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Gumption

Nick Offerman

Gumption

relighting the torch of freedom with America"s gutsiest troublemakers

by Nick Offerman

  • 93 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Humor,
  • Biography,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    The star of Parks and Recreation and author of the best-selling Paddle Your Own Canoe pays tribute to inspiring mischief makers, from George Washington to Willie Nelson, while expounding on such topics as religion, handcrafting and meat.

    Edition Notes

    StatementNick Offerman
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT215 .O35 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 382 pages
    Number of Pages382
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27180815M
    ISBN 100525954678
    ISBN 109780525954675
    LC Control Number2015008913
    OCLC/WorldCa965561813, 897016429

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Gumption by Nick Offerman Download PDF EPUB FB2

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It's a set of essays about 21 Americans who've personally inspired him. The book is split into three categories: Idealists, Makers, and Freemasons, the secret society.

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