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The Art of Public Speaking

Become a confident, effective public speaker

By Dale Carnegie, with J.B. Esenwein
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The Art of Public Speaking by Dale Carnegie, with J.B. Esenwein

The Art of Public Speaking (1915) remains one of the most popular and widely-read guides to making effective public speeches. Its approachable language and applicable tips have been turning would-be speech-givers into master orators for more than a century.

  • Aspiring public speakers
  • People who’ve experienced stage fright
  • Anyone trying to increase their influence

An American writer and lecturer, Dale Carnegie was a master of public speaking. He dedicated his career to improving the lives and abilities of his many readers and listeners. His other books include How to Win Friends and Influence People and How to Enjoy Your Life and Your Job.

J.B. Esenwein was an American academic and writer. He served as editor for multiple US publications and taught English at Pennsylvania Military College.

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