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History - Indigenous Peoples of the Americas
Author: Jill Lepore | Narrator: Bernadette Dunne
Release Date: June 01, 2021
Winner of the the 1998 Ralph Waldo Emerson Award of the Phi Beta Kappa Society King Philip's War, the excruciating racial war--colonists against Indians--that erupted in New England in 1675, was, in proportion to population, the bloodiest in American...
Author: Blaine Harden | Narrator: Mark Bramhall
Release Date: April 27, 2021
“Terrific.” –Timothy Egan, The New York Times “A riveting investigation of both American myth-making and the real history that lies beneath.” –Claudio Saunt, author of Unworthy Republic From...
Author: Tobey Pearl | Narrator: Barrett Leddy
Release Date: March 16, 2021
A little-known moment in colonial history that changed the course of America’s future. A riveting account of a brutal killing, an all-out manhunt, and the first murder trial in America, set against the backdrop of the Pequot War (between the Pe...
Author: David A. Price | Narrator: Josh Innerst
Release Date: December 15, 2020
A gripping narrative of one of the great survival stories of American history: the opening of the first permanent English settlement in the New World. Drawing on period letters and chronicles, and on the papers of the Virginia Company–which fin...
A powerful work of visual nonfiction about three generations of an Apache family struggling to protect sacred land from a multinational mining corporation, by MacArthur “Genius” and National Book Award finalist Lauren Redniss, the acclaim...
Author: Peter Cozzens | Narrator: Mark Bramhall
Release Date: October 27, 2020
The first biography of the great Shawnee leader in more than twenty years, and the first to make clear that his misunderstood younger brother, Tenskwatawa, was an equal partner in the last great pan-Indian alliance against the United States.Until the...
Author: Chester Nez and Judith Schiess Avila | Narrator: David Colacci
Release Date: December 10, 2019
The first and only memoir by one of the original Navajo code talkers of WWII.His name wasn’t Chester Nez. That was the English name he was assigned in kindergarten. And in boarding school at Fort Defiance, he was punished for speaking his nativ...
Author: Michael Powell | Narrator: Darrell Dennis
Release Date: November 19, 2019
The moving story of a Navajo high school basketball team, its members struggling with the everyday challenges of high school, adolescence, and family, and the great and unique obstacles facing Native Americans living on reservations.   Deep in t...
The Heartland Cover
Author: Kristin L. Hoganson | Narrator: Gabra Zackman
Release Date: April 23, 2019
A history of a quintessentially American place--the rural and small town heartland--that uncovers deep yet hidden currents of connection with the world.When Kristin L. Hoganson arrived in Champaign, Illinois, after teaching at Harvard, studying at Ya...
The Heartland Cover
Author: David Grann | Narrator: Will Patton, Ann Marie Lee and Danny Campbell
Release Date: March 05, 2019
NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER • NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST "Disturbing and riveting...It will sear your soul." —Dave Eggers, New York Times Book ReviewSHELF AWARENESS'S BEST BOOK OF 2017Named a best book of the year by&#...
Author: David Treuer | Narrator: Tanis Parenteau
Release Date: January 22, 2019
FINALIST FOR THE 2019 NATIONAL BOOK AWARDLONGLISTED FOR THE 2020 ANDREW CARNEGIE MEDAL FOR EXCELLENCEA NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Named a best book of 2019 by The New York Times, TIME, The Washington Post, NPR, Hudson Booksell...
Author: Nathaniel Philbrick | Narrator: Scott Brick
Release Date: April 04, 2017
A book about a tiny island with a huge history, from a New York Times bestselling author of the forthcoming book, Valiant Ambition (May 2016) “For everyone who loves Nantucket Island this is the indispensable book.” —Russell BakerIn...