David McCullough
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David McCullough

David McCullough has twice received the Pulitzer Prize, for Truman and John Adams, and twice received the National Book Award, for The Path Between the Seas and Mornings on Horseback; His other widely praised books are 1776, Brave Companions, The Great Bridge, and The Johnstown Flood. He has been honored with the National Book Foundation Distinguished Contribution to American Letters Award, the National Humanities Medal, and the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

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    • The Pioneers

    • The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West
    • By: David McCullough
    • Narrated by: John Bedford Lloyd
    • Length: 10 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,180
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,062
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,054

    Pulitzer Prize-winning historian David McCullough rediscovers an important and dramatic chapter in the American story - the settling of the Northwest Territory by dauntless pioneers who overcame incredible hardships to build a community based on ideals that would define our country....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Ancestors Were Some of These Pioneers

    • By Zack on 05-08-19

    Regular price: $20.99

    • 1776

    • By: David McCullough
    • Narrated by: David McCullough
    • Length: 11 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13,871
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10,082
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10,040

    In this stirring audiobook, David McCullough tells the intensely human story of those who marched with General George Washington in the year of the Declaration of Independence....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Front Seat on History

    • By Mark on 10-22-05

    Regular price: $34.95

    • John Adams

    • By: David McCullough
    • Narrated by: Nelson Runger
    • Length: 29 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,339
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,898
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,902

    In this powerful, epic biography, Pulitzer Prize-winning historian David McCullough unfolds the adventurous life-journey of John Adams....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Lip smacking good

    • By Randall on 08-29-16

    Regular price: $70.95

    • The Greater Journey

    • Americans in Paris
    • By: David McCullough
    • Narrated by: Edward Herrmann
    • Length: 16 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2,533
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,070
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,071

    Here is the enthralling story of the American artists, writers, doctors, politicians, architects, and others who set off for Paris in the years between 1830 and 1900....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • McCullough takes it to the next level

    • By gregory m loyd on 07-12-11

    Regular price: $34.95

    • Truman

    • By: David McCullough
    • Narrated by: Nelson Runger
    • Length: 54 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2,778
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,498
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2,500

    Hailed by critics as an American masterpiece, David McCullough's sweeping biography of Harry S. Truman captured the heart of the nation....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • That Mousy Little Man From Missouri Revisited

    • By Sara on 07-23-15

    Regular price: $115.95

    • The Wright Brothers

    • By: David McCullough
    • Narrated by: David McCullough
    • Length: 10 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10,984
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9,943
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9,928

    Two-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize David McCullough tells the dramatic story behind the story about the courageous brothers who taught the world how to fly....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great Story but narration is a little boring

    • By Vince on 08-20-15

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Path Between the Seas

    • The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914
    • By: David McCullough
    • Narrated by: Nelson Runger
    • Length: 31 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,435
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,279
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,287

    Here is the story of the men and women who fought against all odds to fulfill the 400-year-old dream of constructing an aquatic passageway between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Amazing accomplishment in history

    • By HEIDI GOMEZ on 04-27-16

    Regular price: $69.95

    • The Great Bridge

    • The Epic Story of the Building of the Brooklyn Bridge
    • By: David McCullough
    • Narrated by: Nelson Runger
    • Length: 27 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,830
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,644
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,640

    This monumental book tells the enthralling story of one of the greatest accomplishments in our nation's history, the building of what was then the longest suspension bridge in the world.....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another Outstanding McCullough

    • By Ohad on 09-02-15

    Regular price: $57.95

    • Mornings on Horseback

    • By: David McCullough
    • Narrated by: Nelson Runger
    • Length: 19 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 883
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 769
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 766

    Winner of the 1982 National Book Award for Biography, Mornings on Horseback is the brilliant biography of the young Theodore Roosevelt....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Did not like this one

    • By Randall on 11-05-18

    Regular price: $37.75

    • Brave Companions

    • Portraits in History
    • By: David McCullough
    • Narrated by: David McCullough
    • Length: 11 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,015
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 911
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 894

    From Alexander von Humboldt to Charles and Anne Lindbergh, these are stories of people of great vision and daring whose achievements continue to inspire us today....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • I USUALLY LOVE THIS GUY

    • By Randall on 01-28-19

    Regular price: $27.95

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