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Daniel Webster and the Oratory of Civil Religion

Daniel Webster and the Oratory of Civil Religion

Author: Craig R. Smith

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ISBN: UOM:39015059251812

Category: History

Page: 300

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Annotation Daniel Webster (1782-1852) was a statesman and lawyer who embodied the golden age of oratory in America, mastering each of the major genres of public speaking of the time. This study examines Webster's career and how his great speeches and created a "civil religion" that moved citizens to true romantic patriotism.