Douglas Brinkley

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Daily Herald
Clinton and Trump are the oldest candidates ever. No one seems to care.haven't been many others questioning the candidates' age. "There's no longer a
Clinton and Trump are the oldest candidates ever. No one seems to care.
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
haven't been many others questioning the candidates' age. "There's no longer a bias about age and the presidency," says Douglas Brinkley, a historian at Rice University and author of several books about presidents. Indeed, a McClatchey-Marist... Read more
8d
Boston Globe
The Goldwater era changed the GOP, so could the Trump nominationto the future. “Goldwater got clobbered in 1964 but set in motion the modern R
The Goldwater era changed the GOP, so could the Trump nomination
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
to the future. “Goldwater got clobbered in 1964 but set in motion the modern Republican conservative movement,’’ said Douglas Brinkley, a Rice University historian. “He made it palatable to be a conservative. It wasn’t clear then that that... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
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12d
CBS 5 Green Bay
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
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12d
NJ.com
The top reason why Trump would pick Christie for vice presidentview Trump unfavorably than do Clinton. As such, "the VP matters more in 2016
The top reason why Trump would pick Christie for vice president
NJ.com / Posted 12 days ago
view Trump unfavorably than do Clinton. As such, "the VP matters more in 2016 than in any other election cycle," said Douglas Brinkley, a presidential historian at Rice University and the editor of "The Reagan Diaries." While both men are... Read more
12d
KQ2 St. Joseph
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
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12d
ClickOnDetroit
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
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12d
KPRC Local 2 Houston
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
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12d
KECI Missoula
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
KECI Missoula / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
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12d
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
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12d
WJXT Jacksonville
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
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12d
KTVZ Bend
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
KTVZ Bend / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
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12d
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
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12d
KRDO Colorado Springs
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
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12d
KRCR TV Redding
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
34 related stories
12d
WBAL-TV Baltimore
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
WBAL-TV Baltimore / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
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12d
News Channel 12 New Bern
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
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12d
Local 6 Orlando
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
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12d
KCCI 8 Des Moines
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
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12d
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
34 related stories
12d
KESQ Palm Springs
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
34 related stories
12d
WYFF 4 Greenville
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
WYFF 4 Greenville / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
34 related stories
12d
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
34 related stories
12d
ABC 7 El Paso
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
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12d
Local 10 Miami
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
Local 10 Miami / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
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My EastText
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
My EastText / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
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12d
KTXS Abilene
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
KTXS Abilene / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
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12d
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
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12d
WMTW Portland
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
WMTW Portland / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
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12d
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
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12d
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
34 related stories
12d
WLKY Louisville
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
WLKY Louisville / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
34 related stories
12d
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
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12d
KXLY-TV Spokane
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken DallasRabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to
Obama, Bush set to console grief-stricken Dallas
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 12 days ago
Rabbi/Priest speeches where he tries to heal the nation, and it doesn't seem to do any good," presidential historian Douglas Brinkley told CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday. Obama faces an extreme balancing act on Tuesday. He must honor police... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Violence again convulses 2016 election campaign, testing Trump, Clintonseeing wild acts of gun violence and we are polarised in our politics and in th
Violence again convulses 2016 election campaign, testing Trump, Clinton
Bdnews24.com / Posted 15 days ago
seeing wild acts of gun violence and we are polarised in our politics and in the public square," said historian Douglas Brinkley. "Every 48 hours there seems to be some horrific event that jars and jerks our consciousness into a new... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Violence again convulses 2016 election campaign, testing Trump, Clinton"We're seeing wild acts of gun violence and we are polarized in our politics an
Violence again convulses 2016 election campaign, testing Trump, Clinton
Op-Ed News / Posted 15 days ago
"We're seeing wild acts of gun violence and we are polarized in our politics and in the public square," said historian Douglas Brinkley. "Every 48 hours there seems to be some horrific event that jars and jerks our consciousness into a new... Read more
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The Star
Violence again convulses 2016 election campaign, testing Trump, Clintonseeing wild acts of gun violence and we are polarized in our politics and in th
Violence again convulses 2016 election campaign, testing Trump, Clinton
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
seeing wild acts of gun violence and we are polarized in our politics and in the public square," said historian Douglas Brinkley. "Every 48 hours there seems to be some horrific event that jars and jerks our consciousness into a new... Read more
147 related stories
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Reuters
Violence again convulses 2016 election campaign, testing Trump, Clintonseeing wild acts of gun violence and we are polarized in our politics and in th
Violence again convulses 2016 election campaign, testing Trump, Clinton
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
seeing wild acts of gun violence and we are polarized in our politics and in the public square," said historian Douglas Brinkley. "Every 48 hours there seems to be some horrific event that jars and jerks our consciousness into a new... Read more
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The Atlantic
American Secessionists Dream of Declaring Independencedoesn’t mean secession will actually happen in the U.S. “There’s zero chance of
American Secessionists Dream of Declaring Independence
The Atlantic / Posted 20 days ago
doesn’t mean secession will actually happen in the U.S. “There’s zero chance of any state seceding from the union,” said Douglas Brinkley, a history professor at Rice University. “There are always going to be people who champion states’ rights... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Saturday's TV Highlights: 'Suffragette' on HBOPresidential books: Author Arthur Herman (“Douglas MacArthur: American Warrior”
Saturday's TV Highlights: 'Suffragette' on HBO
Los Angeles Times / Posted 23 days ago
Presidential books: Author Arthur Herman (“Douglas MacArthur: American Warrior”); author Jean Edward Smith (“Bush”); author Douglas Brinkley (“Rightful Heritage: Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Land of America”); authors Annette Gordon-Reed and Peter... Read more
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Freeman journal
New Materials at Kendall Young LibraryFlags: The Rise of ISIS" by Joby Warrick "Rightful Heritage: Franklin D. Roose
New Materials at Kendall Young Library
Freeman journal / Posted 25 days ago
Flags: The Rise of ISIS" by Joby Warrick "Rightful Heritage: Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Land of America" by Douglas Brinkley "Where the Light Gets in: Losing My Mother Only to Find Her Again" by Kimberly Williams-Paisley "Lust &... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Stocks of local interestClassic in His Steps,” Harry C. Griffith

“Rightful Heritage: Franklin D.

Stocks of local interest
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 28 days ago
Classic in His Steps,” Harry C. Griffith

“Rightful Heritage: Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Land of America,” Douglas Brinkley

“The Only Rule Is It Has to Work: Our Wild Experiment Building a New Kind of Baseball Team,” Ben... Read more

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