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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,...

Unabridged: 4 hr 1 min
Narrator: Robert Petkoff
Published: 06/09/2015
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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...

Unabridged: 4 hr 58 min
Narrator: Robert Petkoff
Published: 06/20/2017
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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 h...

Unabridged: 4 hr 14 min
Narrator: Danny Burstein
Published: 08/27/2013
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The Diary of Anne Frank, Frances Goodrich

The Diary of Anne Frank

by Frances Goodrich

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This Drama Play is a wonderful addition to anyone who has a passion for Anne Frank relate...

Unabridged: 3 hr 21 min
Narrator: Jason Damron
Published: 07/11/2019
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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 leav...

Unabridged: 3 hr
Narrator: Robert Petkoff
Published: 06/21/2016
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The Great Fire, Jim Murphy

The Great Fire

by Jim Murphy

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The Great Fire of 1871 was one of the most colossal disasters in American history-with da...

Unabridged: 2 hr 30 min
Narrator: Taylor Mali
Published: 04/30/2010
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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 bet...

Unabridged: 4 hr 48 min
Narrator: Jeff Woodman
Published: 08/03/2012
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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...

Unabridged: 3 hr 3 min
Narrator: Danny Campbell
Published: 11/01/2016
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Reconstruction and the Rise of Jim Crow 18641896, Christopher Collier; James Lincoln Collier

Reconstruction and the Rise of Ji...

by Christopher Collier; Ja...

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History is dramatic-and the renowned, award-winning authors Christopher Collier and James...

Unabridged: 1 hr 58 min
The Drama of American History Series #2000
Narrator: Jim Manchester
Published: 12/01/2012
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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 track...

Unabridged: 1 hr 11 min
What Was?
Narrator: Deanna Hurst
Published: 04/05/2016
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The Plot to Kill Hitler Dietrich Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Spy, Unlikely Hero, Patricia McCormick

The Plot to Kill Hitler

by Patricia McCormick

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Perfect for fans of suspenseful nonfiction such as books by Steve Sheinkin, this is a pa...

Unabridged: 2 hr 40 min
Narrator: Adam Verner
Published: 09/13/2016
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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...

Unabridged: 2 hr 8 min
The Drama of American History Series #1997
Narrator: Jim Manchester
Published: 06/01/2013
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Sabotage: The Mission to Destroy Hitler's Atomic Bomb, Neal Bascomb

Sabotage: The Mission to Destroy ...

by Neal Bascomb

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The author of the award-winning The Nazi Hunters returns with another thrilling true stor...

Unabridged: 6 hr 12 min
Narrator: Jason Culp
Published: 06/01/2016
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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 ...

Unabridged: 5 hr 29 min
Narrator: Jason Culp
Published: 05/31/2016
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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 Fr...

Unabridged: 4 hr 9 min
Narrator: David Thorn; Bobbi...
Published: 02/20/2014
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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 L...

Unabridged: 3 hr 43 min
Narrator: Jason Culp
Published: 05/06/2014
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George vs. George The American Revolution as Seen from Both Sides, Rosalyn Schanzer

George vs. George

by Rosalyn Schanzer

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George Washington and King George III of Britain had a great deal in common-aside from sh...

Unabridged: 1 hr 10 min
Narrator: Jonathan Hogan
Published: 02/01/2013
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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 att...

Unabridged: 3 hr 48 min
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Narrator: Jason Culp
Published: 06/30/2015
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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...

Unabridged: 2 hr 2 min
Narrator: Ed Sala
Published: 01/16/2008
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Death on the River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Amazon Adventure, Samantha Seiple

Death on the River of Doubt: Theo...

by Samantha Seiple

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The action-packed true story of President Theodore Roosevelt's dangerous adventure down o...

Unabridged: 3 hr 20 min
Narrator: David de Vries
Published: 01/03/2017
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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

Rent: $6.30

This exciting second book in the Lost series tells the incredible true story of the doome...

Unabridged: 3 hr 23 min
Narrator: George Newbern
Published: 02/01/2017
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Chinas Long March 6,000 Miles of Danger, Jean Fritz

Chinas Long March

by Jean Fritz

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From award-winning childrens author Jean Fritz comes the incredible true account of the L...

Unabridged: 3 hr 10 min
Narrator: Bernadette Dunne
Published: 01/01/2014
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My Name is Not Friday, Jon Walter

My Name is Not Friday

by Jon Walter

Rent: $9.80

A gorgeously written account of a freeborn black boy sold into slavery during the Civil W...

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 homel...

Unabridged: 2 hr 25 min
Narrator: Joe Marsh
Published: 04/26/2011
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Indians, Cowboys, and Farmers and the Battle for the Great Plains 18651910, Christopher Collier; James Lincoln Collier

Indians, Cowboys, and Farmers and...

by Christopher Collier; Ja...

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History is dramatic-and the renowned, award-winning authors Christopher Collier and James...

Unabridged: 2 hr 9 min
The Drama of American History Series #1997
Narrator: Jim Manchester
Published: 12/01/2012
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Slavery and the Coming of the Civil War 18311861, Christopher Collier; James Lincoln Collier

Slavery and the Coming of the Civ...

by Christopher Collier; Ja...

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History is dramatic-and the renowned, award-winning authors Christopher Collier and James...

Unabridged: 1 hr 50 min
The Drama of American History Series #2000
Narrator: Jim Manchester
Published: 12/01/2012
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The French and Indian War 16601763, Christopher Collier; James Lincoln Collier

The French and Indian War

by Christopher Collier; Ja...

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History is dramatic-and the renowned, award-winning authors Christopher Collier and James...

Unabridged: 1 hr 44 min
The Drama of American History Series #1997
Narrator: Jim Manchester
Published: 06/01/2013
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Mr. Lincolns High-Tech War How the North Used the Telegraph, Railroads, Surveillance Balloons, Ironclads, High-Powered Weapons, and More to Win the Civil War, Thomas B. Allen and Roger MacBride Allen

Mr. Lincolns High-Tech War

by Thomas B. Allen and Rog...

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Thomas B. Allen's expertise in military history and strategy is combined with Roger MacBr...

Unabridged: 4 hr 9 min
Narrator: Fred Sullivan
Published: 05/01/2013
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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 w...

Unabridged: 2 hr
The Childhood of Young Americans Series #1
Narrator: Marguerite Gavin
Published: 01/01/2007
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Snowbound  The Tragic Story of the Donner Party, David Lavender

Snowbound

by David Lavender

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As the loaded wagons rumble down the streets of Springfield, Illinois, an air of forebodi...

Unabridged: 1 hr 44 min
Narrator: George Guidall
Published: 11/14/2008
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Battles of Lexington and Concord, The Start of the American Revolution, Wil Mara

Battles of Lexington and Concord,...

by Wil Mara

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Explores the Battles of Lexington and Concord of the American Revolution. Authoritative t...

Unabridged: 13 min
Focus Readers: Major Battles in U.S. History
Narrator: Qarie Marshall
Published: 05/22/2018
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The Harlem Hellfighters When Pride Met Courage, Walter Dean Myers

The Harlem Hellfighters

by Walter Dean Myers

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New York Times bestselling author Walter Dean Myers and renowned filmmaker Bill Miles def...

Unabridged: 2 hr 35 min
Narrator: Corey Allen
Published: 11/02/2018
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Infinite Hope A Black Artist's Journey from World War II to Peace, Ashley Bryan

Infinite Hope

by Ashley Bryan

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From celebrated author and illustrator Ashley Bryan comes a deeply moving picture book me...

Unabridged: 1 hr 17 min
Narrator: Dion Graham
Published: 10/15/2019
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Lafayette and the American Revolution, Russell Freedman

Lafayette and the American Revolu...

by Russell Freedman

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Newbery Medalist Russell Freedman's thrilling account of a daring young French nobleman w...

Unabridged: 2 hr 18 min
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Narrator: Luis Moreno
Published: 05/25/2012
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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 en...

Unabridged: 1 hr 40 min
Narrator: Andy Paris
Published: 03/20/2009
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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 Ch...

Unabridged: 2 hr 57 min
Narrator: John McDonough
Published: 03/06/2009
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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 narr...

Unabridged: 2 hr 18 min
Narrator: Tom Stechschulte
Published: 03/08/2013
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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

Rent: $8.75

Critically acclaimed Sibert Honor author Deborah Hopkinson brings to bold life the remark...

Unabridged: 6 hr 4 min
Narrator: David de Vries; De...
Published: 10/01/2016
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This Very Tree A Story of 9/11, Resilience, and Regrowth, Sean Rubin

This Very Tree

by Sean Rubin

Rent: $1.98

A deeply moving story about community and resilience, from the point-of-view of the Calle...

Unabridged: 16 min
Narrator: Jennifer Ceci
Published: 05/11/2021
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On the Horizon, Lois Lowry

On the Horizon

by Lois Lowry

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From two-time Newbery medalist and living legend Lois Lowry comes a moving account of the...

Unabridged: 38 min
Narrator: Lois Lowry
Published: 04/07/2020
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Statue of Liberty, Ellen Garin

Statue of Liberty

by Ellen Garin

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The Statue of Liberty was a gift from France to the United States to celebrate America's ...

Unabridged: 9 min
Voices Leveled Library Readers
Narrator: Highlights for Chi...
Published: 07/27/2018
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Pilgrims and Puritans, Christopher Collier; James Lincoln Collier

Pilgrims and Puritans

by Christopher Collier; Ja...

Rent: $8.46

History is dramatic-and the renowned, award-winning authors Christopher Collier and James...

Unabridged: 1 hr 56 min
The Drama of American History Series #1997
Narrator: Jim Manchester
Published: 06/01/2013
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Who Was Ponce de Leon?, Pam Pollack

Who Was Ponce de Leon?

by Pam Pollack

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Learn the story of Spanish conquistador Juan Ponce de León and how he sh...

Unabridged: 54 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: Anthony Rey Perez
Published: 06/07/2022
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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...

Rent: $4.83

This series, in seven parts, tells the story of America from the earliest founding throug...

Unabridged: 3 hr 21 min
The This Country of Ours Series #1
Narrator: David Thorn; Bobbi...
Published: 02/20/2014
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Clash of Cultures Prehistory1638, Christopher Collier and James Lincoln Collier

Clash of Cultures

by Christopher Collier and...

Rent: $8.46

History is dramatic-and the renowned, award-winning authors Christopher Collier and James...

Unabridged: 1 hr 58 min
The Drama of American History Series
Narrator: Jim Manchester
Published: 05/01/2013
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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 ...

Unabridged: 2 hr 18 min
Narrator: Jessica Almasy
Published: 06/15/2012
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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 a...

Unabridged: 1 hr 45 min
Narrator: L.J. Ganser
Published: 10/23/2007
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The Changing Face of American Society 19452000, Christopher Collier; James Lincoln Collier

The Changing Face of American Soc...

by Christopher Collier; Ja...

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History is dramatic-and the renowned, award-winning authors Christopher Collier and James...

Unabridged: 2 hr 8 min
The Drama of American History Series
Narrator: Jim Manchester
Published: 10/01/2013
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The United States in World War II 1941-1945, Christopher Collier; James Lincoln Collier

The United States in World War II...

by Christopher Collier; Ja...

Rent: $8.46

History is dramatic-and the renowned, award-winning authors Christopher Collier and James...

Unabridged: 1 hr 58 min
The Drama of American History Series #2001
Narrator: Jim Manchester
Published: 09/01/2013
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The United States in the Cold War 1945-1989, Christopher Collier; James Lincoln Collier

The United States in the Cold War...

by Christopher Collier; Ja...

Rent: $8.46

History is dramatic-and the renowned, award-winning authors Christopher Collier and James...

Unabridged: 2 hr 1 min
The Drama of American History Series #2001
Narrator: Jim Manchester
Published: 09/01/2013