Cpy 1928, hardcover, no dustjacket, 390 pages plus 6 pages advertising. Notations inside front cover. Front and back hinges have loosened exposing netted cloth. Minor wear at corners and spine edges. SUBJECT: "winning orations given prior to 1928 by people who were distinguished in their field. Includes Professors, Congressmen, Lawyers, Governors, Clergyman, and Authors. The main value in this book lies in popular attitudes at the time they were written. TOPICS: The Liberal College (Harold Johnsrud); Is America Safe? (Frank S. Hodge, consequences of birth rate and unrestricted immigration on American civilization); The Yellow Peril (Glenn Ginn, Elimination by good will and closer relationships with the Orient); The Cycle of Civilization (Ching Ye Tang, China's need of western Civilization); Ropes (Stanford Clinton, Heredity and environment in its relation to crime); Crimes and the Criminal Court (Lyman S. Judson, An attack upon the farce of American justice and a plea for better criminal legislation); The Worth of the Jew (Norman Cawley, Jewish contributions to civilization); The Race problem; Intolerance; The Monroe Doctrine; and more.". Bookseller Inventory #
Title: 50 Orations That Have Won Prizes in Speaking...
Publisher: Noble and Noble
Publication Date: 1928
Book Condition: Very Good
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