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American History through Its Greatest Speeches [3 volumes]: A Documentary History of the United States

American History through Its Greatest Speeches [3 volumes]: A Documentary History of the United States (Hardback)

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What did America's greatest orators say regarding significant issues and concerns throughout United States history? This three-volume set examines hundreds of the most historically significant speeches from colonial times to the modern era, allowing readers to consider exactly what the speakers said-and to better understand the motivations behind each speech as well as the effect on the audiences that heard them.* Presents chronologically arranged entries that provide a documentary view of American history through the speeches that have shaped the United States* Includes background material that gives students primary texts to work with and helps them develop their critical reading, thinking, and writing skills* Supplies extensive background information that places each speech in its historical context

Essays & WritingEssays & JournalismHistory & PoliticsRegional & national historyHistory of the Americas Publisher: ABC-CLIO Publication Date: 05/12/2016 ISBN-13: 9781610699693  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Jolyon P. Girard, PhD, is professor emeritus at Cabrini University, Radnor, PA.Darryl Mace, PhD, is chair of history and political science at Cabrini University.Courtney Michelle Smith, PhD, is associate professor of history and political science and core curriculum director at Cabrini University.

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