistance fighter Marcel Harnie and P pilot Bill Grosvenor Last .

    Jul 09,  · America The Last Best Hope, Volume I, © by William J. Bennett, Nelson Current, Nashville, TN. As we look back into the history of this great country of America, it is easy to come to the understanding that the great architects of our nation are simultaneously larger than life and so enshrouded in the myths. Our Last Best Hope is a game about a crew of people on a mission to save Humanity from a terrible Crisis.. Our Last Best Hope is GM-less, no prep tabletop roleplaying game for three (3) to five (5) players that takes about two hours to frecklesandhoney.com the game, you and your friends will play through a classic disaster movie, like Sunshine, Deep Impact,The Core, or Armageddon, where your characters /5(8).


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Nov 06,  · [T]he importance of America: The Last Best Hope probably exceeds anything Dr. Bennett has ever written, and it is more elegantly crafted and eminently readable than any comprehensive work of history I've read in a very long time. It's silly to compare great works of history to great novels, but this book truly is a page-turner/5().

The book should be read before watching episode 4 of Picard. It explains it. However, the thing that really stands out is how Picard speaks in the book. The language is not in his character. There is also modern US politics at play in the book’s situations. One thing I did notice is that there may be a major hint pertaining to the overall /5(15).

The Last Best Hope is a love story, and a war story, and a political story. It is set in the Arizona desert, in Vietnam, in Berkeley, at a chemical warfare laboratory in rural Maryland, in 4/5. Jan 01,  · The Last Best Hope is one of the best of the best.

I mean, who else but McBain could take the cup from which Socrates may have taken his last "baneful dollop", combine it with "shmutz", two of the best characters ever to grace crime fiction, and a convoluted plot that certainly holds up *Gush Alert* I love Ed McBain and Evan The Last Best Hope book.

Get this from a library. The last best hope. [Una McCormack] -- "An original novel based on the new Star Trek TV series. A thrilling novel leading into the new CBS series, Una McCormack's The Last Best Hope introduces you to brand new characters featured in the.

Apr 17,  · Now Bill Bennett has come forward with America: The Last Best Hope, which tells the story-fairly and fully-from to Americans who have been reading recent biographies of the Founding Fathers will love this book." -Michael Barone, US News & World Report/5. 7 days ago · Una McCormack’s The Last Best Hope, the first novel directly related to, and in The Last Best Hope book continuity with, the first season of Star Trek: Picard, fills in some of the gaps between Star Trek.

Jul 12,  · If this book is indeed the last best hope of conservatism and America’s promise, well, it was nice knowing you. Ultimately, Scarborough offers what Barry Goldwater might have called an Author: Nick Gillespie.

The Last Best Hope (Book): McCormack, Una: "An original novel based on the new Star Trek TV series. A thrilling novel leading into the new CBS series, Una McCormack's The Last Best Hope introduces you to brand new characters featured in the life of beloved Star Trek captain Jean-Luc Picard--widely considered to be one of the most popular and recognizable characters in all of science fiction.

As Ed McBain and Evan Hunter, the author of THE LAST BEST HOPE has written close to one hundred novels. He has also been the recipient of almost every honor that can be bestowed on a crime writer. Apr 01,  · Our wonderful History is largely forgotten by our citizens today, and at our own peril.

At least William J. Bennett, former Secretary of Education, has done his very best to remedy this situation in his new book "America: The Last Best Hope".5/5(5). We shall nobly save, or meanly lose, the last best hope of earth. Other means may succeed; this could not fail.

The way is plain, peaceful, generous, just -- a way which, if followed, the world will forever applaud, and God must forever bless. Apr 08,  · What is the origin of the phrase, 'last, best hope' as used in pretty much every self-consciously significant but ultimately cliched film, book or TV episode I've indulged myself with over the.

An original novel based on the new Star Trek TV series. A thrilling novel leading into the new CBS series, Una McCormack’s The Last Best Hope introduces you to brand new characters featured in the life of beloved Star Trek captain Jean-Luc Picard—widely considered to be one of the most popular and recognizable characters in all of science frecklesandhoney.comed on: February 11, Apr 01,  · The first volume of "America: The Last Best Hope" is, in my opinion, the finest contemporary history of the United States yet written.

It is an honest telling of the nation's history, warts and all, a far cry than the America hating nonsense that is unfortunately being taught to our children.5/5(5).

The Last Best Hope (Book): McCormack, Una: "An original novel based on the new Star Trek TV series. A thrilling novel leading into the new CBS series, Una McCormack's The Last Best Hope introduces you to brand new characters featured in the life of beloved Star Trek captain Jean-Luc Picard-widely considered to be one of the most popular and recognizable characters in all of science fiction.

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Note: This purchase is a softcover print/PDF bundle expansion for Our Last Best Hope, a one-shot, GM-less RPG from Magpie Games. [T]he importance of America: The Last Best Hope probably exceeds anything Dr.

Bennett has ever written, and it is more elegantly crafted and eminently readable than any comprehensive work of history I've read in a very long time. It's silly to compare great works of history to great novels, but this book truly is a page-turner/5(3). Our New Star Trek Show and “The Last Best Hope” Book Review.

Howdy! We’ve launched a new YouTube show called “It’s Not Canon!” Yes, we know Picard is canon. The name of the show is a jab at the “fans” who just want to rip apart all the great thing gets happening in the Trek universe.Bennett, a secretary of education under President Reagan and author of The Book of Virtues, offers a new, improved history of America, one, he says, that will re America: The Last Best Hope.I'm a little less than half way through Last Best Hope and I can't say that it has been an enjoyable read.

A lot of the writing feels sub-standard. The book reads as if the author sacrificed quality in order to fit in all the background information leading up to the show.

There is a grating lack of captivating diction.