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Readership: Anyone interested in history and politics; writers and journalists; speakers; researchers; students and teachers of history, politics, international relations, and related disciplines.
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"There is something on every page to make you sit up with interest, chuckle, or reconsider what you thought you knew." - Mail on Sunday
"This is not merely an excellent work, but it fills a serious gap.
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"I've been reading Antony Jay's Oxford Book of Political Quotations. It's quite excellent.
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"Treasure trove of cynicism, shrewdness and gaffes." - The Herald [Glasgow]
From Rhetoric to Soundbites by Matthew Parris
Introduction to Fourth Edition
Introduction to First Edition
How To Use the Dictionary
Selective Subject Index
UK General Election 2010