The World's Great Speeches: Fourth Enlarged Edition

Perfection Learning Corporation, 1999 M09 21 - 920 páginas
Nearly 300 speeches offer provocative themes, historic parallels, and memorable quotations: Socrates, Julius Caesar, St. Francis, Martin Luther, Napoleon, Victor Hugo, Mohandas K. Gandhi, Winston Churchill, Fulton J. Sheen, Barbara Jordan, Malcolm X, Ronald Reagan, Nelson Mandela, Earl of Spencer, and many others. Includes 7 selections from the Common Core State Standards Initiative: "Blood, Toil, Tears and Sweat: Address to Parliament on May 13th, 1940," "Farewell Address," "Gettysburg Address," "I Have a Dream," "Second Inaugural Address," "Speech to the Second Virginia Convention," and "What to the Slave is the Fourth of July."

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Stephen J. McKenna is Associate Professor of English and Media Studies and Director of The Rhetoric Program at The Catholic University of America. He is the coeditor (with Lewis Copeland and Lawrence W. Lamm) of The World's Great Speeches: 292 Speeches from Pericles to Nelson Mandela, Fourth Enlarged Edition.

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