Gumption : relighting the torch of freedom with America's gutsiest troublemakers / Nick Offerman
Book | Dutton | 2015

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Description
xvii, 382 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages [375]-377)
Contents
Introduction -- Part 1 Freemasons -- 1 George Washington -- 2 Benjamin Franklin -- 3 James Madison -- 4 Frederick Douglass -- Part 2 Idealists -- 5 Theodore Roosevelt -- 6 Frederick Law Olmsted -- 7 Eleanor Roosevelt -- 8 Tom Laughlin -- 9 Wendell Berry -- 10 Barney Frank -- 11 Yoko Ono -- 12 Michael Pollan -- Part 3 Makers -- 13 Thomas Lie-Nielsen -- 14 Nat Benjamin -- 15 George Nakashima -- 16 Carol Burnett -- 17 Jeff Tweedy -- 18 George Saunders -- 19 Laurie Anderson -- 20 Willie Nelson -- 21 Conan O'Brien -- Epilogue -- Further Reading By Subject -- Acknowledgments -- Credits.
Summary
The star of Parks and Recreation and author of the best-selling Paddle Your Own Canoe pays tribute to inspiring mischief makers, from George Washington to Willie Nelson, while expounding on such topics as religion, handcrafting and meat.
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9780525954675 (hardcover) : $26.95
0525954678 (hardcover) : $26.95
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