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“We shall Fight them on the Beaches” June 4th 1940

June 4th is the anniversary the evacuation from Dunkirk in World War II.  Arguably one of the best speeches in  history, Churchill’s masterpiece  has all its power today.  As  one listener said,  “I forgot I was a middle-aged housewife with backache – I felt somehow undying & worthwhile.”

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This entry was posted on 05/06/2012 by in Political speeches, Public speaking, Speeches on video, Student resources.

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