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Great Speeches

ISBN13: 9780670072446
ISBN: 0670072443
Binding: Hardcover
List Price: $19.95
Publisher: Penguin Global
Published Date:
Pages: 164
Average Goodreads rating: 3.40/5 (15 ratings)

A great speech has the power to define the times, to inspire, to stir and to motivate.

This collection of ancient and modern speeches includes the words of activists, politicians, philosophers and scores of others who have borne witness to significant moments from the first century to the twenty-first. Many have made history.

They include:

•Mahatma Gandhi
•Oliver Cromwell
•Kevin Rudd
•Inga Clendinnen
•Daniel Mannix
•Napoleon Bonaparte
•Oericles
•Thomas Jefferson
•Nelson Mandela
•Martin Luther King
•Arundhati Roy
•the 9th Earl Spencer
•Elanor Roosevelt
•Winston Churchill
•Colin Powell
•the Dalai Lama