Speeches that Changed the World

Speeches that Changed the World

Author: Owen Collins

Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press

ISBN: 0664221491

Category: History

Page: 464

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From Moses' delivery of the Ten Commandments to Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" address in Washington, Speeches That Changed the World contains the inspiring words of the world's greatest orators. The defining moments of three thousand years of history are brought alive through the spoken words of the great leaders, religious and literary figures, politicians, and pioneering men and women who have shaped our world. Ideal as a reference tool, study companion for public speakers and students, or simply as a fascinating journey into the past, this memorable book captures the drama of history in the making.
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Pages: 400
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