This completely revised and updated pocket edition includes speeches by those who have truly shaped the world, such as Napoleon Bonaparte and Nelson Mandela, Mohandas K Gandhi and Franklin D Roosevelt, Greta Thunberg and Mikhail Gorbachev, Nadia Murad and Oprah Winfrey. A biography of each speaker reveals how they came to stand at the crossroads of history, and each speech is accompanied by an introduction explaining its historical context and how it influenced the momentous events of the day - as well as those that followed.
  • Author: Quercus
  • Publisher: Quercus Publishing
  • Format: Paperback
  • Publication Date: 09/07/2020
  • ISBN: 9781529409550
  • B-Code: B051177
  • Pages: 352
  • Dimensions: 198x129mm