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Who Was Dr. Seuss?, Janet Pascal

Who Was Dr. Seuss?

by Janet Pascal

Rent: $5.18

Ted Geisel loved to doodle from the time he was a kid. He had an offbeat, fun-loving personality. He often threw dinner parties where guests ...

Unabridged: 58 min
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Narrator: Danny Campbell
Published: 02/02/2016
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Who Is Jane Goodall?, Roberta Edwards

Who Is Jane Goodall?

by Roberta Edwards

Rent: $5.18

A life in the wild! Jane Goodall, born in London, England, always loved animals and wanted to study them in their natural habitats. So at age...

Unabridged: 1 hr 6 min
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Narrator: Cassandra Campbell...
Published: 02/02/2016
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Who Was Milton Hershey?, James Buckley, Jr.

Who Was Milton Hershey?

by James Buckley, Jr.

Rent: $5.18

Discover the man behind the chocolate bar! Milton Hershey’s life was filled with invention and innovation.  As a young man, he was...

Unabridged: 54 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: Vikas Adam
Published: 02/02/2016
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Who Was Walt Disney?, Whitney Stewart

Who Was Walt Disney?

by Whitney Stewart

Rent: $5.18

Walt Disney always loved to entertain people. Often it got him into trouble. Once he painted pictures with tar on the side of his family's wh...

Unabridged: 59 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: Dan Woren
Published: 02/02/2016
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Who Is George Lucas?, Pamela D. Pollack

Who Is George Lucas?

by Pamela D. Pollack

Rent: $5.18

As a child his passions were comics and cars, but George Lucas grew up to be one of the most successful filmmakers of all time.  He is a...

Unabridged: 1 hr
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Narrator: Marc Cashman
Published: 02/02/2016
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Who Was Jackie Robinson?, Gail Herman

Who Was Jackie Robinson?

by Gail Herman

Rent: $5.18

As a kid, Jackie Robinson loved sports. And why not? He was a natural at football, basketball, and, of course, baseball. But beyond athletic ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 1 min
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Narrator: Dominic Hoffman
Published: 02/02/2016
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Who Was Marie Curie?, Megan Stine

Who Was Marie Curie?

by Megan Stine

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Born in Warsaw, Poland, on November 7, 1867, Marie Curie was forbidden to attend the male-only University of Warsaw, so she enrolled at the S...

Unabridged: 1 hr 5 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: Sarah Scott
Published: 03/01/2016
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Who Was Steve Jobs?, Pam Pollack

Who Was Steve Jobs?

by Pam Pollack

Rent: $5.18

Steve Jobs, adopted in infancy by a family in San Francisco, packed a lot of life into fifty-six short years. In this Who Was…? biograp...

Unabridged: 1 hr 2 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: Rob Shapiro
Published: 03/01/2016
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Who Was Neil Armstrong?, Roberta Edwards

Who Was Neil Armstrong?

by Roberta Edwards

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On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong stepped on the moon and, to an audience of over 450 million people, proclaimed his step a giant leap for man...

Unabridged: 56 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: Dominic Hoffman
Published: 03/01/2016
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Who Was Ben Franklin?, Dennis Brindell Fradin

Who Was Ben Franklin?

by Dennis Brindell Fradin

Rent: $5.18

Ben Franklin was the scientist who, with the help of a kite, discovered that lightning is electricity. He was also a statesman, an inventor, ...

Unabridged: 1 hr
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Narrator: Paul Michael
Published: 03/01/2016
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Who Was Galileo?, Patricia Brennan Demuth

Who Was Galileo?

by Patricia Brennan Demuth...

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Like Michelangelo, Galileo is another Renaissance great known just by his first name--a name that is synonymous with scientific achievement. ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 1 min
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Narrator: Mark Deakins
Published: 03/01/2016
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Who Was Nelson Mandela?, Meg Belviso

Who Was Nelson Mandela?

by Meg Belviso

Rent: $5.18

As a child he dreamt of changing South Africa; as a man he changed the world.  Nelson Mandela spent his life battling apartheid and cham...

Unabridged: 1 hr 2 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: Mark Bramhall
Published: 04/05/2016
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Who Was Harriet Beecher Stowe?, Dana Meachen Rau

Who Was Harriet Beecher Stowe?

by Dana Meachen Rau

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Born in Connecticut in 1811, Harriet Beecher Stowe was an abolitionist, author, and playwright. Slavery was a major industry in the American ...

Unabridged: 58 min
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Narrator: Susan Hanfield
Published: 04/05/2016
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Who Was Frederick Douglass?, April Jones Prince

Who Was Frederick Douglass?

by April Jones Prince

Rent: $5.18

Born into slavery in Maryland in 1818, Frederick Douglass was determined to gain freedom--and once he realized that knowledge was power, he s...

Unabridged: 1 hr 4 min
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Narrator: John H. Mayer
Published: 04/05/2016
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Who Was Rosa Parks?, Yona Zeldis McDonough

Who Was Rosa Parks?

by Yona Zeldis McDonough

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In 1955, Rosa Parks refused to give her bus seat to a white passenger in Montgomery, Alabama. This seemingly small act triggered civil rights...

Unabridged: 1 hr 8 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: Adenrele Ojo
Published: 04/05/2016
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Who Is Jeff Kinney?, Patrick Kinney

Who Is Jeff Kinney?

by Patrick Kinney

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Even as a kid, everyone thought Jeff Kinney was talented. People loved his drawings, and when he went to college, his comic strip Igdoof was ...

Unabridged: 58 min
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Narrator: Ramon De Ocampo
Published: 06/07/2016
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Who Was Maurice Sendak?, Janet Pascal

Who Was Maurice Sendak?

by Janet Pascal

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It seems entirely fitting that Maurice Sendak was born on the same day that Mickey Mouse first made his cartoon debut--June 10, 1928. Sendak ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 1 min
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Narrator: Arthur Morey
Published: 06/07/2016
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Who Is J.K. Rowling?, Pamela D. Pollack

Who Is J.K. Rowling?

by Pamela D. Pollack

Rent: $5.18

Everyone loves Harry Potter. Now kids can learn about Harry's creator! In 1995, on a four-hour-delayed train from Manchester to London, J. K....

Unabridged: 1 hr 5 min
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Narrator: Cassandra Campbell...
Published: 06/07/2016
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Who Was Roald Dahl?, True Kelley

Who Was Roald Dahl?

by True Kelley

Rent: $5.18

Roald Dahl is one of the most famous children's book authors ever. Now in this Who Was . . . ? biography, children will learn of hi...

Unabridged: 1 hr 1 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: RenA© Ruiz
Published: 06/07/2016
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Who Was Roberto Clemente?, James Buckley, Jr.

Who Was Roberto Clemente?

by James Buckley, Jr.

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Growing up the youngest of seven children in Puerto Rico, Roberto Clemente had a talent for baseball. His incredible skill soon got him draft...

Unabridged: 59 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: Ron Butler
Published: 07/05/2016
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Who Is Derek Jeter?, Gail Herman

Who Is Derek Jeter?

by Gail Herman

Rent: $5.18

When Derek Jeter was eight years old, he announced that he was going to play baseball for the New York Yankees. Jeter earned the attention of...

Unabridged: 58 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: Bernadette Dunne
Published: 07/05/2016
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Who Was Muhammad Ali?, James Buckley, Jr.

Who Was Muhammad Ali?

by James Buckley, Jr.

Rent: $5.18

Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr. won the world heavyweight championship at the age of 22, the same year he joined the Nation of Islam and changed ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 1 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: Dominic Hoffman
Published: 07/05/2016
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Who Is Hillary Clinton?, Heather Alexander

Who Is Hillary Clinton?

by Heather Alexander

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Who Is Hillary Clinton? Readers of our New York Times best-selling series can find out now!At age fourteen, Hillary Clinton thought it would ...

Unabridged: 56 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: Nan Mcnamara
Published: 08/02/2016
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Who Was Jesse Owens?, James Buckley, Jr.

Who Was Jesse Owens?

by James Buckley, Jr.

Rent: $5.18

At the 1936 Berlin Summer Olympics, track and field star Jesse Owens ran himself straight into international glory by winning four gold medal...

Unabridged: 55 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: Charles Constant
Published: 08/02/2016
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Who Is Wayne Gretzky?, Gail Herman

Who Is Wayne Gretzky?

by Gail Herman

Rent: $5.18

After breaking or tying more than sixty records in hockey, it's no wonder that Wayne Gretzky is known as "The Great One." Born in Brantford, ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 7 min
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Narrator: Erin Bennett
Published: 07/05/2016
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Who Was Frida Kahlo?, Sarah Fabiny

Who Was Frida Kahlo?

by Sarah Fabiny

Rent: $5.18

You can always recognize a painting by Kahlo because she is in nearly all--with her black braided hair and colorful Mexican outfits. A brave ...

Unabridged: 53 min
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Narrator: Marisol Ramirez
Published: 08/02/2016
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Who Was Maria Tallchief?, Catherine Gourley

Who Was Maria Tallchief?

by Catherine Gourley

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Born in 1925, Maria Tallchief spent part of her childhood on an Osage reservation in Oklahoma. With the support of her family and world-renow...

Unabridged: 1 hr 13 min
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Narrator: Hillary Huber
Published: 08/02/2016
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Who Is Bob Dylan?, Jim O'Connor

Who Is Bob Dylan?

by Jim O'Connor

Rent: $5.18

A singer-songerwriter, musician, and artist, Bob Dylan is an American icon. In the past five decades, Dylan's work has influenced everyone fr...

Unabridged: 58 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: MacLeod Andrews
Published: 12/06/2016
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Who Was Claude Monet?, Ann Waldron

Who Was Claude Monet?

by Ann Waldron

Rent: $5.18

Claude Monet is considered one of the most influential artists of all time. He is a founder of the French Impressionist art movement, and tod...

Unabridged: 55 min
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Narrator: Arthur Morey
Published: 12/06/2016
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Who Was Queen Victoria?, Jim Gigliotti

Who Was Queen Victoria?

by Jim Gigliotti

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Her reign of 63 years and seven months is known as the Victorian Era, a period of industrial, cultural, scientific, and political change that...

Unabridged: 58 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: Jayne Entwistle
Published: 01/31/2017
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Who Was Lucille Ball?, Pamela D. Pollack

Who Was Lucille Ball?

by Pamela D. Pollack

Rent: $5.18

Who doesn't love Lucy? The legendary actress, producer, and comedian steps into the Who Was? spotlight.Much like her hit TV show, I Love...

Unabridged: 56 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: Tara Sands
Published: 02/07/2017
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Who Was Bruce Lee?, Jim Gigliotti

Who Was Bruce Lee?

by Jim Gigliotti

Rent: $5.18

Bruce Lee was a Chinese American action film star, martial arts instructor, filmmaker, and philosopher. His Hong Kong and Hollywood-produced ...

Unabridged: 55 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: Fred Sanders
Published: 12/06/2016
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Who Was Alfred Hitchcock?, Pamela D. Pollack

Who Was Alfred Hitchcock?

by Pamela D. Pollack

Rent: $5.18

Known as one of the most influential filmmakers of all time, Alfred Hitchcock’s unique vision in movies like Psycho and ...

Unabridged: 52 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: Gildart Jackson
Published: 12/06/2016
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Who is Stevie Wonder?, Jim Gigliotti

Who is Stevie Wonder?

by Jim Gigliotti

Rent: $5.18

Discover more about Stevie Wonder, the music prodigy whose awards include 25 Grammy Awards and the Presidential Medal of Freedom.Stevie Wonde...

Unabridged: 56 min
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Narrator: Dominic Hoffman
Published: 06/06/2017
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Who is Dolly Parton?, True Kelley

Who is Dolly Parton?

by True Kelley

Rent: $5.18

Born in a little cabin in Tennessee, Dolly Parton always dreamed big, and she was right to! She wrote her first song at age five and became a...

Unabridged: 55 min
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Narrator: Dorothy Dillingham...
Published: 06/06/2017
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Who Was Bob Marley?, Katie Ellison

Who Was Bob Marley?

by Katie Ellison

Rent: $5.18

Get Up, Stand Up! for the king of reggae music!Bob Marley was a reggae superstar who is considered to be one of the most influential musician...

Unabridged: 1 hr 3 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: Adenrele Ojo
Published: 06/06/2017
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Who Was Alexander Hamilton?, Pam Pollack

Who Was Alexander Hamilton?

by Pam Pollack

Rent: $5.18

Read the story of the Founding Father who inspired the smash Broadway musical.Born in the British West Indies and orphaned as a child, Alexan...

Unabridged: 1 hr 10 min
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Narrator: P.J. Ochlan
Published: 08/22/2017
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Who Was Leif Erikson?, Nico Medina

Who Was Leif Erikson?

by Nico Medina

Rent: $5.18

Hold on to your Viking helmets as you learn about the first known European to set foot on North America in this exciting addition to the Who ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 2 min
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Narrator: Bruce Mann
Published: 06/05/2018
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Who Was Susan B. Anthony?, Pam Pollack

Who Was Susan B. Anthony?

by Pam Pollack

Rent: $5.18

Susan B. Anthony may be an international icon but her campaign for women's rights had personal roots. Working as a school teacher in New York...

Unabridged: 1 hr 6 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: Ann Marie Lee
Published: 06/05/2018
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Who Was Gandhi?, Dana Meachen Rau

Who Was Gandhi?

by Dana Meachen Rau

Rent: $5.18

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was born in 1869 in British-occupied India. Though he studied law in London and spent his early adulthood in South...

Unabridged: 1 hr 1 min
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Narrator: Vikas Adam
Published: 06/05/2018
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Who Was Joan of Arc?, Pam Pollack

Who Was Joan of Arc?

by Pam Pollack

Rent: $5.18

Joan of Arc was born in a small French village during the worst period of the Hundred Years' War. For generations, France had been besieged b...

Unabridged: 55 min
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Narrator: Karyn O'Bryant
Published: 06/05/2018
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Who Was Blackbeard?, James Buckley, Jr.

Who Was Blackbeard?

by James Buckley, Jr.

Rent: $5.18

Though much of his early life remains a mystery, Blackbeard most likely began his life as Edward Teach in the sailing port of Bristol, Englan...

Unabridged: 58 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: Nicholas Guy Smith...
Published: 06/05/2018
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Who Was Marie Antoinette?, Dana Meachen Rau

Who Was Marie Antoinette?

by Dana Meachen Rau

Rent: $5.18

From the palaces of Austria to the mirrored halls of Versailles, Marie Antoinette led a charmed life. She was born into royalty in 1755 and m...

Unabridged: 57 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: Judy Winegard
Published: 06/05/2018
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Who Was Julius Caesar?, Nico Medina

Who Was Julius Caesar?

by Nico Medina

Rent: $5.18

He came. He saw. He conquered. Julius Caesar was a force to be reckoned with as a savvy politician, an impressive orator, and a brave soldier...

Unabridged: 1 hr 4 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: Maxwell Caulfield
Published: 06/05/2018
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Who Was Genghis Khan?, Nico Medina

Who Was Genghis Khan?

by Nico Medina

Rent: $5.18

Named Temujin at birth by his nomadic family in early Mongolia, the great Genghis Khan used his skill and cunning to create the Mongol Empire...

Unabridged: 1 hr 3 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: Mark Bramhall
Published: 06/05/2018
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Who Is Pele?, James Buckley, Jr.

Who Is Pele?

by James Buckley, Jr.

Rent: $5.18

The story of a poor boy from Brazil who became the greatest soccer player of all time and one of the most important athletes of the twentieth...

Unabridged: 56 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: David DeSantos
Published: 06/05/2018
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Who Was Betsy Ross?, James Buckley, Jr.

Who Was Betsy Ross?

by James Buckley, Jr.

Rent: $5.18

Born the eighth of seventeen children in Philadelphia, Betsy Ross lived in a time when the American colonies were yearning for independence f...

Unabridged: 54 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: Emily Lawrence
Published: 06/19/2018
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Who Was George Washington?, Roberta Edwards

Who Was George Washington?

by Roberta Edwards

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In 1789, George Washington became the first president of the United States. He has been called the father of our country for leading America ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 3 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: Mike Chamberlain
Published: 06/19/2018
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Who Were the Wright Brothers?, James Buckley, Jr.

Who Were the Wright Brothers?

by James Buckley, Jr.

Rent: $5.18

As young boys, Orville and Wilbur Wright loved all things mechanical. As young men, they gained invaluable skills essential for their succes...

Unabridged: 56 min
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Narrator: Johnny Heller
Published: 06/05/2018
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Who Was Abigail Adams?, True Kelley

Who Was Abigail Adams?

by True Kelley

Rent: $5.18

Abigail Adams was a strong woman far ahead of her time. She urged her husband, President John Adams, to "remember the ladies" and despite hav...

Unabridged: 1 hr 11 min
Who Was...?
Narrator: Ann Marie Lee
Published: 06/19/2018
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