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Author: Michael Medved | Narrator: Michael Medved
Release Date: November 26, 2019
The national radio host and bestselling author of The American Miracle reveals the happy accidents, outrageous coincidences, and flat-out miracles that continue to shape America’s destiny. “The book isn't just inspiring; it reignites fait...
Author: Daron Acemoglu and James A. Robinson | Narrator: Stephen Graybill
Release Date: September 24, 2019
From the authors of the international bestseller Why Nations Fail, a crucial new big-picture framework that answers the question of how liberty flourishes in some states but falls to authoritarianism or anarchy in others--and explains how it can...
Author: Joseph J. Ellis | Narrator: Arthur Morey
Release Date: October 16, 2018
The award-winning author of Founding Brothers and The Quartet now gives us a deeply insightful examination of the relevance of the views of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, and John Adams to some of the most divisive issues in Amer...
Author: Richard Hofstadter and Christopher Lasch | Narrator: Kaleo Griffith
Release Date: April 24, 2018
The American Political Tradition is one of the most influential and widely read historical volumes of our time. First published in 1948, its elegance, passion, and iconoclastic erudition laid the groundwork for a totally new understanding o...
Author: Amy Chua | Narrator: Julia Whelan
Release Date: February 20, 2018
The bestselling author of Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother, Yale Law School Professor Amy Chua offers a bold new prescription for reversing our foreign policy failures and overcoming our destructive political tribalism at home   Humans are tribal...
Author: Niall Ferguson | Narrator: Elliot Hill
Release Date: January 16, 2018
The instant New York Times bestseller. A brilliant recasting of the turning points in world history, including the one we're living through, as a collision between old power hierarchies and new social networks.“Captivating and compelling.&rdquo...
Author: Robert Dallek | Narrator: Rick Adamson
Release Date: November 07, 2017
Named a Best Book of the Year by The Washington Post and NPR“We come to see in FDR the magisterial, central figure in the greatest and richest political tapestry of our nation’s entire history” —Nigel Hamilton, Bosto...
Author: Michael Medved | Narrator: Michael Medved
Release Date: November 29, 2016
Bestselling author and radio host Michael Medved recounts some of the most significant events in America’s rise to prosperity and power, from the writing of the Constitution to the Civil War. He reveals a record of improbabilities and amazement...
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Author: Jeff Greenfield and Jeff Greenfield | Narrator: Tom Stechschulte
Release Date: October 22, 2013
From one of the country’s most brilliant political commentators, the bestselling author of Then Everything Changed, an extraordinary, thought-provoking look at Kennedy’s presidency—after November 22, 1963.November 22, 1963: JFK does...
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Author: Robert Kagan | Narrator: Robertson Dean
Release Date: February 07, 2012
What would the world look like if America were to reduce its role as a global leader in order to focus all its energies on solving its problems at home? And is America really in decline? Robert Kagan, New York Times best-selling author and one of the...
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Author: Larry Schweikart | Narrator: Sean Pratt
Release Date: March 08, 2011
The #1 New York Times bestselling coauthor of A Patriot's History of the United States examines ten current challenges. America is at a crossroads. We face two options: continue our descent toward big government, higher taxes, less individual liber...
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Author: Walter Isaacson | Narrator: Nicholas Hormann
Release Date: October 19, 2010
The best historians in the land consider examples of great leadership, well known and surprising, from Washington to Willkie and more. What made FDR a more successful leader during the Depression crisis than Hoover? Why was Eisenhower more effective ...