Speeches of War and Peace: Concise Edition

Speeches of War and Peace: Concise Edition

by Larry Buttrose
     
 

Speeches of War and Peace is a collection of 59 of the greatest speeches of modern times: speeches that not only shaped and changed the world but also moved us to wage war and sue for peace. Many of these speeches are iconic sign posts in the passage of time with the recurring themes of war and peace, Abraham Lincoln's 'Gettysburg Address', Harry Truman's 'It

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Speeches of War and Peace is a collection of 59 of the greatest speeches of modern times: speeches that not only shaped and changed the world but also moved us to wage war and sue for peace. Many of these speeches are iconic sign posts in the passage of time with the recurring themes of war and peace, Abraham Lincoln's 'Gettysburg Address', Harry Truman's 'It is an Atomic Bomb', Ho Chi Minh's 'We Have Wrested Our Independence', Václav Havel's 'People, Your Government Has Returned to You!' Barack Obama's 'Our Spirit Is Stronger and Cannot Be Broken'. Others are relatively unknown, Emmeline Pankhurst's 'Our Civil War', William Faulkner's 'I Decline to Accept the End of Man', and Luísa Dias Diogo's, 'Where Women Have No Rights There Are No Human Rights'.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781741108682
Publisher:
New Holland Australia
Publication date:
07/10/2010
Series:
No Series
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

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