Speeches that Changed the World

the complete transcripts of the moments that made history the cambridge editorial partnership
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The Cambridge Editorial Partnership 1 7404 5663 7 978 1 74045 663 0 Paperback with flaps 224 pages 265 x 185 mm (portrait) 10 1/2 x 7 1/4 inches 80,000 60 black and white AUS $34.95 August 2005

DESCRIPTION

Since the beginning of time, great leaders have used their power of oratory to win and inspire followers. The speeches of Mohammed, George Washington, Napoleon, Abraham Lincoln, Gandhi, Emmeline Pankhurst, Winston Churchill, Adolf Hitler, Stalin, Martin Luther King, John F. Kennedy, Shirley Chrisholm, Nelson Mandela and many others have motivated, illuminated, uplifted and sometimes terrified those who heard them. This book contains over 50 momentous and thought provoking speeches from a wide range of historical eras and nations, and will both inspire readers and give them a greater understanding of the events of the time.
KEY SELLING POINTS

■ Over 50 of the most historically significant speeches in the world history, in their complete and original form. ■ Full introductions provide biographies of the speaker and set the historical context of each speech. ■ Stunning black and white photography dramatically illustrates these key figures and moments of history. ■ A facinating dip-in book and reference title, and an ideal high-quality gift for anyone interested in history or politics.
AUTHOR PROFILE

The Cambridge Editorial Partnership have produced a multitude of academic and educational titles in their 10-year history. Their reference team has researched and transcribed these speeches from original source material.
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