The Inaugural Address

The Inaugural Address

Together with Abraham Lincoln's First and Second Inaugural Addresses and the Gettysburg Address and Ralph Waldo Emerso

By Barack Hussein Obama

Penguin Books, Hardcover, 9780143116424, 97pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 2009

Description
Celebrate the inauguration of America's 44th president with this "New York Times" bestseller
Tying into the official theme for the 2009 inaugural ceremony, "A New Birth of Freedom" from Lincoln's "Gettysburg Address," Penguin presents a keepsake edition commemorating the inauguration of President Barack Obama with words of the two great thinkers and writers who have helped shape him politically, philosophically, and personally: Abraham Lincoln and Ralph Waldo Emerson.
Having Lincoln and Emerson's most influential, memorable, and eloquent words along with Obama's historic inaugural address will be a gift of inspiration for every American for generations to come.


About the Author
Barack Obama was inaugurated as the forty-fourth president of the United States on January 20, 2009.