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History - North America
Author: Dorian Lynskey | Narrator: Andrew Wincott
Release Date: June 04, 2019
"Rich and compelling. . .Lynskey’s account of the reach of 1984 is revelatory.”--George Packer, The Atlantic An authoritative, wide-ranging, and incredibly timely history of 1984--its literary sources, its composition by Or...
Author: Christopher Klein | Narrator: Malcolm Hillgartner
Release Date: March 12, 2019
"Christopher Klein's fresh telling of this story is an important landmark in both Irish and American history." —James M. McPhersonJust over a year after Robert E. Lee relinquished his sword, a band of Union and Confederate veterans dusted off t...
Author: Hampton Sides | Narrator: Arthur Morey
Release Date: August 05, 2014
New York Times bestselling author Hampton Sides returns with a white-knuckle tale of polar exploration and survival in the Gilded AgeIn the late nineteenth century, people were obsessed by one of the last unmapped areas of the globe: the North P...
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Author: Laurence Bergreen | Narrator: Tim Jerome
Release Date: October 01, 2011
Unabridged, 15 hours

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A mesmerizing, new account of the great explorer from the acclaimed biographer of Magellan and Marco Polo.

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Author: Nick Bunker | Narrator: Bernadette Dunne
Release Date: April 13, 2010
At the end of 1618, a blazing green star soared across the night sky over the northern hemisphere. From the Philippines to the Arctic, the comet became a sensation and a symbol, a warning of doom or a promise of salvation. Two years later, as the Pil...
Author: Bill Moyers | Narrator: Bill Moyers
Release Date: May 06, 2008
Bill Moyers on America today:“Here in the first decade of the twenty-first century the story that becomes America’s dominant narrative will shape our collective imagination and our politics for a long time to come. In the searching of our...
Author: Tony Horwitz | Narrator: Tony Horwitz
Release Date: April 29, 2008
On a chance visit to Plymouth Rock, Tony Horwitz makes an unsettling discovery. A history buff since early childhood, expensively educated at university—a history major, no less!—he’s reached middle age with a third-grader’s g...
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Author: H. W. Brands | Narrator: Chuck Montgomery
Release Date: February 10, 2004
From bestselling historian and long-time Texan H. W. Brands, a richly textured history of one of the most fascinating and colorful eras in U.S. history—the Texas Revolution and the forging of a new America.“For better or for worse, Texas ...
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