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Rhetorical appeals in "Letter to President Pierce"

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Letter to President Pierce

Chief Seattle. "Letter to President Pierce." Letter to President Pierce. 1855. N.p.: n.p., n.d. N. pag. Context.org. 1996. Web. 11 Mar. 2016.

In lines 31-36 ("Continue to contaminate...Gone") the author employs which of the following strategies to add credibility to his argument?

A

A red herring argument.

B

Concession to the opposing point of view.

C

Appeals to a higher power.

D

Data from scientific studies.

E

Evidence from current events.