History of Public Speaking in America by Robert Tarbell Oliver

History of Public Speaking in America

byRobert Tarbell Oliver

Hardcover | December 1, 1978

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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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Title:History of Public Speaking in AmericaFormat:HardcoverDimensions:566 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:December 1, 1978Publisher:Greenwood Publishing Group

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0313211523

ISBN - 13:9780313211522

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