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The Portable Patriot

The Portable Patriot Documents, Speeches, and Sermons That Compose the American Soul

By Joel Miller and Kristen Parrish
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.34 Stars

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On 8/14 John C wrote: Recently I read a book called The Portable Patriot. It was a wonderful collection of stories about life in America and what it really means to be a patriot. The stories are speeches and documents and testimonials that all talk about how great America is, and it is, and it made the book fun to read ... Portable Patriot

John's Rating:

5 Stars

On 7/1 Dawna wrote: When you read about our country's beginnings, written by those who lived it, in their own words, it becomes alive, real, palpable. I cried reading Mary Rowlandson's account when she was taken captive by Native Americans in February 1675 as she watched her loved ones massacred in front of her and held ... The Portable Patriot - Book Review

Dawna's Rating:

5 Stars

On 4/26 Melissa M. wrote: This book took me almost a year to read, but it was a valuable read.First of all, I have to say that I love the design of the book. It may seem a small thing, but it made the book more readable to me. It's a small book, with a smooth cover, cloth binding, attractive fonts, rough page edges, and a few ... The Portable Patriot Review

Melissa M.'s Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/6 Sarah Elisabeth wrote:   Book Review: The Portable Patriot        The best way to learn about the founding of the United States of America is from the founders themselves. The Portable Patriot, edited by Joel J. Miller and Kristen Parrish, is filled with well known and lesser known tales that brought this country to ... In Their Own Words

Sarah's Rating:

5 Stars

On 3/23 Feminine Farmgirl wrote: I think it’s very important to look at history and learn what our forefathers thought and did. I think it’s especially important to look at it from a Christian worldview. The Portable Patriot isn’t a made up tale. It’s history. It’s a compile of letters, sermons, and documents that are OUR ... Miniture History Textbook

Feminine Farmgirl's Rating:

5 Stars

On 2/20 Joseph Yates wrote: The Portable Patriot edited by Joel Miller and Kristen Parrish is a book containing documents, speeches, and so forth from America’s founding fathers and others in their time period. Here is a list of many things it contains: Mayflower Compact Declaration of Rights from the Stamp Act Congress The ... The Portable Patriot

Joseph's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/15 Erica Elwell wrote: I recieved this book from the BookSneeze program at Thomas Nelson a LONG time ago!  (Back before we were thinking about snow!).  I kept meaning to post my review but life got in the way!  So here it is now...better late than never right!Here is the book description from the website:An ... What I think about...The Portable Patriot

Erica's Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/31 Amanda Lucero wrote: The Portable Patriot is a collection of the most important and influential documents, speeches and sermons from the early years of the United States of America. It features 63 different items, including The Mayflower Compact, Thomas Paine’s Common Sense, The Constitution, and The First Inaugural Address ... Book Review: The Portable Patriot edited by Joel J. Miller and Kristen Parrish

Amanda's Rating:

3 Stars

On 12/29 Adrienne Royer wrote: Need a handy resource for every historical document mentioned by the Tea Party? The Portable Patriot, edited by Joel J. Miller and Kristen Parrish, is the book for you. Starting with the Mayflower Compact and ending with Noah Webster's Oration on the Anniversary of the Declaration of Independence, this ... A Good Resource for a Tea Party Member

Adrienne's Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/10 Sharon Seeberger wrote: Upon my recent discovery of the dedicated reading/study task made so simple by the Kindle, I began the process of selling off my hundreds of wonderful books that simply adorn my library but rarely if ever get opened. To facilitate that I had to decide what principles I would incorporate for determining ... Portable Patriot - A Resource for Future Generations

Sharon's Rating:

5 Stars