The Elements of Rhetoric offers a concise, comprehensive
course in the rules for making your point stick. With copious
examples from such masters of language as Cicero, Augustine,
Shakespeare, Erasmus, Lincoln, Dickens, Newman, Chesterton, and
Lewis, you will discover the 26 rules of persuasion and learn to
apply them. Among the Elements you'll find:
--The three modes of persuasion
--How to structure an academic... more...