Barack Obama Speeches (Leather-bound Classics) (Hardcover)
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This handsome leather-bound volume features 85 of Barack Obama’s most influential and impactful speeches—spanning more than a decade from his time in the Senate to his final day in the presidency.
Hailed as one of the greatest orators of modern times, former President Barack Obama has inspired millions through his speeches. This gorgeous collection—a hearty 704 pages, in a timeless leather-bound edition with a foil-stamped cover and gilded edges—provides a comprehensive look at how Obama’s message of hope and change evolved from before his presidency until his last day in office. Today more than ever, these speeches resonate with optimism and keen insights that people of all viewpoints and political backgrounds can appreciate and learn from. Pieces include…
- Pre-presidential speeches that signified Obama as a rising star.
- Speeches from some of the most important events of his presidency.
- His first and second inaugural addresses, all of his State of the Union addresses, and his moving 2017 farewell speech.
- Dozens more, covering the greatest issues facing the United States and the world.
About the Author
Barack Obama (born 1961) served as the 44th president of the United States from 2009 to 2017.
Ken Mondschein is a college professor, scholar, fencing master, jouster, and author with expertise in subjects ranging from medieval history to contemporary politics. He was a Fulbright scholar to France, received his PhD in history from Fordham University and is certified as a master of historical fencing by the US Fencing Coaches' Association. His work includes history, fencing, introductions to works of classic literature, and other projects.