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Power in Words: The Stories behind Barack Obama's Speeches, from the State House to the White House

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Whatever his ratings, Obama remains personally popular, widely acknowledged for his soaring oratory. His words were one of the lasting legacies of his presidential campaign and are proving to be among his most effective governing weapons.

In Power in Words, distinguished historian and civil rights activist Mary Frances Berry and former presidential speechwriter Josh Gotth
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Hardcover, 304 pages
Published October 12th 2010 by Beacon Press (first published January 1st 2010)
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Kaitlyn
Jan 06, 2011 Kaitlyn rated it it was amazing
The book did take a little while to get through. The commentary was a bit drawn out. But I did enjoy reading the speeches and being able to look at 18 of them and see the development of the message and his vision. Very interesting.
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Apr 19, 2012 Terri Jacobson rated it really liked it
A powerful look at Barack Obama's political rhetoric. An analysis of his amazing oratorical skill.
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