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The Family Tree: A Lynching in Georgia, a Legacy of Secrets, and My Search for the Truth
The Family Tree: A Lynching in Georgia, a Legacy of Secrets, and My Search for the Truth
By Tantor Audio
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4.0 out of 5 stars with 123 reviews
Harris County, Georgia, 1912. A white man, the beloved nephew of the county sheriff, is shot dead on the porch of a black woman. Days later, the sheriff sanctions the lynching of a black woman and three black men, all of them innocent. For Karen Branan, the great-granddaughter of that sheriff, this isn't just history; this is family history. Branan spent nearly 20 years combing through diaries and letters, hunting for clues in libraries and archives throughout the United States to piece


I'm a Stranger Here Myself: Notes on Returning to America After Twenty Years Away
I'm a Stranger Here Myself: Notes on Returning to America After Twenty Years Away
By Random House Audio
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4.1 out of 5 stars with 48 reviews
After living in Britain for two decades, Bill Bryson recently moved back to the United States with his English wife and four children (he had read somewhere that nearly 3 million Americans believed they had been abducted by aliens - as he later put it, ''It was clear my people needed me''). They were greeted by a new and improved America that boasts microwave pancakes, 24-hour dental-floss hotlines, and the staunch conviction that ice is not a luxury item. Delivering the brilliant comic


CHARACTER ABOVE ALL VOLUME 2: DAVID MCCULLOUGH ON
CHARACTER ABOVE ALL VOLUME 2: DAVID MCCULLOUGH ON
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ean: 9780671569099, isbn: 0671569090,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 101 reviews
In a second volume from a series of lectures by presidential scholars, the author of Truman sheds new light on Harry Truman, an ordinary American who became president in difficult times, and how he rose to become one of America's most extraordinary leaders.Used Book in Good Condition.


Facts and Fears
Facts and Fears
By Penguin Audio
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4.9 out of 5 stars with 135 reviews
New York Times best seller The former director of National Intelligence's candid and compelling account of the intelligence community's successes - and failures - in facing some of the greatest threats to America When he stepped down in January 2017 as the fourth United States director of national intelligence, James Clapper had been President Obama's senior intelligence adviser for six and a half years, longer than his three predecessors combined. He led the US intelligence community


American Lion: A Biography of President Andrew Jackson
American Lion: A Biography of President Andrew Jackson
By Random House Audio
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4.5 out of 5 stars with 90 reviews
Andrew Jackson, his intimate circle of friends, and his tumultuous times are at the heart of this remarkable book about the man who rose from nothing to create the modern presidency. Beloved and hated, venerated and reviled, Andrew Jackson was an orphan who fought his way to the pinnacle of power, bending the nation to his will in the cause of democracy. Jackson's election in 1828 ushered in a new and lasting era in which the people, not distant elites, were the guiding force in American


Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power
Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power
By Unknown
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4.8 out of 5 stars with 146 reviews
In this magnificent biography, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of American Lion and Franklin and Winston brings vividly to life an extraordinary man and his remarkable times. Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power gives us Jefferson the politician and president, a great and complex human being forever engaged in the wars of his era. Philosophers think; politicians maneuver. Jefferson's genius was that he was both and could do both, often simultaneously. Such is the art of power. Thomas


An Autobiography: The Story of My Experiments with Truth
An Autobiography: The Story of My Experiments with Truth
By Blackstone Audio
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ean: 9781441749918, isbn: 1441749918,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
From his youthful rebellion and sensual excesses to his leadership of the movement to free India from British rule, Gandhi describes the story of his life as a series of spiritual ''''experiments'''' and explains his concept of active nonviolent resistance..


No Higher Honor: A Memoir of My Years in Washington
No Higher Honor: A Memoir of My Years in Washington
By Random House Audio
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4.4 out of 5 stars with 21 reviews
From one of the world's most admired women, this is former National Security Advisor and Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice's compelling story of eight years serving at the highest levels of government. In her position as America's chief diplomat, Rice traveled almost continuously around the globe, seeking common ground among sometimes bitter enemies, forging agreement on divisive issues, and compiling a remarkable record of achievement. A native of Birmingham, Alabama who overcame the


Henry Clay: The Man Who Would Be President
Henry Clay: The Man Who Would Be President
By Tantor Audio
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Charismatic, charming, and one of the best orators of his era, Henry Clay seemed to have it all. He offered a comprehensive plan of change for America, and he directed national affairs as Speaker of the House, as Secretary of State to John Quincy Adams - the man he put in office - and as acknowledged leader of the Whig party.  As the broker of the Missouri Compromise and the Compromise of 1850, Henry Clay fought to keep a young nation united when westward expansion and slavery threatened to


Amazing Grace: William Wilberforce and the Heroic Campaign to End Slavery
Amazing Grace: William Wilberforce and the Heroic Campaign to End Slavery
By Tantor Audio
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Amazing Grace tells the story of the remarkable life of the British abolitionist William Wilberforce (1759-1833). This accessible biography chronicles Wilberforce's extraordinary role as a human rights activist, cultural reformer, and member of Parliament. At the center of this heroic life was a passionate 20-year fight to abolish the British slave trade, a battle Wilberforce won in 1807, as well as efforts to abolish slavery itself in the British colonies, a victory achieved just three days


President Carter: The White House Years
President Carter: The White House Years
By Macmillan Audio
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4.0 out of 5 stars with 31 reviews
This program includes a foreword written and read by Madeleine Albright, with a preface and introduction read by Stuart Eizenstat. The definitive history of the Carter administration from the man who participated in its surprising number of accomplishments - drawing on his extensive and never-before-seen notes. Stuart Eizenstat was at Jimmy Carter's side from his political rise in Georgia through four years in the White House, where he served as chief domestic policy adviser. He was directly


Tigers in the Mud: The Combat Career of German Panzer Commander Otto Carius
Tigers in the Mud: The Combat Career of German Panzer Commander Otto Carius
By Tantor Audio
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4.3 out of 5 stars with 64 reviews
World War II began with a metallic roar as the German Blitzkrieg raced across Europe, spearheaded by the most dreaded weapon of the 20th century: the Panzer. No German tank better represents that thundering power than the infamous Tiger, and Otto Carius was one of the most successful commanders to ever take a Tiger into battle, destroying well over 150 enemy tanks during his incredible career..


Hero Tales: How Common Lives Reveal the Uncommon Genius of America
Hero Tales: How Common Lives Reveal the Uncommon Genius of America
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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4.3 out of 5 stars with 97 reviews
In 1895, two young men destined to make their mark on American life, Theodore Roosevelt and Henry Cabot Lodge, discovered they shared a common interest in the remarkable way ordinary Americans demonstrated the real character of the young nation. They were convinced that the brilliance of American liberty could best be found in the lives of everyday people, rather than in accounts of the famous and powerful. Somehow the two men found time to research and write the 26 amazing stories in Hero


No-No Boy
No-No Boy
By Tantor Audio
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 81 reviews
First published in 1956, No-No Boy was virtually ignored by a public eager to put World War II and the Japanese internment behind them. It was not until the mid-1970s that a new generation of Japanese American writers and scholars recognized the novel's importance and popularized it as one of literature's most powerful testaments to the Asian American experience. No-No Boy tells the story of Ichiro Yamada, a fictional version of the real-life ''no-no boys''. Yamada answered ''no'' twice in a


Richard Nixon: The Life
Richard Nixon: The Life
By Unknown
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4.9 out of 5 stars with 59 reviews
Brilliantly researched, authoritatively crafted by a prize-winning biographer, this is the Nixon we've been waiting for. Richard Nixon opens with young navy lieutenant ''Nick'' Nixon returning from the Pacific and setting his cap at Congress, an idealistic dreamer seeking to build a better world. Yet amid the turns of that now legendary 1946 campaign, Nixon's finer attributes quickly gave way to unapologetic ruthlessness. It is a stunning overture to John A. Farrell's magisterial portrait of


Mornings on Horseback: The Story of an Extraordinary Family, and the Unique Child who Became Theodore Roosevelt
Mornings on Horseback: The Story of an Extraordinary Family, and the Unique Child who Became Theodore Roosevelt
By Simon & Schuster Audio
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 122 reviews
Winner of the 1982 National Book Award for Biography, Mornings on Horseback is the brilliant biography of the young Theodore Roosevelt. Hailed as a masterpiece by Newsday, it is the story of a remarkable little boy, seriously handicapped by recurrent and nearly fatal attacks of asthma, and his struggle to manhood. His father, the first Theodore Roosevelt, ''Greatheart'', is a figure of unbounded energy, enormously attractive and selfless, a god in the eyes of his small, frail namesake. His


Destiny and Power: The American Odyssey of George Herbert Walker Bush
Destiny and Power: The American Odyssey of George Herbert Walker Bush
By Random House Audio
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4.0 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
From Pulitzer Prize winner and number-one New York Times best-selling author Jon Meacham comes a sweeping yet intimate biography of George H. W. Bush. Based on rigorous research, hours of private interviews, and extraordinary access to Bush's diaries and to his family, Destiny and Power paints a vivid and affecting portrait of the distinctive American life of a man from the Greatest Generation: his childhood in Connecticut, his heroic service in World War II, his entry into the Texas oil


The German Aces Speak II: World War II Through the Eyes of Four More of the Luftwaffe's Most Important Commanders
The German Aces Speak II: World War II Through the Eyes of Four More of the Luftwaffe's Most Important Commanders
By Tantor Audio
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4.4 out of 5 stars with 141 reviews
The much-anticipated sequel to The German Aces Speak gives voice to four more of WWII's most noteworthy German pilots.  When The German Aces Speak was published in 2011, Air & Space/Smithsonian magazine welcomed Colin Heaton's and Anne-Marie Lewis' masterful command of interview-based narrative, writing, ''[W]hat might have been numbing recitations of dogfights are instead vivid descriptions of life as a warrior during World War II.''  Indeed, it is this unexpected perspective, brought to


The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism
The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism
By Brand: Simon n Schuster Audio
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ean: 9781442353152, isbn: 1442353155,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 91 reviews
After Presidents Franklin D. Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln, Doris Kearns Goodwin wields her magic on another larger-than-life president, and another momentous and raucous American time period as she brings Theodore Roosevelt, the muckraking journalists, and the Progressive Era to life.As she focused on the relationships between Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt in No Ordinary Time, and on Lincoln and his Team in Team of Rivals, Goodwin describes the broken friendship between Teddy Roosevelt and


The Nixon Chronicles (Circa 1973)
The Nixon Chronicles (Circa 1973)
By Wilmington Studios
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ean: 9780972787604, isbn: 0972787607,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 30 reviews
If you like politics and history, this is a great listening experience. A sixty-six minute stereo CD that takes you on an intriguing journey through the early 1970’s. A time when America was on the brink of anarchy. The Nixon Chronicles Circa 1973, casts new light on one of America’s most controversial leaders. A must listen for anyone interested in Vietnam, Watergate, and the resignation of President Richard M. Nixon. Featuring the real life cast of charactors from President Nixon



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