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Product Description: Covering material as diverse as curse tablets, coins, tattoos, and legal decrees, Deborah Steiner explores the reception of writing in archaic and classical Greece. She moves beyond questions concerning ancient literacy and the origins of the Greek alphabet to examine representations of writing in the myths and imaginative literature of the period...read more

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9780691632018 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $102.50 | About this edition: Covering material as diverse as curse tablets, coins, tattoos, and legal decrees, Deborah Steiner explores the reception of writing in archaic and classical Greece.
9780691032382 | Princeton Univ Pr, March 1, 1994, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Covering material as diverse as curse tablets, coins, tattoos, and legal decrees, Deborah Steiner explores the reception of writing in archaic and classical Greece.

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9780691602547 | Princeton Univ Pr, March 8, 2015, cover price $40.95 | About this edition: Covering material as diverse as curse tablets, coins, tattoos, and legal decrees, Deborah Steiner explores the reception of writing in archaic and classical Greece.

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Product Description: Although numerous scholars have studied Late Republican humor, this is the first book to examine its social and political context. Anthony Corbeill maintains that political abuse exercised real powers of persuasion over Roman audiences and he demonstrates how public humor both creates and enforces a society's norms...read more

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9780691631776 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $94.95 | About this edition: Although numerous scholars have studied Late Republican humor, this is the first book to examine its social and political context.
9780691027395 | Princeton Univ Pr, October 1, 1996, cover price $57.50 | About this edition: Although numerous scholars have studied Late Republican humor, this is the first book to examine its social and political context.

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9780691602233 | Princeton Univ Pr, March 8, 2015, cover price $37.95 | About this edition: Although numerous scholars have studied Late Republican humor, this is the first book to examine its social and political context.

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Product Description: Who's Who in Nazi Germany looks at the individuals who influenced every aspect of life in Nazi Germany. It covers a representative cross-section of German society from 1933-1945, and includes:* Nazi Party leaders; SS, Wehrmacht and Gestapo personalities; civil service and diplomatic personnel* industrialists, churchmen, intellectuals, artists, entertainers and sports personalities* resistance leaders, political dissidents, critics and victims of the regime* extensive biographical information on each figure extending into the post-war period* analysis of their role and significance in Nazi Germany* an accessible, easy to use A-Z layout* a glossary and comprehensive bibliography...read more

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9781138171558, titled "Who's Who in Nazi Germany" | 3 revised edition (Routledge, April 27, 2016), cover price $165.00 | About this edition: Who's Who in Nazi Germany looks at the individuals who influenced every aspect of life in Nazi Germany.
9780415127233, titled "Who's Who in Nazi Germany" | 2 sub edition (Routledge, October 1, 1995), cover price $66.95 | About this edition: This text examines most significant individuals who influenced every aspect of life in Nazi Germany, both in support of and against the regime.
9780517460030, titled "Who's Who in Nazi Germany" | Outlet, September 1, 1982, cover price $3.99 | About this edition: Who's Who in Nazi Germany looks at the individuals who influenced every aspect of life in Nazi Germany.

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9780415260381, titled "Who's Who in Nazi Germany" | 3 sub edition (Routledge, November 1, 2001), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Who's Who in Nazi Germany looks at the individuals who influenced every aspect of life in Nazi Germany.
9780415118880, titled "Who's Who in Nazi Germany" | Routledge, December 1, 1995, cover price $29.95 | also contains The Politics of Resentment: A Genealogy | About this edition: Who's Who in Nazi Germany looks at the individuals who influenced every aspect of life in Nazi Germany.

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Product Description: This collection examines the forces and factors affecting rhetoric, writing, and communication expectations in the nations of the former Soviet Union and the Eastern Bloc. The entries in this collection focus on four interconnected topics or contexts influencing rhetorical expectations and writing practices in these countries...read more
By Kirk St. Amant (editor) and Pavel Zemliansky (editor)

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9781498523370 | Lexington Books, April 8, 2016, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: This collection examines the forces and factors affecting rhetoric, writing, and communication expectations in the nations of the former Soviet Union and the Eastern Bloc.

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Product Description: An entertaining history of great oratory." -- New YorkerIn Words Like Loaded Pistols, Sam Leith traces the art of persuasion, beginning in ancient Syracuse and taking us on detours as varied and fascinating as Elizabethan England, Milton's Satanic realm, the Springfield of Abraham Lincoln and the Springfield of Homer Simpson...read more

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9780465031054 | Basic Books, May 1, 2012, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Rhetoric is all around us.

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9780465096190 | Reprint edition (Basic Books, April 26, 2016), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: An entertaining history of great oratory.

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Product Description: Genocide represents one of the deadliest scourges of the human experience. Communication practices provide the key missing ingredient toward preventing and ending this intensely symbolic activity. The Rhetoric of Genocide: Death as a Text reveals how strategic communication silences make this tragedy probable, and how a greater social ethic for communication openness repels and ends this great evil...read more

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9780739182055 | Lexington Books, June 18, 2014, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: Genocide represents one of the deadliest scourges of the human experience.

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9780739195321 | Reprint edition (Lexington Books, February 29, 2016), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Genocide represents one of the deadliest scourges of the human experience.

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Product Description: How do leading Democratic Party figures strive to communicate with and influence their audience? Why have some proven more successful than others in advancing their ideological arguments? How do orators seek to connect with different audiences in different settings such as the Senate, conventions and through the media? This thoroughly researched and highly readable collection comprehensively evaluates these questions as well as providing an extensive interrogation of the political and intellectual significance of oratory and rhetoric in the Democratic Party...read more
By Robert Lehrman (editor)

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9781137509024 | Palgrave Macmillan, January 6, 2016, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: How do leading Democratic Party figures strive to communicate with and influence their audience?

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Product Description: By the spring of 1970, Americans were frustrated by continuing war in Vietnam and turmoil in the inner cities. Students on American college campuses opposed the war in growing numbers and joined with other citizens in ever-larger public demonstrations against the war...read more

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9780271065861, titled "Posters for Peace: Visual Rhetoric & Civic Action" | Pennsylvania State Univ Pr, May 4, 2015, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: By the spring of 1970, Americans were frustrated by continuing war in Vietnam and turmoil in the inner cities.

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9780271065878, titled "Posters for Peace: Visual Rhetoric & Civic Action" | Pennsylvania State Univ Pr, November 5, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: By the spring of 1970, Americans were frustrated by continuing war in Vietnam and turmoil in the inner cities.

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Product Description: The sharp wit of these quotes and quips will help anyone befuddled by the murky world of politics "History will be kind to me for I intend to write it."  —Winston Churchill   "Britain has invented a new missile. It’s called the civil servant...read more

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9781849536769 | Summersdale Pub Ltd, November 1, 2015, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: The sharp wit of these quotes and quips will help anyone befuddled by the murky world of politics "History will be kind to me for I intend to write it.
9781849531887 | Summersdale Pub Ltd, October 1, 2012, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Luckily, politicians are sometimes as good at raising a laugh as they are raising taxes"A politician is a person who approaches every subject with an open mouth.

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9780425140475, titled "Blood Work" | Berkley Pub Group, January 1, 1994, cover price $4.99 | also contains Blood Work | About this edition: Dr.

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Product Description: American Political Rhetoric is the only reader for introductory classes in American politics, government, and political communication designed to explore fundamental political principles through examples of political rhetoric ranging from the founding to today...read more

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9781442232198 | 7 edition (Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, November 9, 2015), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: American Political Rhetoric is the only reader for introductory classes in American politics, government, and political communication designed to explore fundamental political principles through examples of political rhetoric ranging from the founding to today.

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Product Description: Treating rhetoric and symbols as central rather than peripheral to politics, Lisa Wedeen’s groundbreaking book offers a compelling counterargument to those who insist that politics is primarily about material interests and the groups advocating for them...read more

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9780226877877 | Univ of Chicago Pr, June 15, 1999, cover price $72.00 | About this edition: In Syria, the image of President Hafiz al-Asad is everywhere.

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9780226333373 | Reissue edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, September 9, 2015), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Treating rhetoric and symbols as central rather than peripheral to politics, Lisa Wedeen’s groundbreaking book offers a compelling counterargument to those who insist that politics is primarily about material interests and the groups advocating for them.
9780226877884 | Univ of Chicago Pr, June 15, 1999, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: In Syria, the image of President Hafiz al-Asad is everywhere.
9780515124682, titled "Longarm and the Kansas Jailbird" | Jove Pubns, March 1, 1999, cover price $4.99 | also contains Longarm and the Kansas Jailbird | About this edition: U.
9780061000157, titled "House of Cards" | Reprint edition (Harpercollins, April 1, 1990), cover price $4.95 | also contains House of Cards
9780061000256, titled "America's Most Wanted: How Television Catches Crooks" | Harpercollins, March 1, 1990, cover price $4.95 | also contains America''s Most Wanted: How Television Catches Crooks | About this edition: Goes behind the scenes of 'America's Most Wanted,' describing how a television programming decision became a crime-fighting phenomenon, involving millions of viewers in weekly manhunts

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Product Description: The Rhetorical Invention of America's National Security State examines the rhetoric and discourse produced by, and constitutive of, America's national security state. Hasian, Lawson, and McFarlane illustrate the importance of rhetoric to the expansion of the American national security state in the post-9/11 era through their examination of the global war on terrorism, enhanced interrogation techniques, drone crew stress, activities of Edward Snowden, rise of Special Forces, and popular representations of counterterrorism...read more

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9781498505086 | Lexington Books, July 29, 2015, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: The Rhetorical Invention of America's National Security State examines the rhetoric and discourse produced by, and constitutive of, America's national security state.

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Product Description: The sixth edition of the highly successful The City Reader juxtaposes the very best classic and contemporary writings on the city to provide the comprehensive mapping of the terrain of Urban Studies and Planning old and new. The City Reader is the anchor volume in the Routledge Urban Reader Series and is now integrated with all ten other titles in the series...read more
By Frederic Stout (editor)

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9780415556644, titled "City Reader" | 5th edition (Routledge, March 3, 2011), cover price $235.00 | About this edition: The fifth edition of the highly successful City Reader juxtaposes the best classic and contemporary writings on the city.
9780415770835 | 4th edition (Routledge, June 30, 2007), cover price $200.00 | About this edition: The fourth edition of the highly successful The City Reader brings together the very best of publications on the city.
9780415271721 | 3 edition (Routledge, August 1, 2003), cover price $240.00 | About this edition: The third edition of the highly successful The City Reader juxtaposes the very best of publications on the city.
9780415190701 | Routledge, November 1, 1999, cover price $200.00 | also contains Clinical Approach to Renal Diseases in Diabetes | About this edition: This second edition of "The City Reader" brings together writing on the city.
9780415119009 | Routledge, May 1, 1996, cover price $90.00 | also contains Voting Deliberatively: FDR and the 1936 Presidential Campaign | About this edition: An anthology of essential works on Urban Studies and Planning for students, practitioners, and anyone in the world who is fascinated by cities.
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9780415556651 | 5th edition (Routledge, February 22, 2011), cover price $79.95 | About this edition: The fifth edition of the highly successful City Reader juxtaposes the best classic and contemporary writings on the city.
9780415770842 | 4th edition (Routledge, June 30, 2007), cover price $76.95 | About this edition: The fourth edition of the highly successful The City Reader brings together the very best of publications on the city.
9780415271738 | 3 edition (Routledge, August 1, 2003), cover price $71.95 | About this edition: The third edition of the highly successful The City Reader juxtaposes the very best of publications on the city.
9789990100198 | 3 edition (Routledge, August 1, 2003), cover price $0.02
9780415190718 | Routledge, November 1, 1999, cover price $51.95 | also contains Clinical Methods & Interpretation in Medicine | About this edition: The second edition of The City Reader brings together the very best writing on the city.
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Product Description: Rhetoric is among the most important and least understood elements of presidential leadership. Presidents have always wielded rhetoric as one tool of governance—and that rhetoric was always intended to facilitate political ends, such as image building, persuasion of the mass public, and inter-branch government persuasion...read more

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9781412856812 | Transaction Pub, September 1, 2015, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Rhetoric is among the most important and least understood elements of presidential leadership.

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9781412856133 | Transaction Pub, September 1, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Rhetoric is among the most important and least understood elements of presidential leadership.

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A humorous compilation of the buzzwords, soundbites, and doublespeak commonly used by politicians features more than one thousand entries accompanied by definitions, commentary, and examples of usage. Original.

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9780440212416, titled "The Power of Babble: The Politician's Dictionary of Buzzwords and Doubletalk for Every Occasion" | Dell Pub Co, July 1, 1992, cover price $5.99 | also contains The Power of Babble: The Politician''s Dictionary of Buzzwords and Doubletalk for Every Occasion | About this edition: A humorous compilation of the buzzwords, soundbites, and doublespeak commonly used by politicians features more than one thousand entries accompanied by definitions, commentary, and examples of usage.

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Product Description: In the days and weeks following the tragic 2011 shooting of nineteen Arizonans, including congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, there were a number of public discussions about the role that rhetoric might have played in this horrific event...read more

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9780271067100 | Pennsylvania State Univ Pr, May 29, 2015, cover price $89.95 | About this edition: In the days and weeks following the tragic 2011 shooting of nineteen Arizonans, including congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, there were a number of public discussions about the role that rhetoric might have played in this horrific event.
9780405122118, titled "From the Wright Brothers to the Astronauts" | Ayer Co Pub, June 1, 1979, cover price $30.95 | also contains From the Wright Brothers to the Astronauts

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9780271066646 | Pennsylvania State Univ Pr, May 29, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: In the days and weeks following the tragic 2011 shooting of nineteen Arizonans, including congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, there were a number of public discussions about the role that rhetoric might have played in this horrific event.
9780415118880, titled "Who's Who in Nazi Germany" | Routledge, December 1, 1995, cover price $29.95 | also contains Who''s Who in Nazi Germany | About this edition: Who's Who in Nazi Germany looks at the individuals who influenced every aspect of life in Nazi Germany.

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Product Description: Writing against Racial Injury recalls the story of Asian American student rhetoric at the site of language and literacy education in post-1960s California.  What emerged in the Asian American movement was a recurrent theme in U.S...read more

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9780822963622 | Univ of Pittsburgh Pr, June 30, 2015, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Writing against Racial Injury recalls the story of Asian American student rhetoric at the site of language and literacy education in post-1960s California.

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Product Description: The 1932 election of Franklin Delano Roosevelt seemed to hold the promise of Democratic domination for years to come. However, leading up to the 1936 election, persistent economic problems, a controversial domestic agenda, and the perception of a weak foreign policy were chipping away at public support...read more

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9780271066479 | Pennsylvania State Univ Pr, April 20, 2015, cover price $64.95 | About this edition: The 1932 election of Franklin Delano Roosevelt seemed to hold the promise of Democratic domination for years to come.
9780415119009, titled "The City Reader" | Routledge, May 1, 1996, cover price $90.00 | also contains The City Reader | About this edition: An anthology of essential works on Urban Studies and Planning for students, practitioners, and anyone in the world who is fascinated by cities.

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Product Description: Much of the political polarization that grips the United States is rooted in the so-called culture wars, and no topic defines this conflict better than the often contentious and sometimes violent debate over abortion rights. In Sign of Pathology, Nathan Stormer reframes our understanding of this conflict by examining the medical literature on abortion from the 1800s to the 1960s...read more

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9780271065557, titled "Sign of Pathology: U.S. Medical Rhetoric on Abortion, 1800s-1960s" | Pennsylvania State Univ Pr, March 18, 2015, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: Much of the political polarization that grips the United States is rooted in the so-called culture wars, and no topic defines this conflict better than the often contentious and sometimes violent debate over abortion rights.

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Product Description: Based on a selection of 30 election campaign speeches during Obama's first run for the American presidency in 2008, this book investigates the Democratic presidential candidate's much celebrated rhetoric from a cognitive semantics point of view.

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9781137471581 | Palgrave Macmillan, January 16, 2015, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: Based on a selection of 30 election campaign speeches during Obama's first run for the American presidency in 2008, this book investigates the Democratic presidential candidate's much celebrated rhetoric from a cognitive semantics point of view.

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Product Description: While the debates between Abraham Lincoln and Stephen A. Douglas are undoubtedly the most celebrated in American history, they may also be the most consequential as well. For the issues so fiercely debated in 1858 were about various interrelated aspects of one momentous, nation-threatening issue: slavery...read more
By Douglas L. Wilson (editor)

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9780252033551 | Univ of Illinois Pr, August 22, 2008, cover price $37.00 | About this edition: While the debates between Abraham Lincoln and Stephen A.

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Product Description: An African Athens offers an analysis of a new ecology of rhetoric--the reshaping of a nation into a democracy through rhetorical means. Author Philippe-Joseph Salazar provides a general view of issues as they have taken shape in the apartheid and post-apartheid South African experience, presenting the country as a remarkable stage for playing out the great themes of public deliberation and the rise of postmodern rhetorical democracy...read more

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9780805833416 | Routledge, February 1, 2002, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: An African Athens offers an analysis of a new ecology of rhetoric--the reshaping of a nation into a democracy through rhetorical means.

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9781138811898 | Routledge, December 22, 2014, cover price $51.95 | About this edition: An African Athens offers an analysis of a new ecology of rhetoric--the reshaping of a nation into a democracy through rhetorical means.

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9780585395197 | Routledge, March 15, 2002, cover price $59.95
9781410602879 | Routledge, March 15, 2002, cover price $100.00

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Product Description: Citizens, political theorists, and politicians alike insist that political or partisan motives get in the way of real democracy. Real democracy, we are convinced, is embodied by an ability to form collective judgments in the interest of the whole...read more

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9780739150627 | 1 edition (Lexington Books, October 18, 2012), cover price $80.00 | About this edition: Citizens, political theorists, and politicians alike insist that political or partisan motives get in the way of real democracy.

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9780739197684 | Reprint edition (Lexington Books, June 10, 2014), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Citizens, political theorists, and politicians alike insist that political or partisan motives get in the way of real democracy.

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Product Description: Pub Date: 2014-04-24 Pages: 384 Language: English Publisher: HarperCollins Inspired by true events. The Girl Who Came Home is the poignant story of a group of Irish emigrants aboard RMS Titanic-a seamless blend of fact and fiction that explores the tragedy's impact and its lasting repercussions on survivors and their descendants...read more

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9780313267666, titled "Cold War Rhetoric: Strategy, Metaphor, and Ideology" | Greenwood Pub Group, July 1, 1990, cover price $49.95 | also contains Cold War Rhetoric: Strategy, Metaphor, and Ideology | About this edition: Cold War Rhetoric is the first book in twenty years to bring a sustained rhetorical critique to bear on central texts of the Cold War.

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9780062316868 | William Morrow & Co, April 1, 2014, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Pub Date: 2014-04-24 Pages: 384 Language: English Publisher: HarperCollins Inspired by true events.

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Product Description: Presidents have long invoked electoral mandates to justify the use of executive power. In Delivering the People’s Message, Julia R. Azari draws on an original dataset of more than 1,500 presidential communications, as well as primary documents from six presidential libraries, to systematically examine choices made by presidents ranging from Herbert Hoover in 1928 to Barack Obama during his 2008 election...read more

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9780801452246 | Cornell Univ Pr, April 1, 2014, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Presidents have long invoked electoral mandates to justify the use of executive power.

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