A classic textbook for both the novices and the more experienced public speakers. DALE CARNEGIE (1888-1955) was a pioneer in public speaking and self-improvement. In 1912 he founded Dale Carnegie Training, a teaching based program for businesses based on his teachings. Among his students, he counted the well-known Warren Buffett, Lee Iacocca and Scott Adams. He was also the author of 'How to Win Friends and Influence People' (1936), a massive bestseller that remains popular today. JOSEPH BERG ESENWEIN (1867-1946) was an American editor, lecturer and writer. He was noted for contributions to the Library of the World's Best Literature. He also wrote The Art of Story-Writing, Writing the Photoplay (with Arthur Leeds), and Children's Stories and How to Tell Them.