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Acres Of Diamonds

Paperback Book
January, 2009
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Conwell, the founder and first President of Temple University, is best remembered for his speech, "Acres of Diamonds. This volume contains that inspiring speech, an autobiographical essay, and a short biography of Conwell by Shackleton.This book reprises one of the early 20th century's most famous speeches, delivered to thousands by educator and minister Russell H. Conwell. This printed version has reached millions and influenced a generation of motivational literature. Conwell's message of determination, unconventional thinking, and positive living imparts one extraordinary lesson: all the wealth you ever dreamed of exists right beneath your own feet. This edition also features two rare bonus works: "Praying for Money" and "The Story of Acres of Diamonds" by journalist Robert Shackleton. 112 pp.

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