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American oratory, or, Selections from the speeches of eminent Americans

American oratory, or, Selections from the speeches of eminent Americans

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Published by E.C. & J. Biddle in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Speeches, addresses, etc., American,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1865

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    Other titlesAmerican oratory, Selections from the speeches of eminent Americans
    Statementcompiled by a member of the Philadelphia bar
    SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 1173
    ContributionsMember of the Philadelphia bar
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationviii, 531 p.
    Number of Pages531
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15011248M
    LC Control Number87324580

    - Book Vintage Mifflin Selections Houghton Poetry American From - - From American Selections Houghton - Poetry Vintage Book Mifflin Vintage Book - Selections From American Poetry - Houghton Mifflin $ A speech by Samuel Gompers, president, American Federation of Labor. "In addition to the fundamental principles at issue, labour has a further interest in the war. This war is .

      Central to the textbook is the catalogue of rhetorical (and other literary) terms. When students are asked in the questions for reading or O.P.A. assignments to locate a particular stylistic device in a speech, short story, or chapter, their first task . Public speech making has played a powerful role in the long struggle by African Americans for equal rights. This collection, for the ear and the eye, highlights speeches by an eclectic mix of black leaders. Their impassioned, eloquent words continue to affect the ideas of a nation and the direction of history.

    The Cartier Book of Racing Colours , N.C.M Jackson American Oratory - Or Selections From The Speeches Of Eminent Americans (), A Member Of The Philadelphia Bar Buckethead: Young Buckethead - Volume 2. The book, Representative American Speeches, , is a selection from an annual anthology called Representative American Speeches, which has .


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American oratory; or, Selections from the speeches of eminent Americans []Author: A member of the Philadelphia bar. A review of American Speeches: Political Oratory from the Revolution to the Civil War and American Speeches: Political Oratory from Abraham Lincoln to Bill Clinton, edited by Ted Widmer.

To keep silent is the most useful service that a mediocre talker can render to the public." So says Tocqueville in his chapter "On Parliamentary Eloquence in the United States.". And the report has some truth in it.

People in America are indeed reading novels for pleasure less, but that should not imply there was ever a time where American teenagers ran home to crack open Crime and Punishment, War and Peace, or Moby Dick.

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by Andrew Johnson (page images and uncorrected OCR text at MOA) Arafat's Culture of Hatred and Violence: Anti-Israel and Anti-Semitic Hatred in the Palestinian Authority's Media, Schools. This volume (the second of an unprecedented two-volume collection) gathers the unabridged texts of 83 eloquent and dramatic speeches delivered by 45 American public figures between andbeginning with Abraham Lincoln’s last speech on Reconstruction and ending with Bill Clinton’s heartfelt tribute to the Little Rock Nine.

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viii, pp. 8vo, contemporary calf, leather label; (rubbed, otherwise very good). Although it might seem surprising, many of the theories that shaped nineteenth century American oratory were taken from two eighteenth century rhetoric texts written by Scotsmen: The Philosophy of Rhetoric (), by George Campbell, and Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres, Up until the late eighteenth century, most thinking about rhetoric.

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Little written record of their oratory exists, although Indians made much use of publics address. Around the council fires tribal affairs were settled without benefit of the written word.