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    • Gold!

    • The Story of the 1848 Gold Rush and How It Shaped a Nation
    • By: Fred Rosen
    • Narrated by: A. Smith Harrison
    • Length: 6 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A riveting true account of gold rush fever in mid-19th-century America, rich with the thrilling exploits of daring fortune seekers and dangerous outlaws. America was never the same after January 24, 1848. It was on that day that a carpenter named James Marshall discovered a tiny nugget of gold while building a sawmill at Sutter's Fort, just east of Sacramento, California. Marshall's find ignited a fever the nation had never known before.

    • The Story of the 1848 Gold Rush and How It Shaped a Nation
    • By: Fred Rosen
    • Narrated by: A. Smith Harrison
    • Length: 6 hrs and 57 mins
    • Release date: 02-08-16
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    Regular price: $19.95

    • Romancing the Room

    • How to Engage Your Audience, Court Your Crowd, and Speak Successfully in Public
    • By: Bruce Bean, James M. Wagstaffe
    • Narrated by: A. Smith Harrison
    • Length: 5 hrs and 23 mins
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    Why is a public speaker like an eager suitor? In this adroit guide to wooing your audience, James Wagstaffe explains how to get your message across by using techniques drawn from more personal encounters. Romancing the Room identifies the most important elements of public speaking: making a great first impression, presenting thoughts and ideas with charm and clarity, and getting people to agree with and commit to your proposals. Wagstaffe, a highly successful trial attorney and public speaking expert, reveals the ingenious tricks of the trade.

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    • Odd Man Out

    • A Memoir of the Holllywood Ten
    • By: Edward Dmytryk
    • Narrated by: A. Smith Harrison
    • Length: 7 hrs and 40 mins
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    In 1947, the House Un-American Activities Committee rudely interrupted the successful career and life of Edward Dmytryk, citing him with contempt of Congress. As a result, Dmytryk was fired by RKO and spent three years in England before returning to the United States to serve a six-month jail sentence and undergo a second round of hearings, during which he recanted and provided evidence against several of his former colleagues.

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