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The Resource I dare say : inside stories of the world's most powerful speeches, Ferdie Addis

I dare say : inside stories of the world's most powerful speeches, Ferdie Addis

Label
I dare say : inside stories of the world's most powerful speeches
Title
I dare say
Title remainder
inside stories of the world's most powerful speeches
Statement of responsibility
Ferdie Addis
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
808.85
Index
index present
LC call number
PN6122
LC item number
.I22 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1983-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Addis, Ferdie
  • Reader's Digest Association
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Speeches, addresses, etc
  • World history
  • World politics
Label
I dare say : inside stories of the world's most powerful speeches, Ferdie Addis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 164-166) and index
Contents
Introduction -- 8th-1st centuries BC / the classical orators -- c. AD 26 The Sermon on the Mount / Jesus of Nazareth -- 1096 The Council of Clermont / Pope Urban II -- 1653 Dismissing the rump of Parliament / Oliver Cromwell -- 1794 The political philosophy of terror / Maximilien Robespierre -- 1796 Farewell address / George Washington -- 1814 Farewell to the Old Guard / Napoleon Bonaparte -- 1851 Ar'n't I a woman? / Sojourner Truth -- 1863 The Gettysburg address / Abraham Lincoln -- 1877 I will fight no more forever / Chief Joseph -- 1913 Freedom or death? / Emmeline Pankhurst -- 1916 There is no salvation for India / Mohandas Gandhi -- 1918 The Fourteen Points / Woodrow Wilson -- 1925 Scopes trial / Clarence Darrow and William Jennings Bryan -- 1939 Farewell to baseball / Lou Gehrig -- 1939 First soldier of the German Reich / Adolf Hitler -- 1940 Three wartime speeches / Winston Churchill -- 1941 Anniversary celebration of the October Revolution / Joseph Stalin -- 1941 A date which will live in infamy / Franklin Delano Roosevelt -- 1944 Speech before D-Day / George S. Patton -- 1947 A tryst with destiny / Jawaharlal Nehru -- 1949 The Chinese people have stood up / Mao Zedong -- 1960 Wind of change / Harold Macmillan -- 1961 Inaugural address / John F. Kennedy -- 1963 I have a dream / Martin Luther King, Jr. -- 1974 Today I am an inquisitor / Barbara Jordan -- 1987 Tear down this wall / Ronald Reagan -- 1990 Freedom from fear / Aung San Suu Kyi -- 1992 A whisper of AIDS / Mary Fisher -- 1994 Let freedom reign / Nelson Mandela -- 1995 Women's rights are human rights / Hillary Rodham Clinton -- 1996 American family values / Christopher Reeve -- 2001 Declaration of war on the United States / Osama bin Laden -- 2002 The axis of evil / George W. Bush -- 2008 Victory speech / Barack Obama
Control code
ocn759173567
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
175 p.
Isbn
9781606524701
Lccn
2011049491
System control number
(OCoLC)759173567
Label
I dare say : inside stories of the world's most powerful speeches, Ferdie Addis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 164-166) and index
Contents
Introduction -- 8th-1st centuries BC / the classical orators -- c. AD 26 The Sermon on the Mount / Jesus of Nazareth -- 1096 The Council of Clermont / Pope Urban II -- 1653 Dismissing the rump of Parliament / Oliver Cromwell -- 1794 The political philosophy of terror / Maximilien Robespierre -- 1796 Farewell address / George Washington -- 1814 Farewell to the Old Guard / Napoleon Bonaparte -- 1851 Ar'n't I a woman? / Sojourner Truth -- 1863 The Gettysburg address / Abraham Lincoln -- 1877 I will fight no more forever / Chief Joseph -- 1913 Freedom or death? / Emmeline Pankhurst -- 1916 There is no salvation for India / Mohandas Gandhi -- 1918 The Fourteen Points / Woodrow Wilson -- 1925 Scopes trial / Clarence Darrow and William Jennings Bryan -- 1939 Farewell to baseball / Lou Gehrig -- 1939 First soldier of the German Reich / Adolf Hitler -- 1940 Three wartime speeches / Winston Churchill -- 1941 Anniversary celebration of the October Revolution / Joseph Stalin -- 1941 A date which will live in infamy / Franklin Delano Roosevelt -- 1944 Speech before D-Day / George S. Patton -- 1947 A tryst with destiny / Jawaharlal Nehru -- 1949 The Chinese people have stood up / Mao Zedong -- 1960 Wind of change / Harold Macmillan -- 1961 Inaugural address / John F. Kennedy -- 1963 I have a dream / Martin Luther King, Jr. -- 1974 Today I am an inquisitor / Barbara Jordan -- 1987 Tear down this wall / Ronald Reagan -- 1990 Freedom from fear / Aung San Suu Kyi -- 1992 A whisper of AIDS / Mary Fisher -- 1994 Let freedom reign / Nelson Mandela -- 1995 Women's rights are human rights / Hillary Rodham Clinton -- 1996 American family values / Christopher Reeve -- 2001 Declaration of war on the United States / Osama bin Laden -- 2002 The axis of evil / George W. Bush -- 2008 Victory speech / Barack Obama
Control code
ocn759173567
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
175 p.
Isbn
9781606524701
Lccn
2011049491
System control number
(OCoLC)759173567

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