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History - United States - Civil War Period (1850-1877)
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Author: Roger Lowenstein |
Release Date: March 08, 2022
From renowned journalist and master storyteller Roger Lowenstein, a revelatory financial investigation into how Lincoln and his administration used the funding of the Civil War as the catalyst to centralize the government and accomplish the most far-...
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ISBN: 9780593555637
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Author: Brian Kilmeade | Narrator: Brian Kilmeade
Release Date: November 09, 2021
The New York Times bestselling author of George Washington's Secret Six and Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates turns to two other heroes of the nation: Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass. In The President and the Freedom Fighter, Brian Kilm...
Author: Allen C. Guelzo | Narrator: Jason Culp
Release Date: September 28, 2021
From the award-winning historian and best-selling author of Gettysburg comes the definitive biography of Robert E. Lee. An intimate look at the Confederate general in all his complexity—his hypocrisy and courage, his inner turmoil and outw...
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ISBN: 9780593453926
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Author: Ronald C. White | Narrator: Ronald C. White
Release Date: May 04, 2021
“A fascinating tour inside the mind—and the heart—of Abraham Lincoln . . . An important and timeless work.”—Jon Meacham, Pulitzer Prize–winning author of His Truth Is Marching On From the New York Ti...
Author: Denise Kiernan | Narrator: Denise Kiernan
Release Date: November 10, 2020
From the New York Times bestselling author of The Last Castle and The Girls of Atomic City comes a new way to look at American history through the story of giving thanks.From Ancient Rome through 21st-century Americ...
Author: H. W. Brands | Narrator: Robert Fass
Release Date: October 06, 2020
Master storyteller and bestselling historian H. W. Brands narrates the epic struggle over slavery as embodied by John Brown and Abraham Lincoln—two men moved to radically different acts to confront our nation’s gravest sin.   John Br...
Author: David S. Reynolds | Narrator: Leon Nixon
Release Date: September 29, 2020
One of the Wall Street Journal's Ten Best Books of the Year | A Washington Post Notable Book | A Christian Science Monitor and Kirkus Reviews Best Book of 2020Winner of the Gilder Lehrman Abraham Lincoln Prize and the Ab...
Author: Colin Woodard | Narrator: Robert Petkoff
Release Date: June 16, 2020
By the bestselling author of American Nations, the story of how the myth of U.S. national unity was created and fought over in the nineteenth century--a myth that continues to affect us todayUnion tells the story of the struggle to create a national ...
Author: Rachel Lance | Narrator: Rebecca Lowman
Release Date: April 07, 2020
 One of "The Most Fascinating Books WIRED Read in 2020""One part science book, one part historical narrative, one part memoir . . . harrowing and inspiring.”—The Wall Street Journal How a determined scientist cracked the ca...
Author: Fergus M. Bordewich | Narrator: Sean Runnette
Release Date: February 18, 2020
The story of how Congress helped win the Civil War--a new perspective that puts the House and Senate, rather than Lincoln, at the center of the conflict.This brilliantly argued new perspective on the Civil War overturns the popular conception that Ab...
Author: William Still | Narrator: Heather Alicia Simms, Bahni Turpin, Sullivan Jones, JD Jackson and Kevin R. Free
Release Date: February 18, 2020
A riveting collection of the hardships, hairbreadth escapes, and mortal struggles of enslaved people seeking freedom: These are the true stories of the Underground Railroad.Featuring a powerful introduction by Ta-Nehisi Coates As a conductor for the ...
Author: Brenda Wineapple | Narrator: Gabra Zackman
Release Date: May 21, 2019
NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY Jennifer Szalai, The New York Times • The New York Times Book Review • NPR • Publishers Weekly “This absorbing and important book recounts the titanic strug...