History of Public Speaking in America

Hardcover | December 1, 1978

byRobert Tarbell Oliver

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This book traces the study of American oratory from the ministers of Colonial New England up to the time of Woodrow Wilson. Extensive attention is given to great public debates such as those between Webster and Hayne and Lincoln and Douglas. The public speaking of religious figures, lawyers, and social reformers, as well as statesmen, is discussed.

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This book traces the study of American oratory from the ministers of Colonial New England up to the time of Woodrow Wilson. Extensive attention is given to great public debates such as those between Webster and Hayne and Lincoln and Douglas. The public speaking of religious figures, lawyers, and social reformers, as well as statesmen, ...

Format:HardcoverDimensions:566 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:December 1, 1978Publisher:Greenwood Publishing Group

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ISBN - 10:0313211523

ISBN - 13:9780313211522

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