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 2,339
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,101
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,087

    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 3,951
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,506
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,487

    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 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 872
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 693
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 685

    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....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Unlikable Old Hickory

    • By John M on 01-05-09

    Regular price: $39.93

    • 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
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14

    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.... 

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Franklin and Winston

    • By: Jon Meacham
    • Narrated by: Grover Gardner
    • Length: 13 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 381
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 218
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 216

    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

    • 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 871
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 773
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 778

    From Pulitzer Prize winner and number-one New York Times best-selling author Jon Meacham comes a sweeping yet intimate biography of George H. W. Bush....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A compelling read

    • By ShelleyCS on 11-30-15

    Regular price: $42.00

    • 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 286
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 124
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 122

    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

    • 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 24
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20

    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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