Join our mailing list!
(Your shopping cart is empty)
Diane Publishing Books
Eloquence of Frederick Jackson Turner
Ronald H. Carpenter (au). In reading history, people often form attitudes which affect their future actions. Historians thus have the opportunity to persuade & influence a wide audience. Frederick Jackson Turner was particularly persuasive, largely because of his eloquent style. This study of Turnerís rhetoric reveals the ways in which he influenced a broad spectrum of Americans & the means by which he did so. Letters to Turner, to his family, & other primary source material are analyzed & his oratorical career is also described in detail from his high school experiences to his univ. activities. The influence of Robert M. La Follette is treated in some detail. Examples of Turnerís oratory includes: ďThe Power of the Press.Ē
Around the American Table: Treasured Recipes & Food Traditions from the American Cookery Collections of the New York Public Library
Secret World of the Spy: Stories of Espionage, Deception & Discovery
Gershwin in His Time: A Biographical Scrapbook, 1919-1937
Itís Never Too Late to Get Rich: Secrets of Building a Nest Egg at Any Age
Calendars & Constellations of the Ancient World
Share your knowledge of this product with other customers...
Be the first to write a review
Diane Publishing Co
PO Box 617
Darby, PA 19023-0617
Become an Affiliate
Send Us Feedback
Copyright ï¿½ 2004 Diane Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.