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“I am a member of a party of one, and I live in an age of fear.”

These words were written by E. B. White in 1947.

Decades before our current political turmoil, White crafted eloquent yet practical political statements that continue to resonate. “There’s only one kind of press that’s any good—” he proclaimed, “a press free from any taint of the government.” He condemned the t
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Hardcover, 240 pages
Expected publication: May 7th 2019 by Harper
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On Democracy by E.B. White is a captivating read that is written in the plainest detail what it meant to be alive. A book of essays that draw you in and make you think about the bigger picture. On Democracy is the kind of book that stays with you long after reading.
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Elwyn Brooks White was a leading American essayist, author, humorist, poet and literary stylist and author of such beloved children's classics as Charlotte's Web, Stuart Little, and The Trumpet of the Swan. He graduated from Cornell University in 1921 and, five or six years later, joined the staff of The New Yorker magazine. He authored over seventeen books of prose and poetry and was elected to t ...more
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