Speechwright : an insider's take on political rhetoric / William F. Gavin.

For almost thirty years, William F. Gavin wrote speeches at the highest levels of government. Speechwright is his insider's view of politics, a shrewd critique of presidential and congressional rhetoric, and a personal look at the political leaders for whom he wrote speeches. While serving Pres...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Gavin, William F., (Author)
Format: Book
Published: East Lansing : Michigan State University Press, [2011]
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • A speech at the beach
  • A speechwright's education
  • Becoming a speechwright
  • On the campaign trail
  • The White House
  • A brief bureaucratic interlude
  • Jim Buckley and Ronald Reagan
  • Bob Michel, man of the House
  • Working with the Gipper, again
  • Getting the job done.