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.
Barack Obama was the forty-fourth president of the United States and the recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize for 2009. He is the author of the New York Times bestsellers Dreams from My Father and The Audacity of Hope.