By Edward J. Lordan

This publication offers a ancient research of presidential rhetoric relating to struggle and examines the similarities, alterations, effectiveness, and ethics of the persuasive suggestions utilized by the White apartment throughout the historical past of the nation.

• provides ten case histories that learn the presidential rhetoric of the biggest wars within the nation's heritage, together with excerpts or complete speeches from ten American presidents

• Examines how the nationwide and foreign political atmosphere motivated the choice to go into the wars and the conversation suggestions used to introduce them

• strains the growth of presidential energy and media progress within the nation's historical past, in addition to the influence of those adjustments on presidential rhetoric

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