Taylor Branch
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Taylor Branch

Taylor Branch is the bestselling author of Parting the Waters: America in the King Years, 1954-63 (which won the Pulitzer Prize), Pillar of Fire: America in the King Years, 1963-65, and At Canaan's Edge: America in the King Years, 1965-1968. The author of two other nonfiction books and a novel, Branch is a former staff member of The Washington Monthly, Harper's, and Esquire. He lives in Baltimore, Maryland.

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Best Sellers

    • Parting the Waters

    • America in the King Years 1954-63
    • By: Taylor Branch
    • Narrated by: Prentice Onayemi, Janina Edwards
    • Length: 45 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
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      5 out of 5 stars 9

    In volume one of his America in the King Years, Pulitzer Prize winner Taylor Branch gives a masterly account of the American civil rights movement....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Mesmerizing from start to finish

    • By John B Hammontree on 03-20-19

    Regular price: $57.95

    • Pillar of Fire

    • America in the King Years 1963-65
    • By: Taylor Branch
    • Length: 37 hrs
    • Unabridged
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    In the second volume of his three-part history, Taylor Branch portrays the civil rights movement at its zenith, recounting the climactic struggles as they commanded the national stage....

    Regular price: $37.79

    • At Canaan's Edge

    • America in the King Years 1965-68
    • By: Taylor Branch
    • Narrated by: Joe Morton
    • Length: 9 hrs and 54 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 94
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 54
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 55

    At Canaan's Edge concludes America in the King Years, a three-volume history that will endure as a masterpiece of storytelling on American race, violence, and democracy....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • I hate abridged books

    • By Susan on 10-19-10

    Regular price: $27.95

    • The King Years

    • Historic Moments in the Civil Rights Movement
    • By: Taylor Branch
    • Narrated by: Leslie Odom Jr.
    • Length: 6 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33

    The essential moments of the civil rights movement are introduced and set in historical context by the author of the magisterial America in the King Years trilogy....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Just made me want to watch Eyes on the Prize

    • By Julie W. Capell on 02-16-19

    Regular price: $22.95

    • The Clinton Tapes

    • Wrestling History with the President
    • By: Taylor Branch
    • Narrated by: Taylor Branch
    • Length: 10 hrs and 42 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 45
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19

    A groundbreaking book about the modern presidency, The Clinton Tapes invites readers into private dialogue with a gifted, tormented, resilient President of the United States....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Clinton Tapes

    • By Capt. on 11-07-09

    Regular price: $31.93

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