Inspiring and timely ... it is not just a social document, not just fascinating American history but a coach's manual, complete with a number of model pep talks that may get you out of your armchair
Hope Dies Last will live a long, long time in the memory of everyone who reads it. Like all of Studs Terkel's work, this book glows with human warmth and an unquenchable passion for justice
Fascinating ... Terkel could tease interesting life stories from a lamppost
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Essays & Memoir | The Online Edition
Americans, speaking of foreign lands, often say, 'It's a nice place to visit, but I wouldn't want to live there.'