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American Rhetoric:  

Find speeches (audio, video and text) on all topics related to American history and culture.  Includes political speeches, movie speeches and more.

Vital Speeches of the Day

This  monthly publication of important public speeches and addresses from prominent figures cover topics including politics, government, business, education and more.  Search this publication back to the first issue in 1934 in Academic Search Complete.

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