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Kidnapped: Being Memoirs of the Adventures of David Balfour in the year 1751 | [Robert Louis Stevenson]

Kidnapped: Being Memoirs of the Adventures of David Balfour in the year 1751

The attempt at murder failed. Risking everything to keep young David Balfour from his just inheritance, his wicked uncle has him kidnapped - comdemning his nephew to seven long years of slavery in the Carolinas. However, on the way, David runs into one of the greatest characters in English Literature: Alan Breck Stuart. These two heroes band together, and before he knows it, David finds himself embroiled in political intrigues that chase him across the wild Scottish Highlands.
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The attempt at murder failed. Risking everything to keep young David Balfour from his just inheritance, his wicked uncle has him kidnapped - condemning his nephew to seven long years of slavery in the Carolinas. However, on the way, David runs into one of the greatest characters in English Literature: Alan Breck Stuart. These two heroes band together, and before he knows it, David finds himself embroiled in political intrigues that chase him across the wild Scottish Highlands.

Public Domain (P)2010 B. J. Harrison

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    At less than $4, this audiobook is a real bargain. Fantastic performance by the B.J.Harrison, who also narrates the "Classic Tales Podcast".

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    Engaging, historical adventure. Very few narrators are as smooth and accurate as B. J. Harrison, fantastic performance with some difficult material to vocalize especially with the alternate languages and national accents required for an excellent, single person dramatization. Very well done.


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    Engaging and an interesting view into mid 18th century life.


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    Excellently smooth and dynamic performance with difficult material.


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