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  • Reconstruction

  • America's Unfinished Revolution, 1863-1877
  • By: Eric Foner
  • Narrated by: Norman Dietz
  • Length: 30 hrs and 43 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 175
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 158
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 153

The period following the Civil War was one of the most controversial eras in American history. This comprehensive account of the period captures the drama of those turbulent years that played such an important role in shaping modern America.

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • Outdated edition!!

  • By Bruce on 11-02-17

Amateur Audio

Overall
3 out of 5 stars
Performance
1 out of 5 stars
Story
3 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 05-28-18

The audio quality is unusually poor. Sounds like this was recorded in a phone booth. Professor Foner and his work deserve better.

  • Nixon and Kissinger

  • By: Robert Dallek
  • Narrated by: Eric Conger
  • Length: 11 hrs and 13 mins
  • Abridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 81
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 38
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 39

Tapping into a wealth of recently declassified documents and tapes, Robert Dallek uncovers fascinating details about Nixon and Kissinger's tumultuous personal relationship and the extent to which they struggled to outdo each other in the quest for foreign policy achievements. With unprecedented detail, Dallek reveals Nixon's erratic behavior during Watergate and the extent to which Kissinger was complicit in trying to help Nixon use national security to prevent his impeachment or resignation.

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • This audiobook is abridged.

  • By Anna on 08-11-11

Warning: this audible version is NOT "unabridged"

Overall
3 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
3 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 07-16-16

Would you try another book from Robert Dallek and/or Eric Conger?

Dear Audible - this tape includes perhaps 40 percent of the Dallek work. Please update the description