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Frederick Douglass : oratory from slavery

Author: David B Chesebrough
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1998.
Series: Great American orators, no. 26.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Frederick Douglass was one of the great 19th-century American orators and an important spokesman for African Americans. This book traces the development of his rhetorical skills, discusses the effect  Read more...

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Named Person: Frederick Douglass; Frederick Douglass; Frederick Douglass; Frederick Douglass; Frederick Douglass
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David B Chesebrough
ISBN: 0313302871 9780313302879
OCLC Number: 37353941
Description: xviii, 176 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Series Foreword / Bernard K. Duffy and Halford R. Ryan --
pt. I. The Development of an Orator. 1. The Years of Slavery (1818-1837). 2. The Prewar Years of Freedom (1838-1861). 3. The War Years (1861-1865). 4. The Postwar Years (1865-1895) --
pt. II. Rhetorical Techniques and Speeches. 5. Rhetorical Techniques. 6. Speeches. "What to the Slave Is the Fourth of July?" (1852). "Negroes and the National War Effort" (1863). "The Lessons of the Hour" (1894).
Series Title: Great American orators, no. 26.
Responsibility: David B. Chesebrough.

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