A provocative collection of original essays from 13 retiring U.S. senators, detailing their reasons for leaving public service and their assessment of the future of America. Diverse issues are explored in these historic documents, but many of the addresses resonate with a common plea for renewal of the spirit of compromise and civility in American politics.

Lessons and Legacies: Farewell Addresses from the Senate 1996, Basic Books (AZ), Reading, MA

ISBN-13: 9780201695793

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