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The lost art of the great speech : how to write it, how to deliver it

Author: Richard Dowis
Publisher: New York : AMACOM, American Management Association, [2000]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
It's not all in the delivery. Here's expert guidance on how to write a dynamic speech.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Dowis, Richard, 1930-
The lost art of the great speech
New York : AMACOM, c2000.
(DLC) 99035742
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Dowis
ISBN: 9780814424896 0814424899 0585081255 9780585081250 9780814470541 0814470548
OCLC Number: 1162010863
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Preliminaries; Contents; Foreword; Chapter One: Opportunity Knocks; Chapter Two: Before You Speak; Chapter Three: Preparing to Write; Chapter Four: Outlining and Organizing; Chapter Five: Beginning Well; Chapter Six: The Best of References; Chapter Seven: Watch Your Language; Chapter Eight: Write It Right, Say It Right; Chapter Nine: ''Secrets'' of the Pros; Chapter Ten: Wisdom of the Ages; Chapter Eleven: Get Personal; Chapter Twelve: Statistics and Other Lies; Chapter Thirteen: Closing the Speech; Chapter Fourteen: ''I have the honor to present . . .'' Chapter Fifteen: More Than Words Can SayChapter Sixteen: The Final Stages; Chapter Seventeen: And So to Speak; Appendix A: An Editing Checklist for Speech Writers; Appendix B: Resources for Speakers and Speech Writers; Index
Responsibility: Richard Dowis.


Learn to give powerful speeches that capture an audience's attention and drive home a message. Lost Art of the Great Speech covers every essential element of a great speech, including outlining and  Read more...


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