Jon Meacham
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Jon Meacham

Jon Meacham is a Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer. The author of the New York Times bestsellers Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power, American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House, Franklin and Winston, and Destiny and Power: The American Odyssey of George Herbert Walker Bush, he is a distinguished visiting professor at Vanderbilt University, a contributing writer for The New York Times Book Review, and a fellow of the Society of American Historians. Meacham lives in Nashville with his wife and children.

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Best Sellers

    • The Soul of America

    • The Battle for Our Better Angels
    • By: Jon Meacham
    • Narrated by: Fred Sanders, Jon Meacham
    • Length: 10 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,831
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,535
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,517

    Our current climate of partisan fury is not new, and in The Soul of America Meacham shows us how what Abraham Lincoln called the “better angels of our nature” have repeatedly won the day....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • He takes the long view, displays pattern,Hopeful

    • By zachary on 07-04-18

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power

    • By: Jon Meacham
    • Narrated by: Edward Herrmann, Jon Meacham
    • Length: 18 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,125
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,662
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,643

    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....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Man and Biography Relevant to Our Day

    • By Darwin8u on 11-14-12

    Regular price: $38.50

    • American Lion

    • Andrew Jackson in the White House
    • By: Jon Meacham
    • Narrated by: Richard McGonagle
    • Length: 17 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 916
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 735
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 726

    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....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • When the time for action has come, stop thinking.

    • By Darwin8u on 05-21-18

    Regular price: $39.93

    • Destiny and Power

    • The American Odyssey of George Herbert Walker Bush
    • By: Jon Meacham
    • Narrated by: Paul Michael
    • Length: 25 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,057
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 940
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 942

    In this brilliant biography, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jon Meacham chronicles the life of George Herbert Walker Bush....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fair and insightful

    • By Jean on 12-02-15

    Regular price: $42.00

    • Franklin and Winston

    • By: Jon Meacham
    • Narrated by: Grover Gardner
    • Length: 13 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 404
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 238
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 236

    Franklin Roosevelt and Winston Churchill were the greatest leaders of "the Greatest Generation"...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Franklin and Winston Review

    • By Ronald Hull on 01-29-04

    Regular price: $31.93

    • American Gospel

    • God, the Founding Fathers, and the Making of a Nation
    • By: Jon Meacham
    • Narrated by: Grover Gardner
    • Length: 7 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 300
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 136
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 134

    In American Gospel, New York Times best-selling author Jon Meacham sets the record straight on the history of religion in American public life....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • what you weren't taught in school

    • By Stanley on 06-12-06

    Regular price: $26.60

    • Impeachment

    • An American History
    • By: Jon Meacham, Timothy Naftali, Peter Baker, and others
    • Narrated by: Fred Sanders
    • Length: 7 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 54
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 49
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 47

    In the first book to consider these three presidents alone (Johnson, Nixon, and Clinton), and the one thing they have in common, Jeffrey Engel, Jon Meacham, Timothy Naftali, and Peter Baker explain that the basis and process of impeachment is more political than it is a legal verdict.... 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • May not scratch your personal itch, but read it anyway!

    • By Marshall Lawrence on 11-17-18

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Thomas Jefferson: President and Philosopher

    • By: Jon Meacham
    • Narrated by: Edward Herrmann
    • Length: 4 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 22

    In this special edition of the #1 New York Times bestselling Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jon Meacham, young listeners will learn about the life and political philosophy of one of our Founding Fathers....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Pretty superficial

    • By GregMunno on 05-24-17

    Regular price: $25.20

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