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David Hackett Fischer

David Hackett Fischer is University Professor and Warren Professor of History at Brandeis University in Massachusetts. The recipient of many prizes and awards for his teaching and writing, he is the author of numerous books, including Washington's Crossing, which was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in history.

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Best Sellers

    • Albion's Seed

    • Four British Folkways in America, Vol. 1
    • By: David Hackett Fischer
    • Narrated by: Julian Elfer
    • Length: 29 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 231
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 203
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 203

    This fascinating audiobook is the first volume in a projected cultural history of the United States, from the earliest English settlements to our own time....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • This is great, much more than title suggests

    • By Kindle Customer on 07-26-14

    Regular price: $39.95

    • Washington's Crossing

    • By: David Hackett Fischer
    • Narrated by: Nelson Runger
    • Length: 18 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 828
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 430
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 427

    This New York Times best seller is a thrilling account of one of the most pivotal moments in United States history....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Particularly Good Military History

    • By William on 10-11-04

    Regular price: $27.95

    • Paul Revere's Ride

    • By: David Hackett Fischer
    • Narrated by: Paul Boehmer
    • Length: 12 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 71
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 67
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 68

    Paul Revere's midnight ride looms as an almost mythical event in American history - yet it has been largely ignored by scholars and left to patriotic writers and debunkers....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Damn

    • By Claudio on 06-24-17

    Regular price: $30.09

    • Champlain's Dream

    • By: David Hackett Fischer
    • Narrated by: Edward Herrmann
    • Length: 10 hrs and 21 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 153
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 112
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 111

    In this sweeping, enthralling biography, acclaimed historian David Hackett Fischer brings to life the remarkable Samuel de Champlain....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent Narration - Illuminating History

    • By jmholmberg on 11-02-08

    Regular price: $31.93

    • Bound Away

    • Virginia and the Westward Movement
    • By: David Hackett Fischer, James C. Kelly
    • Narrated by: Bruce Miles
    • Length: 8 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24

    Bound Away offers a new understanding of the westward movement....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Detailed cultural history

    • By Andrew Glasgow on 03-10-18

    Regular price: $28.00

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