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American Speeches

Political Oratory from the Revolution to the Civil War

€ 37.95

Collects the unabridged texts of important speeches, including Patrick Henry`s "liberty or death" speech, women`s rights speeches by Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and Grover Cleveland`s address dedicating the Statue of Liberty.


Taal / Language : English

Inhoudsopgave:
James Otis: Argument Against Writs of Assistance
Boston, February 24, 1761
1(5)
John Hancock: Oration on the Boston Massacre
Boston, March 5, 1774
6(12)
Patrick Henry: Speech in the Virginia Convention
Richmond, March 23, 1775
18(4)
George Washington: Speech to Officers of the Continental Army
Newburgh, N.Y., March 15, 1783
22(5)
Benjamin Franklin: Speech at the Conclusion of the Constitutional Convention
Philadelphia, September 17, 1787
27(2)
Patrick Henry: Speech in Virginia Ratifying Convention
Richmond, June 4, 1788
29(3)
George Washington: First Inaugural Address
New York City, April 30, 1789
32(4)
Red Jacket: Reply to President Washington
Philadelphia, March 31, 1792
36(6)
Henry Lee: Eulogy on George Washington
Philadelphia, December 26, 1799
42(8)
Thomas Jefferson: First Inaugural Address
Washington, D.C., March 4, 1801
50(5)
Alexander Hamilton: Remarks on the Repeal of the Judiciary Act
New York City, February 11, 1802
55(3)
John Randolph: Speech in Congress Against Non-Importation
Washington, D.C., March 5, 1806
58(25)
Henry Clay: Speech in Congress on the War of 1812
Washington, D.C., January 8-9, 1813
83(23)
Daniel Webster: Address at the Laying of the Cornerstone of the Bunker Hill Monument
Boston, June 17, 1825
106(19)
William Wirt: Eulogy on John Adams and Thomas Jefferson
Washington, D.C., October 19, 1826
125(43)
Frances Wright: Fourth of July Address
New Harmony, Indiana, July 4, 1828
168(10)
Andrew Jackson: First Inaugural Address
Washington, D.C., March 4, 1829
178(4)
Daniel Webster: Second Reply to Hayne
Washington, D.C., January 26--27, 1830
182(73)
Andrew Jackson: Second Inaugural Address
Washington, D.C., March 4, 1833
255(4)
Ely Moore: Address to the General Trades` Union
New York City, December 2, 1833
259(18)
Thomas Hart Benton: Speech in the Senate on Expunging the Censure of President Jackson
Washington, D.C., January 12, 1837
277(16)
John C. Calhoun: Speech in the Senate on Antislavery Petitions
Washington, D.C., February 6, 1837
293(7)
Wendell Phillips: The Murder of Lovejoy
Boston, December 8, 1837
300(8)
Angelina Grimke Weld: Antislavery Speech at Pennsylvania Hall
Philadelphia, May 16, 1838
308(6)
Henry Highland Garnet: Address to the Slaves of the United States of America
Buffalo, N.Y., August 21, 1843
314(8)
Abraham Lincoln: Speech in Congress on the War with Mexico
Washington, D.C., January 12, 1848
322(11)
Elizabeth Cady Stanton: Address to Woman`s Rights Convention
Seneca Falls, N.Y., July 19, 1848
333(21)
Theodore Parker: The Political Destination of America and the Signs of the Times
1848
354(33)
Henry Clay: Speech in the Senate on Compromise Resolutions
Washington, D.C., February 5--6, 1850
387(68)
John C. Calhoun: Speech in the Senate on Compromise Resolutions
Washington, D.C., March 4, 1850
455(28)
Daniel Webster: Speech in the Senate on Compromise Resolutions
Washington, D.C., March 7, 1850
483(41)
Sojourner Truth: Speech to Woman`s Rights Convention
Akron, Ohio, May 29, 1851
524(2)
Frederick Douglass: What to the Slave Is the 4th of July?
Rochester, N.Y., July 5, 1852
526(27)
Charles Sumner: The Crime Against Kansas
Washington, D.C., May 19--20, 1856
553(81)
Abraham Lincoln: ``House Divided`` Speech
Springfield, Illinois, June 16, 1858
634(9)
William Seward: The Irrepressible Conflict
Rochester, N.Y., October 25, 1858
643(15)
Carl Schurz: True Americanism
Boston, April 18, 1859
658(20)
John Brown: Speech to the Court
Charlestown, Virginia, November 2, 1859
678(2)
Abraham Lincoln: Address at Cooper Institute
New York City, February 27, 1860
680(20)
Jefferson Davis: Farewell Address in the Senate
Washington, D.C., January 21, 1861
700(5)
Abraham Lincoln: Speech at Independence Hall
Philadelphia, February 22, 1861
705(2)
Abraham Lincoln: First Inaugural Address
Washington, D.C., March 4, 1861
707(10)
Alexander Stephens: ``Corner-Stone`` Speech
Savannah, Georgia, March 21, 1861
717(15)
Abraham Lincoln: Address at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
November 19, 1863
732(1)
Abraham Lincoln: Second Inaugural Address
Washington, D.C., March 4, 1865
733(4)
Biographical Notes 737(14)
Note on the Texts 751(5)
Notes 756(44)
Index 800
Extra informatie: 
Hardback
850 pagina's
Januari 2006
535 gram
203 x 133 x 25 mm
Library of America gb

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