Lend Me your Ears

Lend Me your Ears

Great Speeches in History

Book - 1997 | Revised and expanded edition.
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A revised compilation of more than 100 speeches which seek to demonstrate the enduring power of human eloquence to inspire, uplift and motivate. These speeches are said to have moved millions and changed history. There is an introduction to each speech, and an essay on the art of public speaking.
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, [1997]
Edition: Revised and expanded edition.
Copyright Date: ©1997
ISBN: 9780393040050
Branch Call Number: 808.85 Lend 1997
Characteristics: 1,055 pages ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Safire, William 1929-2009.
Alternative Title: Great speeches in history


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Sep 07, 2018

From opening the book at the first sight, I fell in love with this book. Not only this books proves its own authenticity--the dilemma of the feeling of uncertainty that most people face, and the author has tried to be comprehensive--the topics covered are almost all areas that I would expect a speech will get to. With the understanding that I can only utilize the library copy for a short while, I have bought this heavy hardcover copy online as well.

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