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The art of public speaking : lessons from the greatest speeches in history / John R. Hale.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Great courses (Compact disc).
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette CD 808.51 HAL Discs 1-6 (Text) CD 31951004296783 Main Floor - Audiobooks Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette CD 808.51 HAL Guidebook (Text) Book 31951004296791 Main Floor - Audiobooks Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781598037012
  • ISBN: 9781490659398
  • Physical Description: 6 audio discs (6 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Chantilly, VA : Teaching Co., 2010.

Content descriptions

General Note:
12 lectures, 30 min. per lecture.
Subtitle from container and disc surface.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Course guidebook includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. Overcome obstacles: Demosthenes of Athens ; Practice your delivery : Patrick Henry -- Disc 2. Be yourself : Elizabeth I to her army ; Find your humorous voice : Will Rogers -- Disc 3. Make it a story : Marie Curie on discovery ; Use the power of three : Paul to his people -- DIsc 4. Build a logical case : Susan B. Anthony ; Paint pictures in words : Tecumseh on unity -- Disc 5. Focus on your audience : Gandhi on trial ; Share a vision : Martin Luther King's dream -- Disc 6. Change minds and hearts : Mark Antony ; Call for positive action : Lincoln at Gettysburg.
Participant or Performer Note:
Lecturer: John R. Hale, University of Louisville.
Summary, etc.:
Twelve lectures delivered by Professor John R. Hale of the University of Louisville in which he explores the greatest speeches in history and sets out practical tips that can be used for any public speaking situation.
System Details Note:
Compact discs.
Subject: Public speaking.
Speeches, addresses, etc. > Study and teaching.

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