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The Art of Speeches and Presentations: The Secrets of Making People Remember What You Say by Philip Collins

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BIBLIOGRAPHY

The library on rhetoric runs to many hundreds of volumes and I have limited this selection to its most recent additions and the indispensable classics.

Aristotle, The Art of Rhetoric, Penguin, 2004

Cannadine, David (ed.), Winston Churchill: Blood, Toil, Tears and Sweat: The Great Speeches, Penguin, 2007

Cicero, The Republic, The Laws, Oxford University Press, 1998

Clark, Tom (ed.), Great Speeches of the 20th Century, Preface, 2008

Cockcroft, Robert and Cockcroft, Susan, Persuading People, An Introduction to Rhetoric, Palgrave, 2005

Davies, Graham, The Presentation Coach, Bare Knuckle Brilliance for Every Presenter, Capstone, 2010

Empson, William, Seven Types of Ambiguity, Chatto and Windus, 1930

Heffer, Simon (ed.), Great British Speeches, Quercus, 2009

Heinrichs, Jay, Thank You for Arguing: What Aristotle, Eminem and Homer (Simpson) Can Teach Us About the Art of Persuasion, Allen Lane, 2008

Heller, Richard, High Impact Speeches, Pearson, 2003

Humes, James C., Confessions of a White House Ghost Writer, Regnery, 1977

Lancaster, Simon, Speech Writing: The Expert Guide, Robert Hale Ltd, 2010

Leith, Sam, You Talkin’ to Me?: Rhetoric from Aristotle to Obama, Profile, 2011

MacArthur, Brian (ed.), The Penguin Book of Twentieth Century Speeches, Penguin, 1999

MacArthur, Brian (ed.), The Penguin Book of Historic Speeches, Penguin, 2005

Orwell, George, The Collected Essays, Journalism and Letters, Volume 2, My Country Right or Left, 1940–1943, Martin Secker and Warburg, 1968 ...

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