Singapore-based online bookstore - 15 million titles - 7-day local delivery - trackable
Speeches That Defined the World
Hardcover - English

Speeches that Defined the World is a collection of the most potent and memorable speeches throughout history. These speeches highlight recurring themes such as politics and power, war and peace, civil rights and human rights. What they all have in common is the power to inspire - emotionally, politically and socially.

Many of history's greatest orators and pivotal moments are featured. These speeches shaped and changed the world. Different eras and many nations are represented, with several speeches from famous women - speeches of clarity and hope. Many historic names are featured - JFK, Martin Luther King, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, Mahatma Gandhi, Nelson Mandela, Margaret Thatcher, Aung Sun Suu Kyi and Hilary Clinton - but there are also lesser known orators who are remembered for making their mark on history too.

The passing of time allows many speeches to take on a deeper meaning and poignancy. Others have become an iconic part of history. The greatest speeches in history are featured in Speeches that Influenced the World.

Speeches include:

  • Franklin D. Roosevelt, 'The Only Thing We have to Fear', 1933
  • Winston Churchill, 'Our Finest Hour' 1940
  • Mahatma Gandhi, 'Quit India' 1942
  • Martin Luther King, 'I Have a Dream' 1963
  • Margaret Thatcher, 'This Woman's Not For Turning', 1984
  • David Lange, 'Nuclear Weapons Are Indefensible', 1985
  • Kevin Rudd, Apology to Australia's Indigenous Peoples', 2008

S$ 73.89
S$ 60.51
Local courier delivery with tracking number
SCHOOL & CORPORATE ORDERS
Special Order ()
Special Order items are usually fulfilled in 3-5 weeks. Cannot combine other item(s) in one order.
Quick, local delivery
Books at your doorstep within 5-8 working days
Peace of mind
Books sent via local courier with tracking numbers, no missing package
Flat delivery fee
Single delivery fee for any books purchased. Save more when buying more books
Competitive prices
Lowest price on most books in Singapore, all 10 million titles
Care for your books
Books sent with thick bubble wrap for protection. We're serious about book condition

ADDITIONAL INFO

ISBN
1742578888
EAN
9781742578880
Publisher
Publication Date
01/11/2016
Pages
288
Dimension
23.50cm x 18.11cm x 1.78cm
Age Group
NA to NA
Grades
Not Applicable to Not Applicable
Lexile Level
0
Award
About Author







Categories
Also Available In