Call anytime(888) 283-5051
 

You no longer follow Matt

You will no longer see updates from this user when they write new reviews, or suggestions based on their library or recommendations.

You can re-follow a user if you change your mind.

OK

You now follow Matt

You will receive updates from this user when they write new reviews, or suggestions based on their library or recommendations.

You can unfollow a user if you change your mind.

OK

Matt

Toronto, Ontario, Canada | Member Since 2007

4
HELPFUL VOTES
  • 1 reviews
  • 1 ratings
  • 305 titles in library
  • 7 purchased in 2014
FOLLOWING
0
FOLLOWERS
0

  • The First American: The Life and Times of Benjamin Franklin

    • UNABRIDGED (36 hrs and 38 mins)
    • By H. W. Brands
    • Narrated By Nelson Runger
    Overall
    (285)
    Performance
    (203)
    Story
    (205)

    Many consider Franklin the most fascinating American man who ever lived. A scientist, businessman, diplomat, author, inventor, philosopher and politician, he is America's original Renaissance man. His remarkable and varied accomplishments include the discovery of electricity and the modernization of the postal system. Brilliant and bawdy, a master statesman and a cultural icon, Franklin was so important and popular in his day that, according to the author, "... only Washington mattered as much."

    William says: "History tends to bore but I couldnt stop listening"
    "The First American: The Life and Times of Benjamin"
    Overall

    A wonderful engaging depiction of life in the 18th century.
    Thank you Brands, I know, feel, and understand so much more as a result of your work.
    I'm now looking for a new historical listen, I'll be looking in the Brands folio first.

    4 of 5 people found this review helpful

Report Inappropriate Content

If you find this review inappropriate and think it should be removed from our site, let us know. This report will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.

Cancel

Thank You

Your report has been received. It will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.