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    • The Dead Drink First

    • By: Dale Maharidge
    • Narrated by: Dale Maharidge
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    Dale Maharidge’s father, like many World War II veterans, never talked about “the good war”. There was just one clue to his dad’s experience as a US Marine - a portrait with a close friend that hung permanently in their home. In The Dead Drink First, Dale, now a Pulitzer Prize-winning author, recounts his 18-year quest to find and repatriate the missing remains of his dad’s buddy, Herman Walter Mulligan, 73 years after he was killed in action.

    Regular price: $7.95

    • About Face

    • By: Colonel David H. Hackworth US Army Ret., Julie Sherman
    • Narrated by: John Pruden
    • Length: 45 hrs
    • Unabridged
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    From age 15 to 40, David Hackworth devoted himself to the US Army and fast became a living legend. In 1971, however, he appeared on television to decry the doomed war effort in Vietnam. With About Face, he has written what many Vietnam veterans have called the most important book of their generation.

    Regular price: $27.26

    • The Gulag Archipelago

    • By: Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
    • Narrated by: Jordan B. Peterson, Ignat Solzhenitsyn
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    A vast canvas of camps, prisons, transit centres and secret police, of informers and spies and interrogators but also of everyday heroism, The Gulag Archipelago is Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's grand masterwork. Based on the testimony of some 200 survivors, and on the recollection of Solzhenitsyn's own 11 years in labour camps and exile, it chronicles the story of those at the heart of the Soviet Union who opposed Stalin, and for whom the key to survival lay not in hope but in despair.

    Regular price: $26.17

    • The Man Who Sold America

    • Trump and the Unraveling of the American Story
    • By: Joy-Ann Reid
    • Narrated by: Joy-Ann Reid
    • Length: 8 hrs
    • Unabridged
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    The media star and host of MSNBC’s Am Joy - called “a heroine of the Resistance” by the New York Times - offers concrete advice and insight for dealing with the outrages of the Trump administration and offers a progressive road map to preserve and protect America’s future as a beacon of democracy. 

    Regular price: $27.37

    • Songs of America

    • Patriotism, Protest, and the Music That Made a Nation
    • By: Jon Meacham, Tim McGraw
    • Narrated by: Jon Meacham, Tim McGraw
    • Length: 9 hrs
    • Unabridged
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    From “The Star-Spangled Banner” to “Born in the USA”, Jon Meacham and Tim McGraw take listeners on a moving and insightful journey through eras in American history and the songs and performers that inspired us. Meacham chronicles our history, exploring the stories behind the songs, and Tim McGraw reflects on them as an artist and performer. Their perspectives combine to create a unique view of the role music has played in uniting and shaping a nation. 

    Regular price: $28.00

    • The British Are Coming

    • The War for America, Lexington to Princeton, 1775-1777 (Abridged)
    • By: Rick Atkinson
    • Narrated by: George Newbern, Rick Atkinson - intro
    • Length: 12 hrs and 55 mins
    • Abridged
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    Abridged edition: Rick Atkinson, author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning An Army at Dawn, has long been admired for his deeply researched, stunningly vivid narrative histories. Now he turns his attention to a new war, and in the initial volume of the Revolution Trilogy he recounts the first 21 months of America’s violent war for independence. From the battles at Lexington and Concord in spring 1775 to those at Trenton and Princeton in winter 1777, American militiamen and then the ragged Continental Army take on the world’s most formidable fighting force.

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Right Kind of Crazy

    • Navy SEAL, Covert Operative, and Boy Scout from Hell
    • By: Clint Emerson
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    Clint Emerson is the only SEAL ever inducted into the International Spy Museum. Operating from the shadows, with an instinct for running towards trouble, his unique skill set made him the perfect hybrid of elite and modern day counterintelligence agent. Emerson spent his career on the bleeding edge of intelligence and operations, often specializing in solo missions that took advantage of subterfuge, improvisation, the best in recon and surveillance tech, and even elements of Hollywood disguise to combat the changing global battlefield.

    Regular price: $17.00

    • The New Negro

    • The Life of Alain Locke
    • By: Jeffrey C. Stewart
    • Narrated by: Bill Andrew Quinn
    • Length: 45 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In The New Negro: The Life of Alain Locke, Jeffrey C. Stewart offers the definitive biography of the father of the Harlem Renaissance, based on the extant primary sources of his life and on interviews with those who knew him personally. He narrates the education of Locke, including his becoming the first African American Rhodes Scholar, earning a PhD in philosophy at Harvard University, and his long career as a professor at Howard University. And yet he became most closely associated with the flowering of black culture in Jazz Age America.

    Regular price: $34.99

    • One Giant Leap

    • The Untold Story of How We Flew to the Moon
    • By: Charles Fishman
    • Narrated by: Fred Sanders
    • Length: 14 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In One Giant Leap, Charles Fishman introduces listeners to the men and women tasked with putting a man on the moon. From the halls of MIT, where the eccentric and legendary digital pioneer Charles Draper created the two computers aboard Apollo 11, to the factories where hundreds of women weaved computer programs with copper wire, Fishman captures the sweeping achievement of these ordinary Americans. This is the captivating story of men and women charged with changing the world as we know it.

    Regular price: $22.67

    • Our Harlem

    • Seven Days of Cooking, Music and Soul at the Red Rooster with Marcus Samuelsson
    • By: Marcus Samuelsson
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    Make an audio pilgrimage to Harlem with Ethiopian and Swedish chef, TV personality, and restaurateur Marcus Samuelsson, and get to know the food, history, music, and—most importantly—the people of an iconic neighborhood that Marcus knows as his home and the home of his Red Rooster restaurant. Special guests join Marcus each day of the week to cook, sip cocktails and make their Harlem our Harlem, including Melba Wilson, Jelani Cobb, Bevy Smith, Kevin Young, for starters.

    • Seven Days of Cooking, Music and Soul at the Red Rooster with Marcus Samuelsson
    • By: Marcus Samuelsson
    • Length: Not Yet Known
    • Release date: 06-27-19
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    Regular price: $29.95

    • Sam Houston and the Alamo Avengers

    • The Texas Victory That Changed American History
    • By: Brian Kilmeade
    • Length: 10 hrs
    • Unabridged
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    In March 1836, the Mexican army led by General Santa Anna massacred about 200-250 Texans who had been trapped in a tiny adobe church in San Antonio for 13 days. American legends Jim Bowie and Davey Crockett died there, along with other Americans who had moved to Texas looking for a fresh start. The devastating loss galvanized the surviving Texans. Under General Sam Houston, a maverick with a rocky past, the tiny army of settlers rallied.

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Appeasement

    • Chamberlain, Hitler, Churchill, and the Road to War
    • By: Tim Bouverie
    • Narrated by: John Sessions
    • Length: 22 hrs and 3 mins
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    On a wet afternoon in September 1938, Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain stepped off an airplane and announced that his visit to Hitler had averted the greatest crisis in recent memory. It was, he later assured the crowd in Downing Street, "peace for our time." Less than a year later, Germany invaded Poland and the Second World War began. Appeasement is a groundbreaking history of the disastrous years of indecision, failed diplomacy, and parliamentary infighting that enabled Hitler's domination of Europe.

    Regular price: $42.00

    • The Plaza

    • The Secret Life of America's Most Famous Hotel
    • By: Julie Satow
    • Narrated by: Jefferson Mays
    • Length: 11 hrs and 13 mins
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    The Plaza is the account of one vaunted New York City address that has become synonymous with wealth and scandal, opportunity and tragedy. With glamour on the surface and strife behind the scenes, it is the story of how one hotel became a mirror reflecting New York's place at the center of the country's cultural narrative for over a century. 

    Regular price: $29.65

    • Civilized to Death

    • What Was Lost on the Way to Modernity
    • By: Christopher Ryan
    • Length: 11 hrs
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    The New York Times best-selling coauthor of Sex at Dawn explores the ways in which “progress” has perverted the way we live: how we eat, learn, feel, mate, parent, communicate, work, and die.  

    Regular price: $22.67

    • Three Sisters in Black

    • The Bizarre True Case of the Bathtub Tragedy
    • By: Norman Zierold
    • Narrated by: Gabrielle de Cuir
    • Length: 7 hrs
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    On November 29, 1909, police were called to a ramshackle home in East Orange, New Jersey, where they found the emaciated body of 24-year-old Oceana "Ocey" Snead facedown in the bathtub - dead of an apparent suicide by drowning. There was even a note left behind. But it would not take authorities long to discover that Ocey's death was no suicide. And Ocey's own mother and two aunts were far from the sorrowful caretakers they appeared to be.

    Regular price: $15.43

    • Ill Winds

    • Saving Democracy from Russian Rage, Chinese Ambition, and American Complacency
    • By: Larry Diamond
    • Narrated by: Larry Diamond
    • Length: 13 hrs and 12 mins
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    Larry Diamond has made it his life's work to secure democracy's future by understanding its past and by advising dissidents fighting autocracy around the world. Ill Winds' core argument is stark: the defense and advancement of democratic ideals relies on US global leadership. If we do not reclaim our traditional place as the keystone of democracy, today's authoritarian swell could become a tsunami, providing an opening for Vladimir Putin, Xi Jinping, and their admirers to turn the 21st century into a dark time of despotism.

    • Saving Democracy from Russian Rage, Chinese Ambition, and American Complacency
    • By: Larry Diamond
    • Narrated by: Larry Diamond
    • Length: 13 hrs and 12 mins
    • Release date: 06-11-19
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    Regular price: $31.50

    • The Washington War

    • FDR's Inner Circle and the Politics of Power That Won World War II
    • By: James Lacey
    • Narrated by: Ray Porter, James Lacey
    • Length: 19 hrs and 34 mins
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    The Washington War is the story of how the Second World War was fought and won in the capital’s halls of power - and how the United States, which in December 1941 had a nominal army and a decimated naval fleet, was able in only 30 months to fling huge forces onto the European continent and shortly thereafter shatter Imperial Japan’s Pacific strongholds. Three quarters of a century after the overwhelming defeat of the totalitarian Axis forces, the terrifying, razor-thin calculus on which so many critical decisions turned has been forgotten....

    Regular price: $38.50

    • A Bite-Sized History of France

    • Gastronomic Tales of Revolution, War, and Enlightenment
    • By: Stephane Henaut, Jeni Mitchell
    • Narrated by: Derek Perkins
    • Length: 11 hrs and 18 mins
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    From the cassoulet that won a war to the crêpe that doomed Napoleon, from the rebellions sparked by bread and salt to the new cuisines forged by empire, the history of France is intimately entwined with its gastronomic pursuits. A witty exploration of the facts and legends surrounding some of the most popular French foods and wines by a French cheesemonger and an American academic, A Bite-Sized History of France tells the compelling and often surprising story of France from the Roman era to modern times.

    Regular price: $20.99

    • This America

    • The Case for the Nation
    • By: Jill Lepore
    • Narrated by: Jill Lepore
    • Length: 2 hrs and 36 mins
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    At a time of much despair over the future of liberal democracy, Harvard historian Jill Lepore makes a stirring case for the nation in This America. Since the end of the Cold War, Lepore writes, American historians have largely retreated from the idea of "the nation", in part because the rise of political nationalism has rendered it suspect and unpalatable. Bucking this trend, however, Lepore argues forcefully that the nation demands scrutiny. Without an honest reckoning with America's collective past, we will be at the mercy of unscrupulous demagogues....

    Regular price: $14.00

    • Hardcore History

    • By: Dan Carlin
    • Length: 8 hrs and 32 mins
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    Dan Carlin’s hit podcast has become known for its unique blend of high drama, enthralling narration, and Twilight Zone-style twists. Hardcore History will challenge readers to ask themselves: what happens to the everyman caught in the gears of history? Idiosyncratic and erudite, offbeat yet profound, Hardcore History presents history in a wildly original way, making the past immediately relevant to our very turbulent present.

    Regular price: $13.08

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