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An excellent book about how to win arguments, full of brilliant examples ... sharp and well-argued, Evening Standard

If you want to win people over, this book will help you succeed, Independent

Colourful, instructive, illuminating... a romp through the rules of rhetoric, Guardian

Clever, passionate, erudite, Publishers Weekly

Packed with humour, tips and anecdotes to help you get what you want, Good Book Guide --This text refers to the paperback edition.

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Jay Heinrichs has written for dozens of publications, including The New York Times Magazine, Vice and The Huffington Post, and won numerous journalism awards. He has taught rhetoric to college and university editors at Ivy League universities, NASA, and the Pentagon. He is also the author of Word Hero- A Fiendishly Clever Guide to Crafting the Lines that Get Laughs, Go Viral, and Live Forever. He runs the acclaimed blog Figarospeech.com as well as the rhetoric site ArgueLab.com. --This text refers to the paperback edition.

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