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The Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States, Various

The Declaration of Independence a...

by Various

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The two most treasured documents of American freedom together on one audiobook.We hold th...

Unabridged: 48 min
Narrator: Frank Langella
Published: 07/17/2007
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Virus 1918 Spanish Influenza - the words of people who lived it., Robert John Hadfield

Virus 1918

by Robert John Hadfield

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"...with the dead body of his son for company on the last half of the trip and himself de...

Unabridged: 5 hr 19 min
Narrator: Robert John Hadfie...
Published: 04/09/2020
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Reconstructing the Gospel Finding Freedom from Slaveholder Religion, Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove

Reconstructing the Gospel

by Jonathan Wilson-Hartgro...

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"I am a man torn in two. And the gospel I inherited is divided." Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrov...

Unabridged: 5 hr 12 min
Narrator: Lloyd James
Published: 03/13/2018
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Letter from Birmingham Jail, Martin Luther King

Letter from Birmingham Jail

by Martin Luther King

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April 16th. The year is 1963. Birmingham, Alabama has had a spring of non-violent protest...

Unabridged: 51 min
Narrator: Dion Graham
Published: 04/15/2013
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History of the Donner Party A Tragedy of the Sierra, C. F. McGlashan

History of the Donner Party

by C. F. McGlashan

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C. F. McGlashan was the newspaper editor and publisher of the local daily in Truckee, Cal...

Unabridged: 8 hr 52 min
Narrator: Bobbie Frohman
Published: 02/20/2014
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Voices From the Front: The Battle of Bull Run & Blockade Runners, The Civil War: Volume 1

Voices From the Front: The Battle...

by The Civil War: Volume 1...

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The Battle of Bull Run describes the Civil War's first important battle, moment by moment...

Unabridged: 2 hr 3 min
Narrator: Various Readers
Published: 09/17/2019
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When Affirmative Action Was White An Untold History of Racial Inequality in Twentieth-Century America, Ira Katznelson

When Affirmative Action Was White...

by Ira Katznelson

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In this "penetrating new analysis" (New York Times Book Review) Ira Katznelson fundamenta...

Unabridged: 8 hr 20 min
Narrator: Jonathan Yen
Published: 08/16/2016
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The Hidden History of Guns and the Second Amendment, Thom Hartmann

The Hidden History of Guns and th...

by Thom Hartmann

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Thom Hartmann, the most popular progressive radio host in America and a New York Times be...

Unabridged: 4 hr 4 min
The Thom Hartmann Hidden History Series #1
Narrator: Scott Brick
Published: 06/04/2019
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Rise to Greatness Abraham Lincoln and America's Most Perilous Year, David Von Drehle

Rise to Greatness

by David Von Drehle

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As 1862 dawned, the American republic was at death’s door. The federal government a...

Unabridged: 16 hr 59 min
Narrator: Robertson Dean
Published: 12/11/2012
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Black Wall Street: The History of the Greenwood District Before the Tulsa Race Riot, Charles River Editors

Black Wall Street: The History of...

by Charles River Editors

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Overall, Tulsa in 1921 was considered a modern, vibrant city. What had fueled this remark...

Unabridged: 1 hr 25 min
Narrator: Stephen Platt
Published: 07/25/2020
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The Founders' Speech to a Nation in Crisis What The Founders Would Say To America Today, Steven Rabb

The Founders' Speech to a Nation ...

by Steven Rabb

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In a work described as “the ethos of our democratic Republic through the consolidat...

Unabridged: 3 hr 46 min
Narrator: Steven Rabb
Published: 07/01/2021
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George Patton A Captivating Guide to a Combative American War Hero Who Played a Critical Part in the Battle of Normandy During WWII, Captivating History

George Patton

by Captivating History

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Explore the captivating life of George Patton.General George S. Patton remains a househol...

Unabridged: 3 hr
Narrator: Desmond Manny
Published: 09/04/2018
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Tulsa Massacre of 1921, The: The Controversial History and Legacy of America’s Worst Race Riot, Charles River Editors

Tulsa Massacre of 1921, The: The ...

by Charles River Editors

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t all began on Memorial Day, May 31, 1921. Around or after 4:00 p.m. that day, a clerk at...

Unabridged: 1 hr 15 min
Narrator: Stephen Platt
Published: 02/29/2020
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Mad Anthony Wayne: The Life and Legacy of the Famous Revolutionary War General, Charles River Editors

Mad Anthony Wayne: The Life and L...

by Charles River Editors

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 “Issue the orders Sir, and I will storm Hell.” – Mad Anthony Way...

Unabridged: 1 hr 55 min
Narrator: Gregory T. Luzitan...
Published: 03/29/2020
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Speeches and Writings of Abraham Lincoln, Abraham Lincoln

Speeches and Writings of Abraham ...

by Abraham Lincoln

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Abraham Lincoln was undeniably one of the most influential politicians in American histor...

Unabridged: 6 hr 53 min
Narrator: Alan Sklar
Published: 04/26/2011
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Hallowed Ground A Walk at Gettysburg, James M. McPherson

Hallowed Ground

by James M. McPherson

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James M. McPherson, the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of Battle Cry of Freedom, an...

Unabridged: 1 hr 58 min
Narrator: Grover Gardner
Published: 03/05/2003
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Drinking in America Our Secret History, Susan Cheever

Drinking in America

by Susan Cheever

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In DRINKING IN AMERICA, bestselling author Susan Cheever chronicles our national love af...

Unabridged: 9 hr 1 min
Narrator: Barbara Benjamin C...
Published: 10/13/2015
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Pearl Harbor Christmas A World at War, December 1941, Stanley Weintraub

Pearl Harbor Christmas

by Stanley Weintraub

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Christmas 1941 came little more than two weeks after the attack on Pearl Harbor. The shoc...

Unabridged: 5 hr 38 min
Narrator: Malcolm Hillgartne...
Published: 11/01/2011
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Horatio's Drive America's First Road Trip, Dayton Duncan

Horatio's Drive

by Dayton Duncan

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The companion volume to the PBS documentary film about the first—and perhaps most a...

Unabridged: 3 hr 9 min
Narrator: Dayton Duncan
Published: 07/01/2003
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Voices From the Front: The Fall of New Orleans & Shiloh, The Civil War: Volume 2

Voices From the Front: The Fall o...

by The Civil War: Volume 2...

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The Fall of New Orleans was a desperate brawl in the river, with hideous and relentless a...

Unabridged: 2 hr 1 min
Narrator: Various Readers
Published: 09/17/2019
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Creoles, The: The History and Legacy of Some of the Americas Most Unique Ethnic Groups, Charles River Editors

Creoles, The: The History and Leg...

by Charles River Editors

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“Little by little, the bird makes its nest.” – Old Haitian Creole Prove...

Unabridged: 1 hr 46 min
Narrator: David Pickering
Published: 03/17/2020
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Captured by Indians A True Account, Mary Rowlandson

Captured by Indians

by Mary Rowlandson

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In February of 1675 Narragansett Indians lay siege to Mary Rowlandson's village. Most wer...

Unabridged: 1 hr 53 min
Narrator: Carrington MacDuff...
Published: 01/01/2003
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Titanic A Captivating Guide to the History of the Unsinkable Ship RMS Titanic, Including Survivor Stories and a Real Romance Story, Captivating History

Titanic

by Captivating History

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Explore the captivating history of the Titanic.When thinking about the worst known mariti...

Unabridged: 3 hr 13 min
Narrator: Alexander G.
Published: 03/11/2019
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On Fascism 12 Lessons from American History, Matthew C. MacWilliams

On Fascism

by Matthew C. MacWilliams

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An expert on American authoritarianism offers a searing rebuke of the exceptional narrati...

Unabridged: 4 hr 18 min
Narrator: Kevin Stillwell
Published: 09/29/2020
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Riders Of The Pony Express, Ralph Moody

Riders Of The Pony Express

by Ralph Moody

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Prior to the Civil War, the fastest mail between the West Coast and the East took almost ...

Unabridged: 2 hr 56 min
Narrator: Cameron Beierle
Published: 12/15/2011
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Authenticated History of the Famous Bell Witch, Martin V. Ingram

Authenticated History of the Famo...

by Martin V. Ingram

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The Bell Witch: Robertson County, Tennessee, 1817-1828. The Bell family are terrorized by...

Unabridged: 7 hr 8 min
Narrator: Amanda Stribling
Published: 10/21/2020
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FBI and J. Edgar Hoover, The: The History and Legacy of the Federal Bureau of Investigation Under Its First Director, Charles River Editors

FBI and J. Edgar Hoover, The: The...

by Charles River Editors

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No single figure in 20th century American history inspires such opposing opinions as J. E...

Unabridged: 2 hr 42 min
Narrator: Bill Hare
Published: 12/10/2019
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The Culper Ring A Captivating Guide to George Washington's Spy Ring and Its Impact on the American Revolution, Captivating History

The Culper Ring

by Captivating History

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Explore the captivating history of the Culper Ring!Spying and warfare have always gone ha...

Unabridged: 1 hr 58 min
Narrator: Duke Holm
Published: 02/26/2018
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Buffalo Soldiers: The History and Legacy of the Black Soldiers Who Fought in the U.S. Army during the Indian Wars, Charles River Editors

Buffalo Soldiers: The History and...

by Charles River Editors

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During the Civil War, over 180,000 black men fought in volunteer units as part of the Uni...

Unabridged: 1 hr 40 min
Narrator: Scott Clem
Published: 12/27/2019
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Letters of a Woman Homesteader, Elinore Pruitt Stewart

Letters of a Woman Homesteader

by Elinore Pruitt Stewart

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After losing her husband, Elinore Pruitt washed clothes in Denver to support herself and ...

Unabridged: 4 hr 19 min
Narrator: Kate Fleming
Published: 10/01/2003
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Heaven's Gate: The History and Legacy of Marshall Applewhite's Notorious Doomsday Cult, Charles River Editors

Heaven's Gate: The History and Le...

by Charles River Editors

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On paper, the extraordinarily unorthodox ideology spouted by Heaven's Gate ranks near th...

Unabridged: 1 hr 57 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 01/02/2021
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Chicago Outfit and the North Side Gang, The: The History and Legacy of Chicago’s Most Notorious Rival Mobs, Charles River Editors

Chicago Outfit and the North Side...

by Charles River Editors

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20th century Chicago was an ideal breeding ground for organized crime. A buzzing circuit...

Unabridged: 3 hr 8 min
Narrator: Scott Clem
Published: 03/23/2019
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The Journals of Lewis and Clark Excerpts from The History of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, Nicholas Biddle

The Journals of Lewis and Clark

by Nicholas Biddle

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In 1804, President Jefferson asked two Virginians-Meriwether Lewis and William Clark-to l...

Unabridged: 4 hr 48 min
Narrator: Norman Dietz
Published: 03/04/2008
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Palmer Raids, The: The History of the Arrests and Deportations of Anarchists and Communists in America during the First Red Scare, Charles River Editors

Palmer Raids, The: The History of...

by Charles River Editors

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While the period from 1945-1955 was the longest and most extensive period of time in Amer...

Unabridged: 1 hr 50 min
Narrator: Scott Clem
Published: 12/27/2019
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Lincoln's Spymaster Thomas Haines Dudley and the Liverpool Network, David Hepburn Milton

Lincoln's Spymaster

by David Hepburn Milton

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The Civil War conjures images of bloodsoaked battlefields in the United States. Few are a...

Unabridged: 5 hr 57 min
Narrator: William Hughes
Published: 01/01/2007
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Lincolns Greatest Speech The Second Inaugural, Ronald C. White, Jr.

Lincolns Greatest Speech

by Ronald C. White, Jr.

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After four years of unspeakable horror and sacrifice on both sides, the Civil War was abo...

Unabridged: 6 hr 6 min
Narrator: Raymond Todd
Published: 12/11/2008
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The Death of Outrage Bill Clinton and the Assault on American Ideals, William J. Bennett

The Death of Outrage

by William J. Bennett

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Today we see little public outrage about Bill Clinton's misconduct. With enormous skill, ...

Abridged: 3 hr 3 min
Narrator: Charlton Heston
Published: 12/01/1998
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The Fearless Benjamin Lay The Quaker Dwarf Who Became the First Revolutionary Abolitionist, Marcus Rediker

The Fearless Benjamin Lay

by Marcus Rediker

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The little-known story of an eighteenth-century Quaker dwarf who fiercely attacked slaver...

Unabridged: 7 hr 2 min
Narrator: Cornell Womack
Published: 09/05/2017
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Founding Feuds The Rivalries, Clashes, and Conflicts That Forged a Nation, Paul Aron

Founding Feuds

by Paul Aron

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The Founding Fathers have been hailed for centuries as shining examples of men who put as...

Unabridged: 4 hr 15 min
Narrator: Richard Ferrone
Published: 06/07/2016
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This America The Case for the Nation, Jill Lepore

This America

by Jill Lepore

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From the best-selling author of These Truths, a work that examines the dilemma of nationa...

Unabridged: 2 hr 36 min
Narrator: Jill Lepore
Published: 05/28/2019
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The Stock Market Crash of 1929, Aron Abrams

The Stock Market Crash of 1929

by Aron Abrams

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Taken from the actual newspaper reports, written in 1929 and the 1930s, this captures the...

Unabridged: 1 hr
Narrator: Huey James
Published: 09/17/2019
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The Fireside Chats of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Franklin Delano Roosevelt

The Fireside Chats of Franklin De...

by Franklin Delano Rooseve...

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Shortly after taking office in 1933 President Franklin Delano Roosevelt delivered the fir...

Unabridged: 9 hr 44 min
Narrator: Douglas Harvey
Published: 06/11/2020
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Fred Rogers A Captivating Guide to the Man Behind Mister Rogers' Neighborhood, Captivating History

Fred Rogers

by Captivating History

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If you want to discover the captivating life of Fred Rogers, then pay attention... M...

Unabridged: 3 hr 4 min
Narrator: Desmond Manny
Published: 03/26/2019
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Typhoid Mary: The Notorious Life and Legacy of the Cook Who Caused a Typhoid Outbreak in New York, Charles River Editors

Typhoid Mary: The Notorious Life ...

by Charles River Editors

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Outbreaks of disease, much like wars, inevitably produce a series of public figures who ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 22 min
Narrator: Ray Howard
Published: 05/23/2020
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Black History The History of the Blacks in the United States and Haiti, Kelly Mass

Black History

by Kelly Mass

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This book contains 2 topics, which are subdivided into a first and second section. The to...

Unabridged: 2 hr 5 min
Narrator: Doug Greene
Published: 01/12/2022
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The Battle of Gettysburg, Frank Haskell

The Battle of Gettysburg

by Frank Haskell

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The Battle of Gettysburg is a vivid firsthand account of the most famous battle of the Ci...

Unabridged: 3 hr 39 min
Narrator: Tom West
Published: 01/15/2008
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Mosby's Men, John Alexander

Mosby's Men

by John Alexander

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In this rare, exciting eyewitness account, a Confederate soldier reveals what life was re...

Unabridged: 4 hr 37 min
Narrator: Norman Dietz
Published: 03/07/2008
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Slavery in the North: The History and Legacy of American Slaves in the North Before the Civil War, Charles River Editors

Slavery in the North: The History...

by Charles River Editors

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Most Americans know that slavery is a central part of the nation’s history, but th...

Unabridged: 2 hr 12 min
Narrator: Daniel Houle
Published: 11/15/2020
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Closer to Freedom Enslaved Women and Everyday Resistance in the Plantation South, Stephanie M.H. Camp

Closer to Freedom

by Stephanie M.H. Camp

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Focusing on female slaves' everyday forms of resistance—such as truancy, theft, and...

Unabridged: 8 hr 23 min
Narrator: Diana Blue
Published: 06/29/2021
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Modern CIA, The: The History of America’s Central Intelligence Agency from the Cold War to Today, Charles River Editors

Modern CIA, The: The History of A...

by Charles River Editors

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The 28-year period from 1933-1961, bracketed on one end by Hitler’s rise to power i...

Unabridged: 2 hr 39 min
Narrator: Bill Hare
Published: 07/31/2019