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Hitler's Last Days The Death of the Nazi Regime and the World's Most Notorious Dictator, Bill O'Reilly

Hitler's Last Days

by Bill O'Reilly

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By early 1945, the destruction of the German Nazi State seems certain. The Allied forces, led by American generals George S. Patton and Dwigh...

Unabridged: 4 hr 1 min
Narrator: Robert Petkoff
Published: 06/09/2015
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Rush Revere and the Brave Pilgrims Time-Travel Adventures with Exceptional Americans, Rush Limbaugh

Rush Revere and the Brave Pilgrim...

by Rush Limbaugh

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Nationally syndicated radio talk-show host Rush Limbaugh has long wanted to make American history come to life for the children of his listen...

Unabridged: 4 hr 26 min
Narrator: Rush Limbaugh
Published: 10/29/2013
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The Day the World Went Nuclear Dropping the Atom Bomb and the End of World War II in the Pacific, Bill O'Reilly

The Day the World Went Nuclear

by Bill O'Reilly

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Autumn 1944. World War II is nearly over in Europe, but in the Pacific, American soldiers face an enemy who will not surrender, despite a mas...

Unabridged: 4 hr 58 min
Narrator: Robert Petkoff
Published: 06/20/2017
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Rush Revere and the First Patriots Time-Travel Adventures With Exceptional Americans, Rush Limbaugh

Rush Revere and the First Patriot...

by Rush Limbaugh

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Rush Revere rides again! Saddle up with Rush Limbaugh’s really good pal for a new time-travel adventure.“Whoa there, young histor...

Unabridged: 5 hr 21 min
Narrator: Rush Limbaugh
Published: 03/11/2014
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The Boy on the Wooden Box, Leon Leyson

The Boy on the Wooden Box

by Leon Leyson

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Leon Leyson (born Leib Lezjon) was only ten years old when the Nazis invaded Poland and his family was forced to relocate to the Krakow ghett...

Unabridged: 4 hr 14 min
Narrator: Danny Burstein
Published: 08/27/2013
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I Survived #04: I Survived the Bombing of Pearl Harbor, 1941, Lauren Tarshis

I Survived #04: I Survived the Bo...

by Lauren Tarshis

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Seventy years later, Pearl Harbor comes to life for a new generation of readers! History's most terrifying moments are brought vividly to l...

Unabridged: 1 hr 12 min
Narrator: Michael Goldstrom
Published: 03/01/2016
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I Survived #01: I Survived the Sinking of the Titanic, 1912, Lauren Tarshis

I Survived #01: I Survived the Si...

by Lauren Tarshis

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Ten-year-old George Calder can't believe his luck -- he and his little sister, Phoebe, are on the famous Titanic, crossing the ocean with the...

Unabridged: 1 hr 18 min
Narrator: Lauren Fortgang
Published: 03/01/2016
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I Survived #06: I Survived the Attacks of September 11, 2001, Lauren Tarshis

I Survived #06: I Survived the At...

by Lauren Tarshis

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On the day that shocks the world, one boy just wants to find his family. A powerful addition to the gripping I SURVIVED series. The only th...

Unabridged: 1 hr 7 min
Narrator: Rachel Fulginiti
Published: 08/01/2016
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Lost in the Pacific, 1942: Not a Drop to Drink (Lost #1), Tod Olson

Lost in the Pacific, 1942: Not a ...

by Tod Olson

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LOST IN THE PACIFIC is the first book in a new narrative nonfiction series that tells the true story of a band of World War II soldiers who b...

Unabridged: 3 hr 3 min
Narrator: Danny Campbell
Published: 11/01/2016
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What Was the Underground Railroad?, Yona Zeldis McDonough

What Was the Underground Railroad...

by Yona Zeldis McDonough

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No one knows where the term Underground Railroad came from--there were no trains or tracks, only "conductors" who helped escaping slaves to f...

Unabridged: 1 hr 11 min
What Was?
Narrator: Deanna Hurst
Published: 04/05/2016
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I Survived #02: I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916, Lauren Tarshis

I Survived #02: I Survived the Sh...

by Lauren Tarshis

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In the summer of 1916, ten year-old Chet Roscow is captivated by the local news: a Great White shark has been attacking and killing people up...

Unabridged: 1 hr 19 min
Narrator: P.J. Ochlan
Published: 03/01/2016
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I Survived #03: I Survived Hurricane Katrina, 2005, Lauren Tarshis

I Survived #03: I Survived Hurric...

by Lauren Tarshis

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The storm of the centuryand the survival story of a lifetime! Its the end of August 2005, and a big hurricane is blowing in to New Orleans,...

Unabridged: 1 hr 36 min
Narrator: Arnell Powell
Published: 03/01/2016
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I Survived #09: I Survived the Nazi Invasion, 1944, Lauren Tarshis

I Survived #09: I Survived the Na...

by Lauren Tarshis

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In one of the darkest periods in history, one boy struggles to survive... In this gripping new addition to the bestselling I Survived serie...

Unabridged: 1 hr 24 min
Narrator: Johnathan McClain
Published: 08/01/2016
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The Nazi Hunters: How a Team of Spies and Survivors Captured the World's Most Notorious Nazi, Neal Bascomb

The Nazi Hunters: How a Team of S...

by Neal Bascomb

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A spy mission, a Holocaust tale, and a first-class work of nonfiction. In 1945, at the end of World War II, Adolf Eichmann, the head of ope...

Unabridged: 5 hr 29 min
Narrator: Jason Culp
Published: 06/01/2016
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I Survived #08: I Survived the Japanese Tsunami, 2011, Lauren Tarshis

I Survived #08: I Survived the Ja...

by Lauren Tarshis

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During the heart-stopping events of the 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan, one boy struggles to make it out alive. The I Survived series c...

Unabridged: 1 hr 12 min
Narrator: Janet Song
Published: 08/01/2016
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The Day the President Was Shot The Secret Service, the FBI, a Would-Be Killer, and the Attempted Assassination of Ronald Reagan, Bill O'Reilly

The Day the President Was Shot

by Bill O'Reilly

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The year was 1981. Just two months into his presidency, Ronald Reagan was shot after leaving a speaking engagement in Washington, D. C. The q...

Unabridged: 3 hr
Narrator: Robert Petkoff
Published: 06/21/2016
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Lost in Outer Space: The Incredible Journey of Apollo 13 (Lost #2), Tod Olson

Lost in Outer Space: The Incredib...

by Tod Olson

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This exciting second book in the Lost series tells the incredible true story of the doomed Apollo 13 moon mission that nearly ended in disast...

Unabridged: 3 hr 23 min
Narrator: George Newbern
Published: 02/01/2017
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The American Revolution 17631783, Christopher Collier; James Lincoln Collier

The American Revolution

by Christopher Collier; Ja...

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History is dramatic-and the renowned, award-winning authors Christopher Collier and James Lincoln Collier demonstrate this in a compelling se...

Unabridged: 2 hr 8 min
The Drama of American History Series #1997
Narrator: Jim Manchester
Published: 06/01/2013
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Four Great Americans Washington, Franklin, Webster, Lincoln, James Baldwin

Four Great Americans

by James Baldwin

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An engaging introduction to four of the greatest Americans-George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, Daniel Webster, and Abraham LincolnThe lives...

Unabridged: 4 hr 9 min
Narrator: David Thorn; Bobbi...
Published: 02/20/2014
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The Battle of the Bulge The Young Readers Adaptation, Rick Atkinson

The Battle of the Bulge

by Rick Atkinson

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On the 16th of December, 1944, in the frozen forests of the Ardennes, the German army attacked American Allied forces, launching a final bid ...

Unabridged: 3 hr 48 min
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Narrator: Jason Culp
Published: 05/05/2015
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My Name is Not Friday, Jon Walter

My Name is Not Friday

by Jon Walter

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A gorgeously written account of a freeborn black boy sold into slavery during the Civil War; think 12 Years a Slave for young adults. Well-...

Unabridged: 9 hr 56 min
Narrator: Dion Graham
Published: 01/05/2016
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The Vikings, David Angus

The Vikings

by David Angus

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Between the eighth and eleventh centuries Vikings stormed out of their Scandinavian homelands to raid and loot along the coasts of Europe. In...

Unabridged: 2 hr 25 min
Narrator: Joe Marsh
Published: 04/26/2011
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The Ancient Greek World, Jennifer Roberts

The Ancient Greek World

by Jennifer Roberts

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With a list of characters from Achilles to Zeus—and all the gods and mortals in between—The Ancient Greek World is one of the mos...

Unabridged: 4 hr 48 min
Narrator: Jeff Woodman
Published: 04/18/2006
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D-Day The Invasion of Normandy, 1944, Rick Atkinson

D-Day

by Rick Atkinson

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Adapted for young readers from the #1 New York Times–bestselling The Guns at Last Light, D-Day captures the events and the spirit of th...

Unabridged: 3 hr 43 min
Narrator: Jason Culp
Published: 05/06/2014
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Lets Go to the Beach A History of Sun and Fun by the Sea, Elizabeth Van Steenwyk

Lets Go to the Beach

by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk

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Did you know that women once wore corsets under their bathing suits? Or that semi-drowningthe strip and plunge practicewas thought to be good...

Unabridged: 2 hr 47 min
Narrator: Anna Fields
Published: 04/27/2009
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Team Moon  How 400,000 People Landed Apollo 11 on the Moon, Catherine Thimmesh

Team Moon

by Catherine Thimmesh

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When three heroic men traveled aboard the Apollo 11 spacecraft bound for the moon, the entire world sat glued to their television sets in sus...

Unabridged: 1 hr 40 min
Narrator: Andy Paris
Published: 07/01/2008
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The Boys' War Confederate and Union Soldiers Talk About the Civil War, Jim Murphy

The Boys' War

by Jim Murphy

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We all know about the famous generals and the major battles of the Civil War. But for the soldiers who actually fought, the war was all too r...

Unabridged: 2 hr 2 min
Narrator: Ed Sala
Published: 06/20/2006
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The Great Fire, Jim Murphy

The Great Fire

by Jim Murphy

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Award-winning author Jim Murphy whisks you back in time to witness the disastrous 1871 Chicago Fire. He depicts the tragedy so vividly, you c...

Unabridged: 2 hr 57 min
Narrator: John McDonough
Published: 08/03/2006
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War in the Middle East A Reporter's Story: Black September and the Yom Kippur War, Wilborn Hampton

War in the Middle East

by Wilborn Hampton

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New York Times editor and critic Wilborn Hampton is the acclaimed author of gripping narratives like Kennedy Assassination, Meltdown, and Sep...

Unabridged: 2 hr 18 min
Narrator: Tom Stechschulte
Published: 08/12/2008
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Courage & Defiance: Stories of Spies, Saboteurs, and Survivors in World War II Denmark, Deborah Hopkinson

Courage & Defiance: Stories of Sp...

by Deborah Hopkinson

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Critically acclaimed Sibert Honor author Deborah Hopkinson brings to bold life the remarkable story of the Danish resistance and rescue of ov...

Unabridged: 6 hr 4 min
Narrator: David de Vries; De...
Published: 10/01/2016
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This Country of Ours, Part 1 Stories of Explorers and Pioneers, Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall

This Country of Ours, Part 1

by Henrietta Elizabeth Mar...

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This series, in seven parts, tells the story of America from the earliest founding through the days of Woodrow Wilson and World War I. In Par...

Unabridged: 3 hr 21 min
The This Country of Ours Series #1
Narrator: David Thorn; Bobbi...
Published: 02/20/2014
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Witches The Absolutely True Tale of Disaster in Salem, Rosalyn Schanzer

Witches

by Rosalyn Schanzer

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Award-winning author and illustrator Rosalyn Schanzer’s book Witches! was named a School Library Journal Best Book and a Chicago Publi...

Unabridged: 2 hr 18 min
Narrator: Jessica Almasy
Published: 08/07/2012
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Across America on an Emigrant Train, Jim Murphy

Across America on an Emigrant Tra...

by Jim Murphy

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In the summer of 1879, the young writer Robert Louis Stevenson received a telegram from America. Fanny, a dear friend in California, was ill....

Unabridged: 2 hr 32 min
Narrator: Richard M. Davidso...
Published: 10/03/2011
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Who Was First? Discovering the Americas, Russell Freedman

Who Was First?

by Russell Freedman

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Historians still agree about the date of Columbus’s voyage. But did this European adventurer discover America? We now know that certain...

Unabridged: 1 hr 45 min
Narrator: L.J. Ganser
Published: 10/23/2007
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This Country of Ours, Part 4 Stories of the Middle and Southern Colonies, Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall

This Country of Ours, Part 4

by Henrietta Elizabeth Mar...

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This series, in seven parts, tells the story of America from the earliest founding through the days of Woodrow Wilson and World War I. In Par...

Unabridged: 2 hr 19 min
The This Country of Ours Series #4
Narrator: David Thorn; Bobbi...
Published: 02/20/2014
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This Country of Ours, Part 5 Stories of the French in America, Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall

This Country of Ours, Part 5

by Henrietta Elizabeth Mar...

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This series, in seven parts, tells the story of America from the earliest founding through the days of Woodrow Wilson and World War I. In Par...

Unabridged: 1 hr 21 min
The This Country of Ours Series #5
Narrator: David Thorn; Bobbi...
Published: 02/20/2014
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This Country of Ours, Part 6 Stories of the Struggle for Liberty, Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall

This Country of Ours, Part 6

by Henrietta Elizabeth Mar...

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This series, in seven parts, tells the story of America from the earliest founding through the days of Woodrow Wilson World War I. Part 6 con...

Unabridged: 2 hr 21 min
The This Country of Ours Series #6
Narrator: David Thorn; Bobbi...
Published: 02/20/2014
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This Country of Ours, Part 7 Stories of the United States under the Constitution, Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall

This Country of Ours, Part 7

by Henrietta Elizabeth Mar...

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This series, in seven parts, tells the story of America from the earliest founding through the days of Woodrow Wilson World War I. Part 7 con...

Unabridged: 6 hr 16 min
The This Country of Ours Series #7
Narrator: David Thorn; Bobbi...
Published: 02/20/2014
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This Country of Ours, Complete Set, Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall

This Country of Ours, Complete Se...

by Henrietta Elizabeth Mar...

Rent: $20.78

This series, in seven parts, tells the story of America from the earliest founding through the days of Woodrow Wilson and World War I. The se...

Unabridged: 20 hr 11 min
The This Country of Ours Series
Narrator: David Thorn; Bobbi...
Published: 02/20/2014
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This Country of Ours, Part 2 Stories of Virginia, Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall

This Country of Ours, Part 2

by Henrietta Elizabeth Mar...

Rent: $4.28

This series, in seven parts, tells the story of America from the earliest founding through the days of Woodrow Wilson and World War I. In Par...

Unabridged: 2 hr 25 min
The This Country of Ours Series #2
Narrator: David Thorn; Bobbi...
Published: 02/20/2014
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This Country of Ours, Part 3 Stories of New England, Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall

This Country of Ours, Part 3

by Henrietta Elizabeth Mar...

Rent: $4.28

This series, in seven parts, tells the story of America from the earliest founding through the days of Woodrow Wilson and World War I. In Par...

Unabridged: 2 hr 6 min
The This Country of Ours Series #3
Narrator: David Thorn; Bobbi...
Published: 02/20/2014
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The Story of Napoleon, Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall

The Story of Napoleon

by Henrietta Elizabeth Mar...

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This thrilling account of Napoleon's rise to power-from his humble beginnings on the island of Corsica to his time as emperor of over half of...

Unabridged: 2 hr
The Childrens Heroes Series
Narrator: David Thorn
Published: 02/20/2014
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Our Island Story, Volume 5 The French Revolution to World War I, Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall

Our Island Story, Volume 5

by Henrietta Elizabeth Mar...

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The final volume in a five-part series telling the story of Great Britain's history, from its earliest beginnings to World War IMuch loved by...

Unabridged: 2 hr 38 min
The Our Island Story Series #5
Narrator: David Thorn
Published: 02/20/2014
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Our Island Story, Volume 1 Early History of Great Britain, Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall

Our Island Story, Volume 1

by Henrietta Elizabeth Mar...

Rent: $4.83

The first volume in a five-part series telling the story of Great Britain's history, from its earliest beginnings to World War IMuch loved by...

Unabridged: 2 hr 41 min
The Our Island Story Series #1
Narrator: David Thorn
Published: 02/20/2014
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Our Island Story, Volume 2 Ruling British Monarchs, 10661509 AD, Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall

Our Island Story, Volume 2

by Henrietta Elizabeth Mar...

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The second volume in a five-part series telling the story of Great Britain's history, from its earliest beginnings to World War IMuch loved b...

Unabridged: 5 hr 25 min
The Our Island Story Series #2
Narrator: David Thorn
Published: 02/20/2014
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Bad News for Outlaws The Remarkable Life of Bass Reeves, Deputy U.S. Marshal, Vaunda Nelson

Bad News for Outlaws

by Vaunda Nelson

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Vaunda Micheaux Nelson received the Coretta Scott King Award for her children’s book Almost to Freedom. Here she relays the extraordina...

Unabridged: 25 min
Narrator: Kevin R. Free
Published: 04/16/2010
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Under the Freedom Tree, Susan VanHecke

Under the Freedom Tree

by Susan VanHecke

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Taut free verse tells the little-known story of the first contraband camp of the Civil War--seen by some historians as the "beginning of the ...

Unabridged: 15 min
Narrator: Myra Lucretia Tayl...
Published: 04/07/2014
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Los Tres Documentos que Hicieron Amrica [The Three Documents That Made America, in Spanish] La Declaracin de Independencia, La Constitucin de los Estados Unidos, y La Carta de Derechos, Unknown

Los Tres Documentos que Hicieron ...

by Unknown

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Una de las lineas mas citadas dentro de la historia de los Estados Unidos es el derecho que todos los hombres tienen a "la vida, la libertad,...

Unabridged: 1 hr 24 min
Narrator: Reynaldo Infante
Published: 05/01/2012
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Susan B. Anthony, Helen Albee Monsell

Susan B. Anthony

by Helen Albee Monsell

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Six-year old Susan helps her grandmother in the kitchen and begins to learn the role of women in the household. It is 1825. Women are not all...

Unabridged: 2 hr
Narrator: Marguerite Gavin
Published: 01/01/2007
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Attack on Pearl Harbor, Shelley Tanaka

Attack on Pearl Harbor

by Shelley Tanaka

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Early on the morning of December 7, 1941, the Empire of Japan launched a massive surprise attack on the US naval base at Pearl Harbor in Hawa...

Unabridged: 54 min
Narrator: Charles Carroll
Published: 12/01/2011
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