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Ronald Reagan left in the back of a legacy that the US willnever put out of your mind. Now, during this exceptional choice of his such a lot intimatethoughts, his favourite quotations via others, and his personal such a lot collectiblejokes, all culled from a newly disclosed set of non-public notecards he keptthroughout his existence and profession, enthusiasts and admirers of the 40th presidentwill discover a precise window of perception into the soul of an American icon. Editedby Douglas Brinkley, editor of number one NewYork Times bestseller The ReaganDiaries, this indispensible Reagan retrospective is ideal for fathers,graduates, and an individual seeking to locate notion within the suggestions and musingsof an exceptional American chief.

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