Try free for 2 months

1 credit a month to use on any title, yours to keep (you’ll use your first credit on this title).
Stream or download thousands of included titles.
Access to exclusive deals and discounts.
AUD $16.45/mo after 2 months. Renews automatically. Cancel anytime.
History's Greatest Speeches, Volume V cover art

History's Greatest Speeches, Volume V

By: Napoleon Bonaparte,Eva Peron,Thurgood Marshall,Pope Urban II,William Pitt The Younger,William Jennings Bryan,Ida B. Wells
Narrated by: Kevin Theis,Nick Sandys,Ben Werling,Will Clinger,Devereau Chumrau,Kelly Silva O'Rourke,AK Murtada
Try for $0.00

AUD $16.45/mo after 2 months. Renews automatically. Cancel anytime.

Buy Now for $9.68

Buy Now for $9.68

Pay using voucher balance (if applicable) then card ending in
By confirming your purchase, you agree to Audible's Conditions Of Use and Privacy Notice and authorise Audible to charge your designated credit card or another available credit card on file.

Publisher's Summary

The most profound and important speeches ever delivered are here collected in this anthology, featuring some of the most influential figures in world history. From ancient times to the American Revolution to as recently as this past century, Fort Raphael Publishing has collected some of the most important and iconic speeches of all time and presented them in this series. Some of the finest narrators in the world have been tasked with bringing these phenomenal speeches to life and SoundCraft Audiobooks has crafted the recordings - using atmospherics and sound effects - to allow the listener to feel as if they might have present when the orations were first delivered. 

Volume V features such disparate historical characters as Pope Urban II urging the beginning of the Crusades, Prime Minister of England William Pitt the Younger arguing against negotiations with Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte, the defeated Napoleon Bonaparte himself, bidding farewell to his Old Guard as he steps down as Emperor of France, William Jennings Bryan's fiery "Cross of Gold" speech, Ida B. Wells speaking on the scourge of lynching in America, Eva Peron stepping down as candidate for the Vice Presidency of Argentina and Thurgood Marshall delivering the closing argument in the landmark Supreme Court case of Brown v. Board of Education.  

This collection of powerful and moving speeches pays tribute to these great world leaders and the words they used to inspire millions. 

This is the fifth volume of this series.

©2021 Fort Raphael Publishing Company (P)2021 SoundCraft Audiobooks

What listeners say about History's Greatest Speeches, Volume V

Average Customer Ratings

Reviews - Please select the tabs below to change the source of reviews.

In the spirit of reconciliation, Audible acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia and their connections to land, sea and community. We pay our respect to their elders past and present and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples today.