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McGovern, Kieran
June 1991
New Scientist;6/22/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1774, p3
Presents a letter to the editor about how Winston Churchill took from other speeches and used them in his own in response to an article "We shall trick them in the speeches" in the May 18th edition.


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