WILLIAM J. BENNETT: America: The Last Best Hope, Signed Edition
Here is William J. Bennett's acclaimed 2-volume history of our nation that patriotically asserts the American experiment in democracy, despite all its shortcomings, is still a success story.
Handsomely bound in genuine leather and accented with 22kt gold, this luxurious set has been personally signed by bestselling author William J. Bennett.
The features of this set include shining gilded page ends, fabric endsheets and a satin ribbon page marker. Pages are Smyth-sewn into the binding. The paper is acid neutral so the pages won’t turn yellow or brittle over time.
Printed and bound in the USA. (sold only as a complete set)6 1/4" x 9 1/4"
Here’s what others have been saying about America: The Last Best Hope:
“A worthy and necessary book for our time.” – Commentary
“And the American story really is a remarkable one, filled with its share of brilliant leaders and tragic mistakes. Bennett brings that story to life.” – Washington Post
“Bill Bennett’s book will stand as perhaps the most important addition to American scholarship at this, the start of a new century… an exciting and enjoyable history of what makes America the greatest nation on earth.” – Brian Kennedy, president, The Claremont Institute
“Bennett has a gift for choosing pithy, revealing anecdote and for providing fresh character sketches and critical analysis of the leading figure. This is an American history that adults will find refreshing and enlightening and that younger readers will find a darn good read.” – U.S. News and World Report
About the Author
William J. Bennett is one of America’s most important, influential and respected voices on cultural, political and educational issues. The former U.S. Secretary of Education and chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities is a highly regarded historian and a bestselling author who is known for his message of patriotism and his love for American ideals.
This Easton Press Deluxe Edition is printed on archival quality, acid-neutral paper specially milled for this edition that conforms to all guidelines established for permanence and durability by the Council of Library Resources and the American National Standards Institute.
- Fully bound in genuine leather.
- 22kt gold accents deeply inlaid on the "hubbed" spine.
- Superbly printed on acid-neutral paper that lasts for generations.
- Sewn pages – not just glued like ordinary books.
- Satin-ribbon page marker.
- Gilded page ends.
- Printed and bound in the USA. Imported materials.
- Rigorous inspection at every stage ensures adherence to our exacting standards.
- Superb craftsmanship and commitment to quality.
Printed on archival quality, acid-neutral paper that conforms to all guidelines established for permanence and durability by the Council of Library Resources and the American National Standards Institute.
Standard shipping included at no additional charge.