Mark Twain and Harry S. Truman by Cyril Clemens

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Published by R. West in Philadelphia .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 -- Influence.,
  • Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972.

Edition Notes

Reprint of the ed. published by International Mark Twain Society, Webster Groves, Mo., which was issued as no. 18 of the society"s Biographical series.

Book details

Statementby Cyril Clemens.
SeriesBiographical series (International Mark Twain Society) ;, no. 18.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS1338 .C59 1977
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p. ;
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4557933M
ISBN 100849204755
LC Control Number77028344
OCLC/WorldCa3609381

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Truman’s life and career using rarely seen film and sound recordings. The book also includes a selection of visual tributes to Twain (by artists ranging from James Montgomery Flagg to Jean Cocteau to Chuck Jones) and a sampler of shorter comments by individuals as varied as Friedrich Nietzsche, Harry S.

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More than half of the collection is comprised of letters from Truman to his wife Bess and his daughter Margaret, written over a span of nearly half a century.

Harry S Truman. I've said many a time that I think the Un-American Activities Committee in the House of Representatives was the most un-American thing in America.

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(Home). The family Bible, with its extra large print, was one of the few books at home the young Truman could read. By his teens, Truman’s favorite author was the irreverent Mark Twain, and like Twain.

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Education director Mark Adams showed items in the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library and Museum collection that tell the story of President Truman's decision to. The Oxford English Dictionary has three 19th-century citations for the usage, including this one from Roughing It, Mark Twain’s book about his travels through the West: “I reckon I can’t call that hand.

Ante and pass the buck.” As for the plaque on Harry Truman’s desk, it of course meant that responsibility stopped with the. Letters from Father: The Truman Family's Personal Correspondence by Truman, Harry S.; Truman, Margaret (editor) and a great selection of related books, art.

Directed by Steve Binder, Peter H. Hunt. With James Whitmore. One-man show about the presidency of Harry S. Truman. Harry liked reading books in his spare time.

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If you were asked to name a person from Missouri, you'd probably say either Mark Twain or President Harry S. Truman. Mark Twain is most closely associated with Hannibal, Missouri, which has profited greatly from the association.

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