We Who Dared to Say No to War

We Who Dared to Say No to War

4.11 - 1251 ratings - Source



We Who Dared to Say No to War uncovers some of the forgotten but compelling body of work from the American antiwar traditiona€”speeches, articles, poetry, book excerpts, political cartoons, and morea€”from people throughout our history who have opposed war. Beginning with the War of 1812, these selections cover every major American war up to the present and come from both the left and the right, from religious and secular viewpoints. There are many surprises, including a forgotten letter from a Christian theologian urging Confederate President Jefferson Davis to exempt Christians from the draft and a speech by Abraham Lincoln opposing the 1848 Mexican War. Among others, Daniel Webster, Mark Twain, Andrew Carnegie, Grover Cleveland, Eugene Debs, Robert Taft, Paul Craig Roberts, Patrick Buchanan, and Country Joe and the Fish make an appearance. This first-ever anthology of American antiwar writing offers the full range of the subjecta€™s richness and variety.We Who Dared to Say No to War uncovers some of the forgotten but compelling body of work from the American antiwar traditiona€”speeches, articles, poetry, book excerpts, political cartoons, and morea€”from people throughout our history who ...


Title:We Who Dared to Say No to War
Author: Murray Polner, Thomas E., Jr. Woods
Publisher:Basic Books - 2008-10-20
ISBN-13:

You must register with us as either a Registered User before you can Download this Book. You'll be greeted by a simple sign-up page.

Once you have finished the sign-up process, you will be redirected to your download Book page.

How it works:
  • 1. Register a free 1 month Trial Account.
  • 2. Download as many books as you like (Personal use)
  • 3. Cancel the membership at any time if not satisfied.


Click button below to register and download Ebook
Privacy Policy | Contact | DMCA